Metroid Dread, Mario Party Superstars, NBA 2k22 and More Headed to Nintendo Switch in October

Published 09/30/2021, 3:01 PM EDT


The fall season has taken over the world, which will soon bring out a roster of impressive titles and brand-new hardware. Nintendo Switch users have finally received an upgraded version of Switch with the OLED Model. It will now offer a larger screen and upgraded visuals that will guarantee splendid visuals.

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Fans can not only pick up this fantastic new device on 8 October but also get their hands on a range of great titles. October is turning out to be a great time to be a Nintendo fan with titles like Metroid Dread, NBA 2k22, Mario Party Superstars, and more on their way.

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Exciting time to be a Nintendo Switch fan this fall season]

According to a report by Nintendo Life, October is going to be a great time for Switch users. A roster of 4 top-rated titles and new version of Switch all releasing in October.

Metroid Dread (8th October): Gamers will get a chance to once again step in the shoes of bounty hunter ‘Samus Aran’ in the next iteration of Metroid. Nintendo first announced the title earlier in the year, during summer’s biggest gaming event in E3. Now, the game is just a few weeks away from worldwide release.

Super Monkey Ball Banana Mania (October 5th): Another splendid title is making its way to Switch, which was also teased during this year’s E3. Fans can experience the frenzy of the Banana collection. This will be an enhanced version of the original game with over 300 new courses.

Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water (28th October): Wii U’s exclusive franchise, Fatal Frame is finally heading to Switch this fall. This survival horror title will pit you against an army of ghastly beings that can only be taken down with your mysterious camera.

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Mario Party Superstars (29th October): This title is packed to the gills with over 100 mini-games from the original trilogy of Mario Party games that were released on Nintendo 64. As a part of the budding new franchise of Mario Party, it serves as a direct sequel that will take over fall season.

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What do you think about this list of titles? Are you looking forward to these games? Be sure to share your thoughts in the comments below.

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Ayank Chourasia

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Ayank Chourasia is a senior writer for eSports at EssentiallySports and has been professionally writing since 2016 and has worked across many fields. He regularly keeps tabs on a wide range of professional esports like Dota 2, Valorant, CS and fighting games. He has been an ardent gamer since his childhood, and became a defender of the ancients in Dota 2 during his college days.

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