The latest Nintendo Direct is set to go live at 11pm BST on 4 September 2019, with Nintendo revealing more details about upcoming Nintendo Switch titles including the hotly-anticipated Pokemon Sword and Shield. You'll find all the details below and you can also watch the stream live at the top of this page - we know, we're good to you.

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.

Nintendo has confirmed that the focus of tonight's live stream will be on 2019 Switch titles, and should last around 40 minutes in total. 

When is the next Nintendo Direct?

The latest Nintendo Direct will take place on Wednesday, 4 September at 11pm BST. 

How to watch Nintendo Direct live

The good news is that Nintendo will be streaming tonight's Nintendo Direct not only via the Nintendo Direct website but the Nintendo UK YouTube channel too.