Nintendo 3DS

Nintendo To Hold Nintendo 3DS Event This September [Update]


Earlier today, Bloomberg reported that Nintendo’s stock price had increased to the highest in three weeks, following speculation that the company was planning some sort of major event in September.


Bloomberg’s information came from Yusuke Tsunoda, an analyst at Tokai Tokyo Securities. “Yesterday’s invitations from Nintendo for an event on September 13th seems like the main reason for today’s jump,” Tsunoda told Bloomberg.


Now, Inside Games are confirming this report, citing their own multiple unnamed sources. They confirm that an event will be held in Japan on September 13th and will focus on the Nintendo 3DS. New title announcements are expected.


Update: The Wall Street Journal is reporting (via that the event is only open to press, analysts and investors.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.