Nintendo News: Nintendo Reveals Plans for Nintendo Switch Presentation

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In a presentation to financial analysts today in Tokyo, Nintendo Co.,
Ltd. president Tatsumi Kimishima announced that major details regarding
the company’s new Nintendo
Switch
home gaming system will be shared at the Nintendo Switch
Presentation 2017. This will be an event for invited media, financial
analysts and trade partners in Tokyo that will be globally livestreamed
on Jan. 12, U.S. time. The presentation will include the launch date and
pricing for Nintendo Switch, as well as a look at the lineup of games
currently in development.


Kimishima also announced that Nintendo Switch sampling events for
invited media, partners, and consumers will take place in the U.S. and
Europe after the presentation at later dates. There will be
opportunities for the public to participate in other hands-on events
around the same time, details of which will be announced later.

The exact time of the Nintendo Switch Presentation 2017 will be
announced through Nintendo’s social media channels in the coming weeks.
Last week, Nintendo Switch was first revealed in a video, available at http://www.nintendo.com/switch.

For more information about the company’s financial results in fiscal
first half, please visit https://www.nintendo.co.jp/ir/en/.

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