The Nintendo 3DS is officially here in North America. While many headed to midnight launch events across the country, Nintendo of America partnered with Best Buy at Union Square for the official launch party in New York City. Below are several photos from that launch party, including the now famous “Triforce,” who camped outside Best Buy all week long. Be sure to keep following NintendoFuse for all your Nintendo 3DS coverage.
In this photo provided by Nintendo of America Inc., hundreds of consumers toss away their 3D glasses at the stroke of midnight to celebrate the March 27, 2011, launch of Nintendo 3DS, which offers immersive 3D visuals without the need [...]
Are you in the New York City area and planning on getting a Nintendo 3DS on launch day, March 27? If so, you might want to head over to the Best Buy store on Union Square for the official Nintendo 3DS midnight launch event. Nintendo of America posted the event details on their Twitter account.
NintendoAmerica: Didn’t catch the news? The official Nintendo #3DS midnight launch event is taking over @BestBuyUnionSq on March 26! #noglassesreq
If you are in the area, and if you make it over to the launch event, be sure to snap some photos and/or video and share them in our forums. We might even use them in a blog post!
[Nintendo of America Twitter]
On Sunday, May 23, 2010, the Nintendo World Store in New York City held a launch event for Super Mario Galaxy 2. Here are some photos from the event. If any of our readers were able to go, please send us your photos or video, and we will post them.
[Nintendo of America – Press]
Nintendo World, located at Rockefeller Center in New York City, is hosting a “Blast to the Past” tournament series featuring “different Virtual Console and WiiWare games each week,” according to an email newsletter the company recently emailed out.
The tournaments are taking place every Saturday through the end of February from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Winners will be given prizes. Space is limited. Register at Nintendo World.