On September 13 at 12:00 Japan Standard Time, Nintendo held a Pre-TGS Event where they announced new and upcoming games for the Nintendo 3DS, mainly the recently announced remake of Monster Hunter Tri (Originally released on Wii) and a Second Circle Pad add-on.
Full details after the jump.
12:00: Starting off with a Legend of Zelda 25th Anniversary Sizzle.
12:01: Shigeru Miyamoto appears onstage, sword and shield in hand a la E3 2004.
12:08 Finally found a good stream of conference. So they’re demoing Skyward Sword. I suppose othis conference is not 3DS-centric.
12:10 Upcoming 3DS games showcased.
12:12 Satori Iwata appears on stage.
12:13 Talking about upcoming Wii games: Dragon Quest Collection, Just Dance, Kirby, Taiko Drum Master
12:15 Skyward Sword dated 11/23 in Japan, will also have Special Edition, also Fortune Street and PokePark 2.
12:16 Graphs and stuff, more male 3DS owners than female. Pink 3DS on 10/20
12:18 Super Mario 3D Land dated 11/3, footage shown.
12:19 Mario Kart 7 dated 12/1, will have Mii support
12:20 New game announced: Mario Tennis 3DS, dated 2012.
12:21 Paper Mario 3DS, Luigi’s Mansion 2, Mario & Sonic at the London Olympics for early 2012.
12:23 Animal Crossing for 3DS
12:25 Technical Difficulties on my part. Hold on…
12:26 Some 8-bit looking soccer game
12:29 Fire Emblem for 3DS, 2012!!!
12:30 Stream keeps acting funny. Not cool. Anyway it appears to be Dynasty Warriors for 3DS
12:31 A trailer for Bravely Default: Flying Fairy for 3DS from Square-Enix, coming 2012.
12:32 Gundam? Holy shit!! SD Gundam G Generation 3D, 12/22.
12:33 Hatsune Miku Project Mirai. I’m gonna file this under weird Japanese stuff.
12:35 Heard the word Capcom, and they’re showing Resident Evil Revelations. We also have Ace Combat 3D and Tekken 3D: Prime Edition from Namco Bandai, Theatrhythm Final Fantasy, Dragon Quest III from Square-Enix, A dating RPG from Level-5, NEW LovePlus and Metal Gear Solid: Snake Eater 3D from Konami.
12:39 Kid Icarus Uprising shown, dated January 2012, Kid Icarus anime promos in the works by Production I.G., Studio 4C, and Studio Shaft.
12:40 A new trailer for a 3DS game… It’s Monster Hunter Tri G.
12:45 Ryozo Tsujimoto is onstage, talking with Iwata about Monster Hunter Tri G. Release date is 12/10.
12:48 A trailer for Monster Hunter 4 shown. Wow.
12:55 OK so event’s over: Apparently there was a Kid Icarus anime announced and updates to the Streetpass Mii Plaza and eShop. And now there’s some Science Ninja Team Gatchaman cartoon promoting Monster Hunter Tri G (Which is apparently how you’re supposed to say it.)