Euro Phantom Hourglass Dated

Nintendo Europe has finally got around to announcing the date that The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass will hit Euro shores, that date is October 19th. All in all, considering some of NoE’s recent dates this is not too bad, as the game also scheduled for an October release in the States, October 1st to be exact. So, now we finally have a date on our hands will you still be importing Link’s latest adventure or will you be waiting out the 3 extra weeks for its official Euro date.

The game has already been on sale in Japan for quite a while, and on the week of release Nintendo shipped 400,000 copies to Japanese retailers, selling over 350,000 of those in the first week. Also, the game scored well in Famitsu, getting the near perfect score of 39 out of 40.