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Watch Nintendo Direct Europe now!

Missed the show? Catch up with all the news now!

What a day! We had Nintendo Direct Japan this morning and it was followed by Nintendo Direct Europe at 5pm. Missed the show? You can catch up now by watching the broadcast below.

During the broadcast, Nintendo Europe's Satoru Shibata shared many release dates for forthcoming Wii U and 3DS game. He began with LEGO City Undercover which has an early 2013 release date.

In other news, Shibata revealed release dates for Pikmin 3, Animal Crossing New Leaf, Fire Emblem Awakening and Luigi's Mansion 2.

Elsewhere, we learned that Dr Kawashima's Devilish Brain Training: Can You Stay Focused? will be released on March 8 and Castlevania: Lords Of Shadow Mirror Of Fate will also be released in March.

As for the 3DS eShop, Wario Land 3 is available now, Hydroventure: Spin Cycle has a 13 December release date , Picross e2 is on the way in January, Tokyo Crash Mobs will be here on 17 January and Harmo Knight is coming in March 2013.

You can also watch the Nintendo Direct US broadcast below

During this morning's broadcast, Satoru Iwata showed off Pikmin 3, Game and Wario, Monster Hunter: Ultimate Edition and revealed that Wii U Panorama View and Google Maps are on the way in 2013.

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  1. Porgey_XD Wednesday 5th Dec 2012 at 16:30

    I can see Nintendo will be using U-stream for quite some time.

  2. TheNUKEnukeM Wednesday 5th Dec 2012 at 16:55

    Never watched one of these live. Should be fun. :D

  3. Kirby8 Wednesday 5th Dec 2012 at 16:59

    The video is flash right? Why not use a Wii U friendly stream, if there is one. Then I can watch it on my TV without having to connect my laptop to it.

  4. Kirby8 Wednesday 5th Dec 2012 at 17:05

    Never mind. It works on the Wii U. But my Uni internet sucks and keeps asking to reload. =/
    YAY! Lego City Undercover. And a shawshank redemption reference!! EPIC!!

  5. sambrown64 Wednesday 5th Dec 2012 at 17:09

    I'm just waiting for some confirmed 3DS title dates.

  6. zombiespaceman1 Wednesday 5th Dec 2012 at 17:09

    ARRRGGGHHH SLOW INTERNET

  7. chojin Wednesday 5th Dec 2012 at 17:22

    Looks like Satoru was busy with Carly Rae at the weekend :wink:

  8. ThePokekid78 Wednesday 5th Dec 2012 at 17:26

    ARRRGGGHHH SLOW INTERNET


    I know that feel bro

  9. thecoolmana777 Wednesday 5th Dec 2012 at 17:27

    damn, missed half an hour of it, I was too busy playing NSMBU! :evil:

  10. Darkblizz Wednesday 5th Dec 2012 at 17:48

    WE'RE GETTING HARMOKNIGHT! HAPPY HAPPY JOY JOY!

  11. Commandervideo Wednesday 5th Dec 2012 at 19:32

    WarioLand 3, Denpa Men and Hydroventure 2 are out within the next week! Woooooo! eshop rules!

  12. fisher2007 Wednesday 5th Dec 2012 at 21:31

    WarioLand 3, Denpa Men and Hydroventure 2 are out within the next week! Woooooo! eshop rules!

    the Denpa Men out tomorrow.

  13. imbusydoctorwho Thursday 6th Dec 2012 at 13:23

    Satoru Shibata singing Call Me Maybe,was definitely the highlight for me.

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