Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition

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When is Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition for the Nintendo Switch going to be released? This page will detail the game's official release date, as well as available purchase options.

When Will Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition Be Released?

May 29th, 2020

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On March 26th, 2020, Nintendo of America revealed in a tweet that Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition will be released globally for the Nintendo Switch on May 29th, 2020. At the time of the announcement, the game was also made available for pre-purchase through the Official Site.

While you will be unable to play the game until its May 29th release, it has already been made available for preloading, so you can buy it, download it, and enjoy it as soon as the game goes live. Note that downloading to your console will require 13.7 GB of space.

Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition Purchase Options

Standard Edition (Physical Copy)

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The standard physical copy will be sold by participating stores, available for $59.99 USD (not including tax). At the present, many stores may not be operating, so you can instead order it from their website. The following list displays verified carriers in the US.

Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Works Set (Collector's Edition)

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A collector's edition of the game, titled Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Works Set (Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition Collector's Set in the UK) will also be available for physical purchase. This upgraded set includes the game, as well as an art book that contains 250 pages of game illustrations. It will be made available at the same time as the standard release.

The bundle will go for $79.99 USD (plus tax). It can be found at Gamestop, Amazon, Target, as well as Best Buy, although it is currently sold out by most retailers.

Digital Download

Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition can be purchased and downloaded directly from the Nintendo eShop and purchased via Credit/Debit card, or by redeeming a Nintendo eShop Gift Card. Connecting to the eShop will require an internet connection, and downloading will require 13.7 GB of space on your Nintendo Switch.

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