Nintendo Switch Australian release date and pricing revealed

Brodie Fogg 13 January 2017 NEWS


Tatsumi Kimishima reveals the Nintendo Switch's official pricing and release date for the Nintendo Switch.

UPDATE: Nintendo has confirmed official Australian pricing. The Nintendo Switch will retail for $469.95 in Australia.

After an entrancing countdown the tune of the Nintendo Switch "click" sound effect, Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima kicked off the Nintendo Switch stream by revealing an official release date and pricing. Kimishima announced the Switch will release 3 March 2017 at $299 US$ (roughly $400 AUD).

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Kimishima went on to explain that Nintendo's next console will not be region locked.

Australian retailers EB Games and The Gamesmen are selling the console at its $469.95 RRP and JB Hi-Fi is selling at $469.

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