Nintendo showed off a ton of new footage for Xenoblade Chronicles 2 during today's Nintendo Direct. The game is looking better than ever with its new visual style, intriguing characters, and the many different titans that appear. Most importantly of all, however, they announced an official release date, confirming what many had doubted: Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is indeed coming in 2017.

The game focuses on many different cultures that base their lifestyle around the world's different titans. The main character is a boy named Rex, who lives on the back of a small titan. You can check out more about the story and gameplay in the video above!

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 will also have a collector's edition and a special pro controller themed after the game. It will launch for the Nintendo Switch on December 1st.

Source: Nintendo Direct