Nintendo Partners with PBteen to Bring Fun Wii U Experiences to Orange County

  Nintendo Partners with PBteen to Bring Fun Wii U Experiences to Orange
  County

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

Business Wire

-- November 8, 2013

Nintendo:

           Starting on Nov. 4, people that visit the PBteen in Costa Mesa,
           Calif., can take a break from shopping and experience the fun of
           playing Wii U. Nintendo is partnering with PBteen and installing
WHAT:     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 store at South
           Coast Plaza 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
           http://www.pbteen.com/wiiusweeps.

WHO:       Families, holiday shoppers, Nintendo fans

WHEN:      Nov. 4-24
           3:30 p.m. until close

WHERE:     PBteen South Coast Plaza – 3333 Bear St., Costa Mesa, CA 92626

VISUALS:

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

Contact:

GolinHarris
Kristie Tomkins, 213-438-8830
ktomkins@golinharris.com