Latest Brain Training game delayed in Europe

Nintendo confirms delay of the 3DS puzzler for Europe, wants to "optimise the best possible launch timing".


Nintendo has announced that the latest iteration of its Brain Training franchise has been delayed in Europe, days before its expected launch.

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3DS puzzler Dr Kawashima's Devilish Brain Training: Can You Stay Focused? (known as Brain Age: Concentration Training elsewhere in the world) was due to release in Europe on April 12, but has now been pushed back to an unspecified date.

Nintendo confirmed the delay in a statement to GameSpot. "Nintendo has made the decision to push back the launch date of 'Dr Kawashimas Devilish Brain Training: Can You Stay Focused?' for Nintendo 3DS to optimise the best possible launch timing of this title within the European market."

"We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and we hope to announce a new launch date soon."

The handheld puzzle game has been on sale in Japan since July 2012, and was released in North America back in February 2013.

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