The Nintendo Switch presentation kicks off later right this moment – watch the large reveal right here

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The quantity of rumors surrounding Nintendo’s Switch console might simply fill a baby’s piggy financial institution. Luckily, all will quickly be put behind us. We hope.


Later right this moment, or early tomorrow morning relying upon the place you reside, Nintendo’s livestream presentation of Switch will probably be broadcast reside from Tokyo. Of course, you may watch it proper right here together with us.

We will publish the embed code right here as soon as Nintendo makes it out there. Alternatively, it’s also possible to watch it through the official Nintendo website.

The Switch presentation will kick off at 8pm PT/11pm ET right this moment, January 12. It goes reside at 4am UK which is Friday, January 13.


Previously generally known as Nintendo NX, the console was first confirmed in March 2015, two years earlier than Nintendo announced it would launch in March 2017.

Switch was lastly revealed in October 2016 as a portable console with detachable controllers, after numerous rumors stating such surfaced in 2015..

Today, the price for Nintendo Switch will probably be revealed and we count on various SKUs to be made available. Many rumors have worth tags starting from $300 to $400, and in Japan, Nikkei expects the system to retail for lower than $250 within the area..

It’s price noting all costs presently listed by retailers ought to be thought of placeholders, although some are already taking pre-orders. The Nintendo Store in New York City will probably be taking pre-orders as properly, however portions are restricted, which suggests the road of pre-order clients exterior the door will probably be ridiculously lengthy if historical past proves us right.

For extra data on what we all know, and don’t find out about Switch, give the hyperlinks on this publish a click on or check out our Nintendo Switch hub.


Nintendo may also host a Treehouse Live stream by way of its official Nintendo YouTube and Twitch channels tomorrow, January 13. During the stream, Nintendo will present an in-depth have a look at video games coming to the Switch console.

Yesterday, placeholders for the console and upcoming titles reportedly appeared in Target’s stock system. There had been 15 recreation placeholders listed, some had a $59.99 worth connected.

Retailer GameStop additionally reportedly outed new titles coming to the system, together with the rumored Pokemon Stars game, Skyrim, the Mario recreation proven within the reveal trailer, Splatoon, an entry within the NBA franchise, and the large one: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

The latter is predicted to launch as a Switch launch title in March, and so far as Skyrim is worried, properly, it’s anyone’s guess when the RPG will arrive on the system. Various rumblings on the web solid doubt on it being a launch title, however Bethesda has shocked us earlier than greater than as soon as.

So, with all that in thoughts, make sure and watch the presentation together with us. We will publish all of the information match to print throughout and after the stream.

We may also be protecting the sport reveals from the Treehouse Live stream tomorrow. It kicks off at 6:30am PT/9:30am ET/2:30pm UK.