Nintendo 3DS release date, price announcement coming

Announcement to be made on September 29

Nintendo will announce launch and pricing details for the Nintendo 3DS on September 29 in Japan - ten days after the Toyko Game Show closes on September 19.

That's according to the Japanese office of Bloomberg, which has made the announcement of the date of the erm, announcement.

Nintendo put out its latest financial results this morning, which revealed that the firm made a £184m loss in the quarter.

In the same release Nintendo listed all 3DS software with a 'TBA' release, along with a fiscal year 20ll date for the hardware itself - so before March next year.

Yesterday we managed to get our hands on the handheld at a Nintendo event in London. Hit the link to see our Nintendo 3DS pictures - there's a black one now!

[ SOURCE: Bloomberg ]