Here’s the skinny on all of the 3DS and Wii U games mentioned in the latest Nintendo Direct

This 30 minute Nintendo Direct video has everything, from Lego Iwata to details on Pikmin 3 (and its delay, boo!), and much more.

If you don't have time to watch the whole thing, here's the point form:

Wii U games/details

  • LEGO City Undercover is slated for an early 2013 release; you'll be able to redeem DLC codes attached to real-life LEGO toys in-game
  • Pikmin 3 has been delayed from Q1 to Q2 2013
  • Wii Fit U has been confirmed for a Q1 2013; will be bundled with a fit meter and boasts 77 fitness activities
  • Google Maps and Panorama View coming in early 2013
  • A Wii U version of Plants vs Zombies will be in the Nintendo eShop later this month

3DS games/details

  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf has a confirmed European release date of Q2 2013
  • Fire Emblem Awakening has a release date of April 2013 in Europe
  • Luigi's Mansion Dark Moon has a release date of March 2013 in Europe
  • Pokemon developers Game Freak confirmed a new title called HamroKnight, scheduled for a 2013 release

What are you most excited about?

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