A Nintendo Direct presentation for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is coming today to showcase a new fighter from ARMS. You can tune in to the live stream right here to catch all the news.

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.

Occassionally there will be a dedicated Pokémon Direct presention espeically for the franchise, or particular games like Smash Bros and Animal Crossing.

When is the next Nintendo Direct?

The next Nintendo Direct will take place on Monday, 22 June at 3:00pm UK time.

We know that the presentation apart from that it will last around 35 minutes and will showcase the new ARMS fighter that will be making their way into Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and will be hosted by series director Masahiro Sakurai.

That's very specific and if you're wondering if that really is it, Nintendo says: "There will be no further new fighter reveals other than a fighter from ARMS in this livestream."

How to watch the Nintendo Direct live stream

It's easy to watch the Nintendo's presention as we embedded it at the top of this page as soon as they are available.