Nintendo announced today that Yoshi’s New Island is set to release in North America on Friday, March 14, 2014. The press release that confirmed the release date also had a short description of the upcoming title:
Nintendo has great Nintendo 3DS games planned for early 2014 to keep the momentum going. Yoshi’s New Island launches March 14 in stores and in the Nintendo eShop. The game is being produced by Takashi Tezuka, the creative director of the original Yoshi’s Island for Super NES. Yoshi reunites with Baby Mario in a gorgeous landscape to help him to safety. Flutter jumps, ground pounds and egg throws all return, along with some new actions that use the unique features of Nintendo 3DS.
No word on a release date in other regions. Are you excited for the game? Are you planning on picking it up? Share in the comments below!