Rumour: Could Monolith Soft’s Website Be A Hint At A Xenoblade 3 Nintendo Direct?

Probably not.

Rumours about a September Nintendo Direct are swirling faster than water down a toilet bowl, thanks to a “leak” from industry insider Zippo, and Nintendo historically doing something in September for at least the last five years. If that evidence sounds shaky to you, then perhaps this newest clue will help: Xenoblade developer Monolith Soft’s website is being taken down for maintenance on Wednesday, September 8th — the first time since 2017.

“But websites undergo maintenance all the time,” you say, eyes rolling in a way that says “please stop with these Nintendo Direct rumours”. Perhaps you’re right, imaginary detractor, and yet… it certainly is suspicious. After all, Monolith Soft’s website is where you would see news about Xenoblade. Plus, they were hiring recently. And there are a lot of Xenoblade 3 rumours. And the voice actor said she “thinks” there’s another one on the way.

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