Nintendo Switch release date, price, and games lineup to be announced on January 12

Nintendo Switch Presentation 2017 to be live streamed worldwide.

Nintendo Switch

Nintendo will host a Nintendo Switch Presentation where it will share “major details” regarding the recently revealed home gaming system on January 12, 2017 (U.S. time), Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima announced during a financial presentation in Tokyo today.

The event will be for invited media, financial analysts, and trade partners in Tokyo and will be live streamed worldwide. It will include the launch date and pricing for Nintendo Switch, as well as a look at the lineup of games currently in development.

Kimishima also announced that Nintendo Switch sampling events for invited media, partners, and consumers will take place in the U.S. and Europe after the presentation at later dates. There will also be opportunities for the public to participate in other hands-on events around the same time, details of which will be announced at a later date.

The exact time of Nintendo Switch Presentation 2017 will be announced through Nintendo’s social media channels in the coming weeks.

Nintendo Switch is slated for launch worldwide in March 2017.

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