Nintendo Partners with PBteen to Bring Fun Wii U Experiences to the Chicago Area

  Nintendo Partners with PBteen to Bring Fun Wii U Experiences to the Chicago

         Shoppers Can Play Super Mario 3D World in Advance of Launch

Business Wire

-- November 8, 2013


           Starting on Nov. 4, people that visit the PBteen stores in Chicago
           and Oak Brook, Ill., can take a break from shopping and experience
           the fun of playing Wii U. Nintendo is partnering with PBteen and
WHAT:     installing Wii U consoles in various in-store lounges that
           represent comfortable living room settings. In the lounges,
           shoppers can play the upcoming Super Mario 3D World game for Wii U
           before its launch on Nov. 22.

           In addition to the game-play lounge, the PBteen stores in Market
           Square and at the Oakbrook Center will include ballot boxes for
           shoppers to submit their names for the chance to win a copy of the
           Super Mario 3D World game and a Mario and Luigi Wii U Deluxe Set,
           which includes the Wii U console, a GamePad controller and the New
           Super Mario Bros. U and New Super Luigi U games on one disc. There
           will also be an online sweepstakes for people that can’t visit the
           ballot boxes at

WHO:       Families, holiday shoppers, Nintendo fans

WHEN:      PBteen Market Square                  PBteen Oakbrook Center
           Nov. 4-24                              Nov. 4-11
           3:30 p.m. until close                  3:30 p.m. until close

WHERE:     PBteen Market Square – 2111 N. Clybourn Ave., Chicago, IL 60614
           PBteen Oakbrook Center – 2A Oakbrook Center Mall, Oak Brook, IL

VISUALS:   • Families playing various Wii U games in a living room-inspired
           lounge filled with PBteen furniture.


Kristie Tomkins, 213-438-8830
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