Nintendo Direct: When is it and where to watch it

The Nintendo Direct that was delayed from last week due to the earthquake in Japan has been rescheduled for today, 13th September at 11pm UK time, which is 3pm Pacific Time. It will last for around 35 minutes and will include titles for the Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Switch.

You can watch the direct on the Nintendo Direct Website or the Nintendo UK YouTube channel.

Nintendo Has Achieved Over 700 Million Hardware Units Sold

Nintendo have recently managed to reach another milestone for their consoles – they have managed to sell over 700 million units of hardware since 1983.

Home Consoles

NES – 61.91M

SNES – 49.1M

Nintendo 64 – 32.93M

GameCube – 21.74M

Wii – 101.63M

Wii U – 13.56M

Switch – 19.67M (So far)

Total: 300.54M


GameBoy (Color) – 118.69M

GameBoy Advance – 81.51M

DS – 154.02M

3DS – 72.89M

Total: 427.11M