Original game shipped for the Wii in 2010


Nintendo revealed during its Nintendo Direct stream on Wednesday that Monolith Software is developing a remake of its Xenoblade Chronicles game titled Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition. The game’s trailer shows that the game will have overhauled graphics and models, and it reveals the game’s 2020 release date.


Nintendo released the original Xenoblade Chronicles for the Wii in Japan in 2010, Europe in 2011, and North America in 2012. Nintendo released Xenoblade Chronicles 3D for the New Nintendo 3DS in April 2015 in North America and Europe. The Xenoblade Chronicles X “spiritual successor” shipped for the Wii U system in December 2015. Takahashi previously expressed a desire to port Xenoblade Chronicles X to the Switch.

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 shipped for the Switch in December 2017.

Source: Nintendo‘s YouTube channel