21st June, 2012 – Looking forward to new info, trailers and other news about the latest games - as well as titles coming up on the horizon - for Nintendo 3DS? Then look no further than the next edition of Nintendo Direct which will air this Friday, June 22nd at 5am BST/6am CET.

The next European Nintendo Direct will be hosted by Satoru Shibata, President of Nintendo of Europe, and will feature announcements and content specifically for Europe.

You will be able to watch the presentation on the European Nintendo Direct website

www.nintendo.co.uk/nintendodirect or on the Ustream page http://www.ustream.tv/NintendoUK

During the presentation we'll be live-tweeting the key announcements from our @NintendoEurope and @NintendoUK Twitter pages.

Afterwards, we'll upload many of the trailers shown during the presentation to our European Nintendo Direct website and update the page information. You will also be able to watch the videos on the Nintendo eShop and on our YouTube channel http://www.youtube.com/NintendoUK

To find out more on upcoming games coming soon and to get all the latest announcements for Europe direct from Nintendo, make sure you check out Nintendo Direct, www.nintendo.co.uk/nintendodirect

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