Nintendo Direct News, Photos, Videos and Tweets

Atari VCS pre-orders open, will ship in March 2020

The latest classic console is more like a living room PC than a retro emulator. Pre-orders are open now for the device at GameStop, Walmart, and directly from Nintendo.

nintendo direct - Polygon
3:23pm PDT - June 11th, 2019

Animal Crossing, Zelda and Gooigi - The best of Nintendo’s E3 event

After a weekend of press events, E3 officially kicks off in earnest this morning. Nintendo continued its tradition of starting the show off with its customary Direct streaming event. Aside from a brief Doug Bowser/Bowser Koopa mixup at the top, there was very…

nintendo direct - TechCrunch
11:49am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Zelda: Breath of the Wild sequel trailer analysis

There are a ton of hidden details to be found in the surprise trailer from Nintendo’s E3 2019 Direct. We dive in with screencaps and audio reversals to see what you might have missed.

nintendo direct - Polygon
11:28am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Nintendo eShop sale brings Switch discounts to E3 2019

Save up to 50 percent off Nintendo Switch digital downloads like Super Mario Odyssey, Mario Tennis Aces, and Mario Kart 8 following the Nintendo Direct at E3 2019

nintendo direct - Polygon
11:00am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Mario & Sonic at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics gameplay shows off Yoshi skating

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 will feature the Olympics’ newest sports: karate, climbing, skateboarding, and surfing, according to the E3 2019 trailer from Tuesday’s Nintendo Direct. The game will be released in November 2019 on Nintendo Switc…

nintendo direct - Polygon
10:06am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Animal Crossing for Switch gets delayed

Fans had few expectations rolling into Nintendo’s E3 Direct that were more pronounced than hopes for more details on Animal Crossing for Switch. We got some insight into the title’s storyline, but the bigs news is that the originally announced 2019 release ti…

nintendo direct - TechCrunch
9:46am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Animal Crossing New Horizons has a new setting and release date

Animal Crossing: New Horizon will now be released in March 2020. The news came during the E3 2019 Nintendo Direct. The event showed the first trailer for the new Animal Crossing for Nintendo Switch.

nintendo direct - Polygon
9:36am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Astral Chain looks like another very good PlatinumGames game

Astral Chain releases Aug. 30, 2019 on Nintendo Switch. PlatinumGames showed a new trailer for the game in Nintendo’s e3 2019 Nintendo Direct.

nintendo direct - Polygon
9:29am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Konami announces Contra Rogue Corps

Contra Rogue Corps, a new entry in the Contra franchise, is coming to Nintendo Switch this September. Konami announced the sequel at Nintendo Direct during E3 2019.

nintendo direct - Polygon
9:23am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Watch the February 2019 Nintendo Direct live stream

Fire Emblem: Three Houses leads Nintendo’s first Nintendo Direct presentation of 2019, at 5 p.m. ET Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019.

nintendo direct - Polygon
11:00am PST - February 13th, 2019

Everything to Expect From the February 13th Nintendo Direct - IGN

Here's what you might see at tomorrow's Nintendo Direct...and what you definitely won't.

nintendo direct - IGN
9:37am PST - February 13th, 2019

Everything to Expect From the February 13th Nintendo Direct - IGN

Here's what you might see at tomorrow's Nintendo Direct...and what you definitely won't.

nintendo direct - IGN
9:37am PST - February 13th, 2019

Everything to Expect From the February 13th Nintendo Direct - IGN

Here's what you might see at tomorrow's Nintendo Direct...and what you definitely won't.

nintendo direct - IGN
3:18pm PST - February 12th, 2019

Everything to Expect From the February 13th Nintendo Direct - IGN

Here's what you might see at tomorrow's Nintendo Direct...and what you definitely won't.

