Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition lands on May 11 it will bring the most played sandbox in the world to a new gaming platform. Minecraft on Switch supports the Pro controller, which can support up to eight players online and four local players in split-screen mode. It also comes with the Super Mario Mash-Up Pack, which adds classic Mario characters and locations directly into the game.
Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition, including the Super Mario Mash-Up pack, will launch in Nintendo #eShop on May 11. pic.twitter.com/VPxJ726Ex9
-- Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) April 12, 2017 Nintendo announced the date of release for Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition during its Nintendo Direct live stream, during which it revealed details regarding Arms, Splatoon 2, and more games coming to the 3DS and Switch.