Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Release Date Confirmed; Special Edition Revealed

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Sep 14

Xenoblade Chronicles 2, the new entry in the series developed by Monolith Soft, is going to be released in just a few months in the West, Nintendo confirmed.

During yesterday’s Nintendo Direct, the Japanese publisher confirmed that the highly anticipated Japanese role-playing game will be released in North America and Europe on December 1st.

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Additionally, the Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Special Edition has been detailed. It will include a copy of the game as well as a a soundtrack CD, a 220-page art book, and a special steelbook case. A Xenoblade Chronicles 2 themed Switch Pro Controller will also be released on December 1st.

In case you have missed yesterday’s Nintendo Direct segment focused on the game, you can check it out in full below.

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Take a closer look at Xenoblade Chronicles 2 with Azurda, a Titan! Explore Alrest, an endless ocean of clouds, where the last remnants of civilization live on the backs of colossal beasts. You can form powerful bonds with Blades, unique beings granting tremendous power to their users, called Drivers. Check out the surprises that await you in this Nintendo Direct!

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 launches exclusively on Nintendo Switch on December 1st. We will keep you updated on the game as soon as more come in on it, so stay tuned for all the latest news.