E3 2021
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Nintendo has a long history of wowing fans at the start of the summer when it reveals its upcoming games and plans during E3. Whether onstage with an old-school presentation, or as part of the company's more modern Direct broadcasts, it's a rare year then Nintendo doesn't deliver some really exciting news to ravenous gaming fans.

E3 2021 is almost here, so it's time to test your knowledge of what is historically the most exciting of the year's games industry events with 12 questions looking back at Nintendo's E3 history. We recently shared our personal picks of Nintendo's most iconic E3 moments, so let's see how your memory holds up!

All aboard the E3 Hype Train!

Know Your E3 History? Test Your Credentials With Our Nintendo E3 Quiz

The answer is a Nintendo DS.

The Wait Is Over
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At E3 2004, Reggie Fils-Aimé walked on stage and pulled the prototype for Nintendo DS out of his pocket. The original unit looked a little different from the DS 'Phat' (as the final production model came to be nicknamed following the introduction of the much sleeker, sexier DS Lite).