Nintendo confirms return to Gamescom 2013

Makes a return to the German expo after last year's absence

Nintendo will attend Gamescom 2013 in Cologne, Germany this year, the event's organisers have confirmed.


The platform holder makes a return after skipping last year's show.

Gamescom project manager Tim Endres called Nintendo's return a highlight of this year's show. "The next chapter of gamescom is being written and once again promises the best in entertainment. Nintendo's return is an absolute highlight for our community, exhibitors and trade visitors from around the world," he said.

Nintendo will make an appearance alongside Bethesda Softworks, Bigpoint, Deep Silver/Koch Media, Electronic Arts, Konami, NCSOFT, Riot Games, Ubisoft, Wargaming, Warner Bros. and many more that have already confirmed their attendance.

This year's show kicks off August 21.