Watch Today's Nintendo Direct Wii U/3DS Briefing Right Here [UPDATE]

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[UPDATE] The show has ended. You can read all of the news and announcements from today's Nintendo Direct right here.

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The Nintendo Direct video series starts up again today with a new broadcast that is expected to bring news about the company's upcoming Wii U and 3DS games. The briefing, the first since former host and Nintendo president Satoru Iwata passed away in July, is scheduled to begin at 2 PM PST / 5 PM EST.

You can watch the entire event right here. Nintendo has not announced what games it will show or talk about, but we will have all the news for you as it's announced, as well as a roundup when the event ends.

The presentation is not expected to bring any news about Miitomo, Nintendo's first smartphone game, nor should you anticipate hearing anything about the NX.

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xolivierx

wiiu news?
the system is on the verge of being extinct.
Do you remember that promised franchise title, Zelda? Well it's not even close to being released.

Great system.....30 years from now I'm sure there will be a documentary about thousands of WiiU being found in a Mexico landfill

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@xolivierx: Zelda is coming for the 30th anniversary, Zelda always gets pushed back, this was expected.

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xolivierx

@mesome713 : you sound like that person from a years and half ago that had a different nickname and avatar. HE/she was always optimistic about Nintendo products. I think he/she had some kind of kirby avatar. is that you?

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Tiwill44

@xolivierx: That guy left for IGN, I think. Last time I went there was for the Splatoon review and I saw him in the comments.

Can't blame him, we're like maybe a dozen Nintendo fans on this website. Not exactly the best place to talk about Nintendo games.

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@xolivierx: Nah bro, you mistake me, im Kirby fan. All i do is Kirby.

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Simulator_Shock

@xolivierx: Zelda U is being turned into an NX game. Nintendo being Nintendo are trying to be coy about it, but we all know better.

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chris120379

@Simulator_Shock: of course Zelda Es going NX, tho Miyamoto swore it's coming for Wii u, so probably it's coming next year for both consoles, kinda like TP was for GC and Wii.

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xolivierx

@Simulator_Shock : this was the last time they get me.
What I personally expect from a Nintendo console :

a great Mario title(and by that I mean something like Mario 64)
Mario Kart

Zelda

so far there is only Mario Kart and they succeeded at screwing up the battle mode by putting actual tracks instead of arenas.

The console is solely for die hard fans of some jrps, Mario games and Smash bros.

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@xolivierx: And Kirby, Pikmin, Captain Toad, Bayonetta, Donkey Kong, Wonderful 101, Mario Maker, 3D World, Yoshi, and many more. Dont let that hate blind you mate.

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Omicronx

@mesome713: Captain Toad = Underrated.

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