The latest Nintendo Direct is set to go live at 2pm GMT with Nintendo teasing a Pokemon-themed announcement. You'll find all the details below and you can watch the stream live at the top of this page.

What is Nintendo Direct?

Nintendo Direct is the legendary Japanese gaming company's way of communicating with both the press and fans. It's namely for making news announcements for upcoming games.

The announcements can vary, from new gameplay features to new accessory reveals and even release date announcements. Previously, Nintendo used its Direct presentations to unveil the Nintendo Switch, as well as many of its best Nintendo Switch games and best 3DS games.

When is the next Nintendo Direct?

The latest Nintendo Direct will take place today, 27 February at 2pm GMT. 

How to watch Nintendo Direct live

There's no need to stress about how to watch the Nintendo Direct live presentation because we have embedded the live stream at the top of this page here - so you can watch it the moment it goes live, so come head back here just before 2PM to catch all the action.

If you want to watch it on other platforms, Nintendo has confirmed that the Nintendo Direct livestream will also be available via the Nintendo Direct website and YouTube too.