France’s biggest gaming website Jeuxvideo has been on a roll today with Xbox leaks and has more Nintendo and Microsoft collaboration information. The site says that Nintendo and the Xbox Team have had regular meetings in Redmond Washington about partnership. The site says firstly that Cuphead and Ori and the Blind Forest will come to the Nintendo Switch platform and that more than 100 Xbox games will be available on the Nintendo Switch via Xbox Game Pass via X Cloud before the end of the year. Here’s a summary from Reset Era member Ex-Actarus:
- Nintendo and Microsoft had several meetings in Redmond regarding their upcoming partnership
- They confirm Ori and the Blind Forest will come on the Swith, but Cuphead as well
- More than 100 Xbox games will be available on Switch via Gamepass and/or X Cloud ( before the end of the year )
- Rare games could also come to the Switch. No details, but jeuxvideo.com believes Rare Replay could be a good candidate.
- No mention of Scalebound during their investigation
- Their sources refuses to say if Nintendo games could end up on Microsoft platforms
- A high profile Microsoft franchise ( Halo, Forza or Gears ) could come on the Nintendo Switch. However, they don’t know in what capacity ( 360 port ? Xbox One game ? ). This is still under discussion between Microsoft and Nintendo.
- Confirmed by jeuxvideo.com : meetings between Nintendo and Microsoft, Ori and the Blind Forest, Cuphead, Gamepass and X Cloud coming to the Switch
- Rumors : Halo, Forza or Gears and Rare games coming to the Switch