Video: Nintendo Shares New Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Footage

Image: Nintendo, Monolith Soft

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 will be arriving on the Nintendo Switch this July, and in the lead-up to the big release, its official Japanese social account has been sharing new clips of gameplay and cinematics.

The latest one was uploaded yesterday, and although it’s only a brief look at a cinematic, it’s still exciting to see some new footage of this anticipated release. Here it is via Twitter:

If you’re wondering what exactly it’s about, here’s a translation by @AegisFloral via the unofficial Xenoblade Twitter account @XenobladeEN. It shows off what appears to be a younger Ethel, who is now an enemy, saving Noah from Keves.

“Ethel had once saved Noah from Keves when he was just a child soldier of Agnus. Noah and the others looked up to Ethel from then onwards. So why on Aionios is she attacking them as enemies now…?”

Here’s a look at Ethel’s current form:

Ethel Xenoblade
Image: Nintendo, Monolith Soft

Keves’s “Colony 4″ military commander. Dual wield with a slender sword.”

As noted in a follow-up tweet, featuring some previously shown footage, it’s mentioned once again how you’ll be able to swap between characters while in the field (translation once again provided by @AegisFloral):

“You can change between Noah or the others at any time while you’re on the move. Switch to your favorite party member and move around the field!”

If you would like to learn more about Xenoblade Chronicles 3, you can find out about the battle system and get a rundown on some of the quality of life changes.

Will you be picking up Xenoblade Chronicle 3 when it arrives on Switch on 29th July? Leave a comment down below.

Related Posts

Xbox Celebrates the Gaming and Disability Community for Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) is a great time to bring visibility to the importance of digital access and inclusion and to celebrate the over 400 million …

Read more

World of Warships: Legends Spring Update is Now Live

A whole new branch makes its appearance as early access ships. European destroyers sport powerful torpedoes and solid artillery, along with Repair Party consumable starting from Tier …

Read more

Check out May EA Play Member Rewards for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Members

May continues to rain in new content for EA Play members! Whether players are running the pitch in FIFA 22 in their Inter Milan “Made in Milano” …

Read more

Xbox and 88rising: Music, Games, and Shared Experiences

Music and gaming have always been synonymous with each other, and when perfectly paired, the combo of audio and visual storytelling can often lead us to emotional …

Read more

Slipknot vs. Zeus: Legendary Metal Band Enters the Battleground of the Gods in Smite

The mosh pit is in mid-lane of the Battleground of the Gods, thanks to the all-new Slipknot crossover event. Smite has partnered with the world-famous heavy metal …

Read more

Six Reasons to Play Ogre

Ogre is the official adaptation of the legendary and multi-award-winning wargame from Steve Jackson games, and it’s coming to Xbox! Ogre is a turn-based strategy game full …

Read more

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.