nintendo direct - IGN
3:18pm PST - February 12th, 2019

Nintendo Direct February 2019: What to expect

The first Nintendo Direct of 2019 airs tomorrow, Feb. 13, at 5 p.m. ET. There’s a lot on the company’s 2019 slate that Nintendo has yet to cover in more depth, from the next Pokémon game, to Animal Crossing, to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC. These are what w…

nintendo direct - Polygon
12:11pm PST - February 12th, 2019

Nintendo Direct February 2019 set for Feb. 13

The next Nintendo Direct presentation’s date and time are set for Wednesday, February 13, at 5 p.m. ET. It will contain roughly 35 minutes of information on upcoming Nintendo Switch titles, including details on Fire Emblem: Three Houses — and perhaps games li…

nintendo direct - Polygon
6:24am PST - February 12th, 2019

November Nintendo Direct: We Break Down All the Smash Brothers Ultimate News

So much news from that Smash Direct! Let's chat it out!

nintendo direct - IGN
3:00pm PDT - November 2nd, 2018

The major improvements to online play in 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' might be worth the price of the Nintendo Switch Online subscription

"Super Smash Bros. Ultimate" is the biggest Nintendo Switch game of 2018, bringing some impressive upgrades and the largest roster the series has seen so far. Online play has been a part of the franchise since "Super Smash Bros. Brawl" arrived on the Nintendo…

nintendo direct - Business Insider
6:59am PDT - November 2nd, 2018

New 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' Details Lead the Week in Gaming News

New characters! A story mode! Giant hands! No legs! Oh, the news goes on and on.

nintendo direct - Wired
6:00am PDT - November 2nd, 2018

Our games wishlist for Nintendo’s N64 classic

A rumor surfaced this week that Nintendo was working on a retro version of the N64 console, which would include 30 games. If that’s true, it would put the device on par with the original NES Classic in terms of value. So which games should make the cut? A rep…

nintendo direct - The Next Web
2:47pm PDT - November 1st, 2018

There's No N64 Classic Confirmed Yet, But Surely It's A Matter Of Time

The rumours of a reveal in the latest Nintendo Direct proved false - but that doesn't stop us wanting a mini N64 under our TVs.

nintendo direct - The Lad Bible
2:01pm PDT - November 1st, 2018

Pokemon Let's Go Is 'Probably' the Last Pokemon Game Junichi Masuda Will Direct

After more than 20 years working on Pokemon games, he's probably stepping away from directing them.

nintendo direct - IGN
12:29pm PDT - November 1st, 2018

Super Smash Bros. roster set without Waluigi, majorly bumming out his fan

Nintendo’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct on Nov. 1, 2018 closed the launch roster at 75 with the announcement of new characters Ken and Incineroar. Conspicuous by his absence: Waluigi. Perhaps DLC will bring him to the lineup at last.

nintendo direct - Polygon
11:14am PDT - November 1st, 2018

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate gets new characters and a social video platform

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate isn’t out until December 7, but Nintendo’s been doing an admirable job milking the fighting game for announcements since it was unveiled back at E3. The company held another Nintendo Direct this morning, to offer up a few more morse…

nintendo direct - TechCrunch
11:12am PDT - November 1st, 2018

Here’s All The News From Today’s ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ Direct

Nintendo held its final “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate” Direct on Thursday leading up to the game’s launch on Dec. 7. It dumped a ton of new details in fans’ laps, including ne…

nintendo direct - Google News (Australia)
11:06am PDT - November 1st, 2018
RT @CoolioCrocodude: I’m a little late, but let Bowser host the Nintendo Direct! https://t.co/O7QUzqmjBy

RT @CoolioCrocodude: I’m a little late, but let Bowser host the Nintendo Direct! https://t.co/O7QUzqmjBy

Gulf Ojos-Grandes (@Gulf_FA)
9:03am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Breath of the Wild’s concept art may give us a big clue about the sequel https://t.co/9yYyVKpzOA via @Polygon #PopCulture #E3 #Nintendo #Zelda #NintendoSwitch

Ryan Sinclair (@NirvanaMonk116)
8:59am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Can’t wait to be made to sit down and watch the Taylor video today I owe Amber like ten music videos per Nintendo direct so I’m still 9 in the hole

doooooooogles (@doooooooogles)
8:54am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @TommyTallarico: Even the great Nintendo didn't stack up this year (from the article): "Only 7% of Nintendo's E3 Direct titles were n…

Axolotl of the Void (@voidaxolotl)
8:53am PDT - June 17th, 2019

just bc they're focused on 1 thing doesn't mean they have direct partnerships w Pokemon and Nintendo

