14 th March, 2012 – Join the Pokémon treasure hunt at Toys ‘R’ Us at Brent Cross on Saturday 24 th March. Find the four playable Pokémon from the new exclusive Wii game PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond , Pikachu, Oshawott, Snivy and Tepig in store on launch weekend to be able to claim your free copy of the game.
The 4 Pokémon characters will be hiding throughout the store, tucked away behind mountains of cuddly toys or aisles of board games. The first twenty five Pokémon treasure hunters to find them all and collect their special stamps will win a free copy of PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond. Special Pokémon goodies and vouchers are also up for grabs for close runners up and fans dressed as their favourite Pokémon character.
The treasure hunt will start at 10am so be sure to get there early to be in with the best chance of winning and of course the real quest begins once you have the game and you set about saving the missing Pokémon and discovering the mystery of an enchanting new world of Wish Park full of nearly 200 other Pokémon.
Pokémon Treasure Hunt
Date: Saturday 24th March
Time: 10am – 4pm
Brent Cross Toys ‘R’ Us
To help get you excited and to remind you of who to look out for check out the website below. On your marks, get set, go!
The hunt starts here at 10am – Toys ‘R’ Us, Tilling Road, Brent Cross, NW2 1LW
Keep up to date with all the official Nintendo announcements and exclusive new game information by following the official Nintendo UK Twitter feed @NintendoUK
~ Ends ~
The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Wii™ home console, Nintendo 3DS™ and Nintendo DS™ family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 3.9 billion video games and more than 620 million hardware units globally, including the current-generation Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi™ and Nintendo DSi™ XL, as well as the Game Boy™, Game Boy Advance™, Super NES™, Nintendo® 64 and Nintendo GameCube™ systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names such as Mario™, Donkey Kong™, Metroid™, Zelda™ and Pokémon™. A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo of Europe, based in Grossostheim, Germany, was established in 1990 and serves as headquarters for Nintendo's operations in Europe. www.Nintendo-europe.com.
The Pokémon Company International, a subsidiary of The Pokémon Company in Japan, manages the property outside of Asia and is responsible for brand management, licensing, marketing, the Pokémon Trading Card Game, the animated TV series, home entertainment, and the official Pokémon website. Pokémon was launched in Japan in 1996 and today is one of the most popular children’s entertainment properties in the world. For more information, visit http://www.pokemon.co.uk