Nintendo has revealed that its next Zelda game will launch simultaneously on Wii U and NX, with Nintendo's latest hardware due to launch globally in March 2017.
“For our dedicated video game platform business, Nintendo is currently developing a gaming platform codenamed “NX” with a brand-new concept. NX will be launched in March 2017 globally,” said the company in a statement.
“For our dedicated video game platform business, Nintendo is currently developing a gaming platform codenamed “NX” which is a brand-new concept, and our unique software-led hardware-software integrated business will continue to constitute the core business for Nintendo. For the purpose of maximizing the population that interacts with Nintendo IP, we have entered into the smart device gaming business.
“We will aim to create a synergetic effect between the smart device business and Nintendo’s dedicated game system business to maximize the Nintendo businesses overall by growing our smart device business so that it is profitable on its own while continuously strengthening our connection with our consumers by enhancing features of our new membership service called My Nintendo”
The Nintendo NX was expected to be fully detailed around E3, however according to a few tweets from a Wall Street Journal reporter, Nintendo will instead focus on Zelda and will show off Nintendo NX later this year instead.