TZ Bot (@TzhonggBot)
8:49am PDT - June 17th, 2019
RT @CoolioCrocodude: I’m a little late, but let Bowser host the Nintendo Direct! https://t.co/O7QUzqmjBy

RT @CoolioCrocodude: I’m a little late, but let Bowser host the Nintendo Direct! https://t.co/O7QUzqmjBy

Wrokkant ☂️ (@wrokkant)
8:47am PDT - June 17th, 2019

I had a dream last night that Nintendo confirmed the Virtual Console for the Switch in a new Direct I just remembered it and now I'm sad

Call me James (@CallMeHeadKap)
8:46am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @ACNHNews: According to Fizziology, out of all the games revealed by Nintendo at their E3 Direct, Animal Crossing New Horizons is the on…

Mohammed Al Owayyed (@ExtraMHD)
8:44am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Seems this is still a hot topic. Nintendo Direct E3 2019: Why I was Wrong About Nintendo's E3 Direct - https://t.co/ZEohTZusHY

Direct-Feed Games (@DirectFeedGames)
8:41am PDT - June 17th, 2019

According to Fizziology, out of all the games revealed by Nintendo at their E3 Direct, Animal Crossing New Horizons is the one fans are most excited about, even more than the newly announced Breath of the Wild sequel! https://t.co/ZECJUhtuz7

Animal Crossing New Horizons News (@ACNHNews)
8:39am PDT - June 17th, 2019
RT @CoolioCrocodude: I’m a little late, but let Bowser host the Nintendo Direct! https://t.co/O7QUzqmjBy

RT @CoolioCrocodude: I’m a little late, but let Bowser host the Nintendo Direct! https://t.co/O7QUzqmjBy

Crocodile Friend!! (@Kevin_Croc)
8:37am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @nintendolife: Nintendo's Doug Bowser Shares Fun Little Anecdote About His E3 Direct Performance https://t.co/QsEXm8l4Wn #Nintendo #Doug

claude fire emblem pls dm me (@ToastMcGoats33)
8:22am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Not sure why people are hating your response was provided with a critical eye and that's fine. It's not like somebody like Joey Ferris that says "waaaaah I'm never going to be excited about a Nintendo Direct unless they show the Metroid Prime Trilogy waaaaah". https://t.co/l1iVIdPChf

(@MrCabanaNerd)
8:22am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @GamerJoob: Come join our Nintendo E3 direct discussion! (Apologies for the reupload, we had some technical difficulties) Come watch: h…

Zero2Ten (@Zero2Ten18)
8:21am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @sackchief: Here's the cut footage where I realized I got late for the Nintendo Direct. I was picking up my brother from high school gr…

Jhossuanny Rodriguez (@jhossuanny)
9:23pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

When is coming over to the Nintendo Direct with no plot, no purpose a….

MC_ebooks (@SupperMacGimR)
9:09pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

No cloud saves for Animal Crossing New Horison huh? That's a game that needs cloud save due to how much work people put into those games! Nintendo really is the worst at online outside of their Nintendo Direct presentations.

Jean-Paul Bartolomei (@ultimablackmage)
9:07pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @GamerJoob: Come join our Nintendo E3 direct discussion! (Apologies for the reupload, we had some technical difficulties) Come watch: h…

Whoisskippy (@Whoisskippy)
8:59pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

This literally just happened *walks around in the Nintendo Direct.

Xaprobe (@Xaptwo1)
8:47pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @NintendoAUNZ: Catch up on the announcements from today’s Nintendo Direct #E32019! What are you most looking forward to playing on #Nin

Braxton Rivers (@Braxton_Rivers_)
8:42pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Me during the next Nintendo Direct when Steve gets announced for smash https://t.co/tq15Y8S4gr

Brandon (@LoCZaliss)
8:40pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @irl_chinchilla: Dimitri's glowup was the best thing about today's Nintendo Direct. Fire Emblem Three Houses is gonna be fun. #fethreeho

angi (@rikusoraz)
8:31pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @SEGA: For those of you who were blown away by the announcement of Panzer Dragoon on yesterday's Nintendo Direct, make sure you follow @…

Ryan (@InfectedSamurai)
8:17pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Nintendo Direct cause now I have been making these games this Gen with real money because he's so upset about seeing such a joke online, facing jail for training his dog resting on his site's archive and somehow managed to be. I even blocked him a pass until now.

