Welcome to Nintendo Direct

Welcome to Nintendo Direct! Get all the latest Nintendo news directly from President Satoru Iwata in his regular broadcasts to gaming fans across the globe. Check out the main presentation and related videos by clicking the thumbnails below.

You can find out exactly what the presentation means for South Africa by checking out our South African-focused updates at the bottom of the page.

Additional information

You can watch all European-related videos in the player above and catch up on extra information by checking out the links below!

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European schedule

Check out all European release plans for upcoming titles and more right here!

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Mario Kart 7

Find out more about the official Nintendo of Europe Community for Mario Kart 7 on Nintendo 3DS!

Link to press release



Find out all you need to know on the background of this superb new fighting game for Nintendo 3DS with Iwata Asks. Available for now only in English.

Read Iwata Asks


Spirit Camera: The Cursed Memoir

Find out more about this spooky horror game with Augmented Reality elements for Nintendo 3DS.

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Project Zero 2: Wii Edition

Take on malevolent spirits armed with just a flashlight and a very special camera - Project Zero is coming to Wii in Europe!

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Iwata Asks: Beat the Beat: Rhythm Paradise

Find out more about this finger-snapping, toe-tapping release for 2012 with our Iwata Asks!

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European games release schedule

Go straight to the European games release schedule here!

Link to schedule pdf (PDF, 69 kB)


Kid Icarus: Uprising

A classic Nintendo franchise returns with a vibrant redesign for Nintendo 3DS - are you ready for the power of flight?

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