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On Tuesday, July 15, the Japanese company confirmed with a press release a planned appearance at the annual
“Comic-Con gives us a chance to interact with thousands of current and future Nintendo fans. We have fun games and activities for everyone, and Comic-Con will be the first time for many people to see how these games play in person,” said Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America's executive vice president of sales & marketing.
Nintendo will split its resources into two locations during the convention. The company will hold a booth on the show floor in the
The Nintendo booth (No. 235) at the Convention Center will focus on the company's upcoming game Pikmin 3 for the Wii U, and the booth will provide game play kiosks as well as photo opportunities based on the game.
Those without a Comic-Con badge can visit the Nintendo Gaming Lounge, which will host numerous other Nintendo games for both the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.
Visitors will be able to get their hands on numerous games, including “The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Walker HD,” “Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze,” “Super Mario: 3D World” and “The Wonderful 101” for the Wii U and “Yoshi's
Nintendo plans to host fun activities and photo opportunities, culminating on the last day of Comic-Con with an invitation to all costumed guests to participate in a group photo at 2 p.m.
Comic-Con International begins on Thursday, July 18 and ends on Sunday, July 21.
For more information on the four-day event, visit www.comic-con.org.
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