Nintendo announces E3 2018 plans

Video presentation and Nintendo Treehouse Live live stream confirmed.

Nintendo at E3 2018

Nintendo has announced its lineup of activities for E3 2018.

The following events will be live streamed on Nintendo’s official E3 2018 website, YouTube, and Twitch:

Splatoon 2 World Championship

  • June 11 from 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. PT

Qualifying teams representing the United States / Canada, Japan, Europe, and Australia / New Zealand will ink their way to glory in the opening rounds.

  • June 12 – Finals

Video Presentation

  • June 12 at 9:00 a.m. PT

Nintendo will debut a video presentation featuring games releasing in 2018, including the recently announced Super Smash Bros. game for Nintendo Switch.

Nintendo Treehouse Live

  • June 12 to 14 – Starts right after the conclusion Video Presentation.

Right after the presentation, Nintendo Treehouse: Live | E3 2018 will begin three days of live gameplay, appearances by developers and an insider look at games, starting with the upcoming Super Smash Bros. game for Nintendo Switch.

Super Smash Bros. Invitational 2018

  • June 12 – Starts right after the conclusion of the Splatoon 2 World Championship finals.

The Super Smash Bros. Invitational 2018 tournament, which will pit invited players against each other in the recently announced Super Smash Bros. game for Nintendo Switch. A few fans who come dressed as their favorite Nintendo character on June 12 may be chosen to play the upcoming Super Smash Bros. game on stage in exhibition play. Tickets will be issued on-site at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles each day of the event. Additional details about how fans can attend in-person will be shared in the future.

Streaming content will also be shown live at the Nintendo Store in New York City, starting on June 11 with the Splatoon 2 World Championship opening rounds. From June 12 to 15, visitors to the store will be able to play a selection of games shown at Nintendo’s booth during E3.

Visitors to Nintendo’s E3 2018 booth at the Los Angeles Convention Center will be able to play a variety of games, including Super Smash Bros. for Switch. Some of the platform’s most noteworthy upcoming third-party games on Switch will also be featured across several Nintendo activities throughout the week.

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