Nintendo has confirmed that Xenoblade Chronicles 3: Future Redeemed will release next week, the final downloadable content to be released through the game’s Expansion Pass.
Previously promised to be made available before 31st December 2023, it is now releasing much earlier than many had expected – Tuesday 25th April in North America, which will be early on Wednesday 26th April for those in Europe.
Set before the events in Xenoblade Chronicles 3, you will have the chance to “join a cast of new and familiar characters in an original story scenario that connects all three instalments in the Xenoblade Chronicles series.” You can expect new battle mechanics such as Unity Combo, where two characters can attack in unison.
There are three waves of downloadable content for the Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Expansion Pass that have already been made available, which had offered:
Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Expansion Pass Volume 1:
Items to support your adventure
- Consumable items: Nopon Coin (Silver) x30, Nopon Coin (Gold) x10
- Accessories: “Iron Temple Guard”, “Circlet of Wisdom”, “Silver Belt”, “Auto-Balancer”, “Glass Memory”, “Nopon Strap”
Outfit colour variants
- Noah – Color #02
- Mio – Color #02
- Eunie – Color #02
- Taion – Color #02
- Lanz – Color #02
- Sena – Color #02
Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Expansion Pass Volume 2:
- New Hero character: Ino – complete her quest to add her to your party and unlock a new class!
- Challenge Battles – test your mettle in consecutive battles against tough enemies to earn rewards!
- New swimwear outfits
Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Expansion Pass Volume 3:
- New Hero character: Masha – complete her quest to add her to your party and unlock a new class!
- New Challenge Battle: “Archsage’s Gauntlet” – select only one character and battle wave after wave of enemies to earn rewards.
- Craft Accessories: After adding Masha to your party, you can craft new accessories using crystals collected in “Archsage’s Gauntlet”.
- New throwback outfits
Xenoblade Chronicles 3 is now available at retail and digitally on the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch worldwide.