An actor dressed as Nintendo s famous video game character Mario.
Japanese gaming giant Nintendo on Thursday teased a glimpse of its new NX video gaming system via Twitter.
Nintendo of America, the company s stateside business, tweeted to say a preview trailer about the NX will be available on October 20 at 7 am PT 10am ET/10pm HK/SIN .
— Nintendo of America @NintendoAmerica October 20, 2016
The console was expected to be released around the world in March 2017, but official details have been limited, with Nintendo describing it as a brand-new concept without further explanation in its April-June quarter earnings report.
In July, some rumours about what the system would look like surfaced, when Eurogamer , a gaming news website, reported that the NX would be aportable, hand-held console with detachable controllers.