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News: The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Confirmed for November

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Confirmed for November

Europe all set alongside North America

Since its announcement during a previous Nintendo Direct, fans have been hotly anticipating The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds for Nintendo 3DS; after all, the game is a direct sequel to one of the most beloved SNES games of all time, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. During this morning's...

News: Nintendo Unleashes an Awesome Sizzle Reel of Upcoming Wii U eShop Titles

Nintendo Unleashes an Awesome Sizzle Reel of Upcoming Wii U eShop Titles

There are a lot of them

Not too long ago Nintendo of America's Dan Adelman stated that 20-30 "new Indie games" could come to the Wii U eShop by the end of the year. Based on a sizzle reel released by Nintendo of Europe and broadcast as part of today's Nintendo Direct presentation, that number seems entirely feasible. Below are all of the games...

News: Animal Crossing Plaza and Miiverse Community Open on Wii U

Animal Crossing Plaza and Miiverse Community Open on Wii U

Available now, and is essentially an AC WaraWara Plaza

Today's Nintendo Direct broadcasts across multiple territories may have been focused on providing details of previously revealed titles, but there was still the occasional surprise. One of these is the Animal Crossing Plaza on Wii U, which will be available today for free, and serves as a...

Nintendo Direct: Watch The North American Presentation Live

Watch The North American Presentation Live

Come for the games, stay for the banter

It's been a while, hasn't it? But fear not, a new Nintendo Direct is upon us, containing juicy news relating to "previously announced" Wii U and 3DS titles. You can watch the entire broadcast on this very page, and we'll be supplying blow-by-blow coverage as well. You can also chat freely with other Nintendo...

News: New Nintendo Direct Coming August 7th, Focus Is "Previously Announced" Wii U And 3DS Software

New Nintendo Direct Coming August 7th, Focus Is "Previously Announced" Wii U And 3DS Software

Takes place at 3pm UK / 4pm CEST / 7am PT

Nintendo has confirmed that a new Nintendo Direct broadcast will be taking place tomorrow. According to an email sent out in the last half hour, the Direct will offer details on "previously announced" titles for the Wii U and 3DS games consoles. The broadcast will air at 3pm UK time Could this be the...

News: Nintendo Zone StreetPass Relay System Announced

Nintendo Zone StreetPass Relay System Announced

Easier StreetPass hits for all

As part of today's surprise Nintendo Direct Mini broadcasts, both Nintendo of America and its European counterpart confirmed a Nintendo Zone StreetPass Enhancement to help all 3DS owners make the most of the functionality. Said to be on the way "in a few weeks" on both sides of the Atlantic, this upgrade will use the...

News: Purchase Pikmin 3 And Receive A 30% eShop Discount On The Wonderful 101

Purchase Pikmin 3 And Receive A 30% eShop Discount On The Wonderful 101

Exclusive promotion for European buyers who go digital

During Nintendo of Europe's surprise Nintendo Direct Mini broadcast, the company revealed that customers who purchase a download copy of Pikmin 3 will receive a fantastic 30 per cent discount on the highly anticipated The Wonderful 101 on the eShop. Satoru Shibata, President of Nintendo of...

Video: New Nintendo Direct Mini Broadcasts Released

New Nintendo Direct Mini Broadcasts Released

Check them out here

In what's rapidly becoming a rather busy day for fans of the big N, there are all new Mini Nintendo Direct broadcasts to enjoy, released right onto YouTube. Both the European and North American regions have their own variations, with subtle differences between the announcements. In both cases Earthbound is saved as the finale,...

Nintendo Direct: Denpa Men 3 And Chibi-Robo AR App Confirmed In Japanese Broadcast

Denpa Men 3 And Chibi-Robo AR App Confirmed In Japanese Broadcast

That was a surprise

Nintendo has unleashed a totally unexpected Chotto Nintendo Direct broadcast which showcases The Denpa Men 3 — the next in the series of popular 3DS eShop RPGs — and Chibi-Robo Live Action!, an Augmented Reality app which tasks players with snapping real-world items to match outlines within the game. The Denpa Men 3 includes...

