Nintendo Switch games SHOCK, as another HUGE release gets a 2017 release date

fans have been treated to more good news, as the blockbuster game releases just keep on coming.

Playtonic Games has announced plans to release 3D platform game Yooka-Laylee in 2017.

The Super Mario Odyssey rival has been given a December 14 release date on Nintendo Switch.

And to ensure you receive the game the second it launches, you can pre-order from the eShop on December 7.

Even better news is that the Nintendo Switch edition comes with a host of tweaks and upgrades.

This includes single Joy-Con play in multiplayer, new camera options and control schemes.

You can take a closer look at Yooka-Laylee on Nintendo Switch in the gallery below…

“Yooka-Laylee for Nintendo Switch features a shed-load of polish and updates, including single-JoyCon play across all eight multiplayer games, a custom Achievement system, plus the ability to take our collecting duo on the go without the need for extravagant extension leads!” reads a Playtonic blog post.

“The Playtonic team has spent many, many months optimising Yooka-Laylee for Nintendo Switch (with technical help and support from Nintendo and Unity themselves!) and we believe we’re delivering a version Nintendo fans can be proud of.

“Players can expect a quality experience both on and away from the television and on top of that, Switch players will benefit from the huge list of updates we’ve added since launch such as a brand new camera mode, control improvements, menu options, music… and a lot more!”

In the meantime, fans can grab discounts on Nintendo Switch eShop games.

The latest eShop sale includes discounts on games like Rayman Legends Definitive Edition.

Other highlights include I Am Setsuna for £17.99, Spelunker Party for £16.24 and Neon Chrome for £10.39.

Amazon, GAME and other retailers recently as part of Black Friday and Cyber Monday.