Monolith Soft's Xenoblade Chronicles, an RPG that originally released on Wii in 2012 to rave reviews, is heading to the New Nintendo 3DS, and will not be compatible with previously released versions of the hardware. The game will take full advantage of the machine's new speed and C-stick functionality.

The game is slated to drop at an unspecified time in 2015. No details were provided for other regions.