News: Watch the Japanese Pikmin 3 Nintendo Direct - Live!

Watch the Japanese Pikmin 3 Nintendo Direct - Live!

Look at the pretty graphics, if you don't speak Japanese

It's that time again — the first occasion since that bombast and noise-making of E3 — for a new Nintendo Direct. This may not be a landmark presentation to enrapture us all — it's focused exclusively on Pikmin 3 and will be in Japanese — but will allow us to see more of the upcoming...

Feature: The Big E3 Nintendo Direct Round-up

The Big E3 Nintendo Direct Round-up

The most important E3 coverage in one place

Nintendo may not have hosted a live press conference this year, but through Nintendo Direct and a number of subsequent developer videos it still bombarded us with information of games coming this year and beyond. Although most of the big reveals were already known ahead of time, we had some important...

News: Iwata Issues Apology For Technical Difficulties With Nintendo Direct Live Stream

Iwata Issues Apology For Technical Difficulties With Nintendo Direct Live Stream

Please stop apologising, Iwata

Many Nintendo fans experienced some technical difficulties today during the E3 Nintendo Direct broadcast. Many users weren't able to log on to Nintendo's official website to watch the broadcast and took to social media sites to vent their frustration. Satoru Iwata took to Facebook to apologise for any hiccups that...

Video: Bayonetta 2 Reveals Exciting New Hairstyle

Bayonetta 2 Reveals Exciting New Hairstyle

Gameplay footage looks rather nice, too

Nintendo has revealed gameplay footage from Platinum Games' forthcoming Wii U exclusive Bayonetta 2. As you can see from the trailer below, the game is looking pretty special indeed, but perhaps the biggest news is that Bayonetta is sporting a rather fetching new hairstyle. (Yes, we are being sarcastic)...

E3 2013: Nintendo Direct Live Stream

Nintendo Direct Live Stream

We bring you everything, as it happens.

Get your collective bodies ready, because we'll be bringing you complete coverage of today's E3-flavoured Nintendo Direct broadcast. Here you can post your own comments and watch our reaction to events as they unfold. Grab yourself a cold drink and get comfortable...

News: Masahiro Sakurai Confirms Smash Bros. Reveal For Next Week's Nintendo Direct

Masahiro Sakurai Confirms Smash Bros. Reveal For Next Week's Nintendo Direct

"For the first time, simultaneously worldwide!"

Masahiro Sakurai has taken to Twitter to confirm what we perhaps already knew — next week's E3-flavoured Nintendo Direct will contain footage of the new Super Smash Bros. title. The tweet — which has been translated by Kotaku — reads as follows: Notice: On the June 11th 11PM Nintendo Direct,...

News: Monster Hunter 4 Release Date and 3DS Systems Confirmed for Japan

Monster Hunter 4 Release Date and 3DS Systems Confirmed for Japan

The extended trailer looks awesome, too

Although initially set for a Spring release in Japan, Monster Hunter 4 has taken longer than expected to arrive on the 3DS. After a bit of a wait it's been confirmed, in the latest Japan-only Nintendo Direct, that the title will arrive in the region on 14th September, with a price tag of 5,990 yen — that's...

News: Japan Getting Special Monster Hunter 4 And Ace Attorney 5 Nintendo Direct

Japan Getting Special Monster Hunter 4 And Ace Attorney 5 Nintendo Direct

May 31st, 8PM

Nintendo of Japan has confirmed that it will be airing a special Nintendo Direct broadcast for Monster Hunter 4 and Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Dual Destinies on May 31st at 8PM in Japan. Both titles are key 3DS exclusives for 2013, and both will be hitting the west at some point. It has already been confirmed that Phoenix Wright:...

News: E3 Nintendo Direct Date and Time Confirmed

E3 Nintendo Direct Date and Time Confirmed

Wii U hype mode... ENGAGE!

After promises and statements about a Wii U-centric Nintendo Direct around the time of E3, the big N has now confirmed that a global broadcast will take place just before the expo opens. Both Nintendo of America and Nintendo of Europe have stated that the subject matter will be future Wii U releases; this backs up a...