Getting a bit uninterested in cutesie video games like Snipperclips, Arms and 1-2 Switch on Nintendo Switch? Is Splatoon only a bit too touchy-feely to your liking?
Good information, then: Bethesda is bringing DOOM, one in every of its greatest (and presumably bloodiest) video games from final yr to the Nintendo’s new console, alongside Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus someday in 2018.
The two video games be part of fellow Bethesda title, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, which can arrive on the Nintendo Switch on November 17.
Why is that this vital?
For one, it implies that Nintendo Switch is getting the most effective video games of 2016 which, in and of itself, is an enormous deal. But two, it means third-party publishers are returning to a Nintendo system after distancing themselves throughout the Wii U years.
Finally, these video games actively confront the concept that Nintendo consoles skew in the direction of a youthful viewers. That’s value mentioning as a result of, though a good quantity of individuals beneath the age of 18 do personal the system, in line with knowledge launched by Nintendo, 46% of Nintendo Switch homeowners are ages 25-34.
Does that imply Nintendo’s prone to go full NC-17 anytime quickly?
No. But it bodes nicely that firms like Rockstar and Bethesda are actively combating that stigma and maintaining a tally of Nintendo – particularly whereas they’re creating the following technology of Grand Theft Auto and Fallout.