NINTENDO TO BE UNLEASHED IN MANCHESTER

16 th July, 2013 – The Nintendo Unleashed tour continues when it visits MCM  Manchester Comic Con which is taking place on 20 th July 2013 at Manchester Central – Petersfield. Following the latest announcements from this year’s E3 video game conference in Los Angeles, gaming fans will be able to get hands on with new and up and coming Nintendo 3DS and Wii U games.

The Unleashed tour will be the best place to get some hands on time with exclusive first party and third party games for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. Nintendo 3DS titles on show at Nintendo Unleashed in Manchester include:

Nintendo 3DS

  • Mario & Luigi Dream: Team Bros.
  • Mario Kart 7
  • Luigi's Mansion 2
  • Kokuga (Nintendo eShop title)
At Nintendo Unleashed in Manchester, you will not only be able to play demos of new and recently released Nintendo 3DS and Wii U games, but you can also visit the Mario Kart race track where you’ll be able to compete on Nintendo 3DS systems with other players for multiplayer fun and the chance to top the Mario Kart 7 leaderboard.

If you already own a Nintendo 3DS then make sure you bring your console along to the Nintendo Unleashed tour as you will not only be able to increase your StreetPass hits and help complete your achievements but also swap friend codes with other Nintendo fans so that you can compete with them in multiplayer events when you get home.

The Nintendo Unleashed tour will be at the MCM Expo Manchester Comic Con which is being held at Manchester Central – Petersfield on 20 th July 2013. Check Nintendo Facebook and Twitter channels for more details.   

For more information:

Nintendo 3DS Guided Tour: http://guidedtour.nintendo.co.uk

Nintendo UK on Twitter: https://twitter.com/nintendouk

Nintendo 3DS on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nintendo3dsuk

Wii U on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WiiU.co.uk  

Nintendo UK on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/nintendoukofficial

MCM Comic Con: http://www.mcmcomiccon.com

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Notes to editors 

About Nintendo 3DS:

Nintendo 3DS offers Parental Controls so that parents can control the level of 3D their children can view on the Nintendo 3DS as well as the content they can access. Nintendo 3DS also features a 3D depth slider which lets players turn off or adjust the level of 3D they want on the 3D Screen, two built-in screens for different functionality, a Circle Pad which provides a full 360 degrees of direction, a built-in motion sensor and gyro sensor. It is equipped with three cameras (two of which are facing outwards to allow the taking of 3D pictures), houses a 2GB/4GB SD Memory Card and is compatible with AR Cards which come packaged with Nintendo 3DS. Nintendo 3DS is also backwards compatible with all existing Nintendo DS games, which can be played in 2D on your Nintendo 3DS system. www.nintendo3ds.co.uk

About Nintendo:

The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Wii U™ and Wii™ home consoles, Nintendo 3DS™ and Nintendo DS™ family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 4.1 billion video games and more than 654 million hardware units globally, including the current-generation Wii U, 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.

 


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