After being announced earlier today, Nintendo has confirmed that this week’s Nintendo Direct has been delayed due to a powerful earthquake in Hokkaido, Japan.
At this time, they have not provided an updated date/time, but it should come in the near future.
The Nintendo Direct was set to last 35 minutes and highlight upcoming Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS games.
We wish anyone in the region of Hokkaido all the best in this troubling time.
Due to the powerful earthquake in Hokkaido, Japan, we have decided to delay this week’s planned Nintendo Direct. We will provide a new time and date in the near future. Thank you for your understanding. pic.twitter.com/z2p30QbC4I