Nintendo Direct: Start times, how to watch and what to expectFebruary 17, 2021
The second half of 2020 was unusually quiet for Nintendo. Its big holiday releases were Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, a Zelda spin-off. Will the next six months be different? We’ll find out on Wednesday., a collection of three remastered games, and
That’s when Nintendo will host its next, a presentation in which the Japanese gaming giant will announce what games you’ll be playing on your Switch “in the first half of 2021.”
Nintendo says we’ll be seeing news on Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, plus we’re likely to get a good look at New Pokemon Snap, which is slated for an April 30 release. But it’s a 50 minute presentation, longer than last July’s Nintendo Direct Mini, so we’re expecting at least one juicy reveal.
Nintendo Direct starts at 2 p.m. PT and 5 p.m ET on Wednesday, Feb. 17. If you’re in the UK, you’ll have to wait up until 10 p.m. GMT Wednesday. For Australians, Nintendo Direct takes place on Thursday, Feb. 18, at 9 a.m. AEST.
How to Watch
This one is simple: Right here!