Roderick Hunter X (@botwiththerod)
2:15pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @GamerJoob: Come join our discussion of Nintendo’s E3 Direct! come watch: https://t.co/WN9P7hV4e2 @NintendoAmerica @NintendoAUNZ @Nint

CyberCom Gaming (@CybercomG)
2:09pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Yo, what was that Netflix game in the Nintendo E3 Direct with the Honeycomb Mascots?

SilverSeraph (@RosieGardevoir)
2:07pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @IntroSpecktive: Nintendo E3 2019 Be Like https://t.co/msFR9jWXYa My thoughts on Nintendo's Direct!

ℒℐℕᏦ (@LinklsHere)
1:46pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

Nintendo Direct for E3 2019 https://t.co/tD9gjoGlmJ via @YouTube this e3 shows the dlc characters for the hero (dragon quest) and banjo-kazooie spyro reignited trilogy the collection of mana links awakening legend of zelda: breath of the wild 2 fire emblem: three houses and more

the gamer of time (@thegameroftime2)
4:58am PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @NinEverything: Doug Bowser shares an inside story about filming for the E3 2019 Nintendo Direct https://t.co/va98Sari3B https://t.co/Ok…

Mclean Orr (@McleanOrr)
4:46am PDT - June 16th, 2019

there's a nintendo direct on super smash bros! i really hope they announce pops

Smash Fighter Bot (@SmashFighterBot)
4:21am PDT - June 16th, 2019

Nintendo Takes Legal Action On Prolific E3 Leaker Ahead Of Tomorrow's Direct https://t.co/pvSwEs87xE #NintendoSwitch #Nintendo #E3 via @nintendolife

Cheleuitte  (@Cheleuitte)
4:03am PDT - June 16th, 2019

HOW SMASH PLAYERS REACTED TO NINTENDO E3 DIRECT! https://t.co/Ia8Dns47OA via @YouTube

Grigor Hindoyan (@SaphireG2)
3:55am PDT - June 16th, 2019

We sit down to talk about the conferences at #E32019, EA, Bethesda, Square Enix, UploadVR and the Nintendo Direct! Download our latest #podcast episode at the link! https://t.co/cETMGKizPC

EXPcast : A Video Game Podcast (@EXPcast)
3:36am PDT - June 16th, 2019

Someone please remake Mother 3 so Nintendo can start remaking the series, file a DMCA takedown notice and then announce the Mother Trilogy Threemake at E3 or during a Direct

Syl (@ThiccDeputy)
3:27am PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @SpawnRespawnPC: It may be a few hours late, but our final piece of E3 daily coverage (before a very special edition podcast) is out now…

KapKat (@KapKatty)
2:49am PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @NinEverything: Doug Bowser shares an inside story about filming for the E3 2019 Nintendo Direct https://t.co/va98Sari3B https://t.co/Ok…

Hasan (@Hasan69316023)
2:44am PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @ChromelxD: What I was expecting from the Nintendo’s E3 Direct: Not this #zelda #ZeldaBreathOfTheWild #Breathofthewild https://t.co/czNw…

FairyBlossom03 (@FairyBlossom03)
2:40am PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @DeadarticGames: Fire Emblem: Three Houses - Nintendo Direct 2.13.2019 - Nintendo Switch https://t.co/ItrWlRkOwQ #FireEmblem #ThreeHouse

Rudi A.R. (@rudipitt)
2:21am PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @DeadarticGames: Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age - Definitive Edition - Nintendo Direct 2.13.2019 https://t.co/jglQL9Y4g9 #D

Rudi A.R. (@rudipitt)
2:21am PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @DeadarticGames: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - The ULTIMATE Spring Update - Nintendo Direct 2.13.2019 https://t.co/IEPbkAYBrC #SuperSmash

Rudi A.R. (@rudipitt)
2:21am PDT - June 16th, 2019