Spend your school holidays at The Nintendo Experience

by Ben Salter Featured 9 Comments 26 Votes 1072 Views 28/06/2012 Back to News

Nintendo wants you to beat the cold at The Nintendo Experience in Melbourne this school holidays.

There's plenty to do, including a cosplay competition, Mario Tennis tournament and, of course, Pokemon battles to be had.

The Nintendo Experience is located at 67 Swanston St, Melbourne, above EB Games.

Events at The Nintendo Experience

Super Mario Spectacular

When: Saturday 30th June, 10am - 4pm

Cosplay competition at 2pm

With New Super Mario Bros. 2 and New Super Mario Bros. U on the horizon, it's time to celebrate and brush up on a few Mario classics with a fun-filled day for the whole family. After receiving your special lanyard, take a tour through some Mario classics, old and new, on your way to receiving a special showbag* with plenty of goodies inside.

Show your true colours and take part in the Mario Cosplay Competition, where the best will walk away with games and trophies!

*Showbags are limited to the first 200 to finish their tour.

Mario Tennis Open Tournament

When: Wednesday 4th July, 10am - 4pm

Registration closes Midday

Mario recently smashed his way onto Nintendo 3DS in Mario Tennis Open, with all new ways to play and enjoy tennis with Mario and friends.

This tournament is sure to serve up an afternoon of fun with a single elimination tournament with prizes and trophies for the top 3 placed players!

With special lanyards for all who attend on the day and the chance to play a range of classic tennis games on Wii, this day is sure to ace its way through a rainy Wednesday.

Pokémon Black Version and Pokémon White Version Battle Tournament

When: Sunday 15th July, 10am - 4pm

Registration closes Midday

Brush up on your Pokémon skills ahead of the release of Pokémon Black Version 2 and Pokémon White Version 2 later in the year at the latest battle competition to hit The Nintendo Experience in Melbourne. Train up your favourite Pokémon and put them to the test in this single-elimination, double-battle format competition. Full rules will be available in store on the day.

With prizes and trophies up for grabs, each competitor will also receive a special lanyard for competing. What better way to prepare for a big year of Pokémon ahead?

By Ben Salter - Bio

Link to us http://wii.mmgn.com/News/Spend-your-school-holidays-at-The-Ninten
Vote for this article Log in with Facebook

Spend your school holidays at The Nintendo Experience Comments

Leave a comment Log in with Facebook
If only I lived in Melbourne :'(
I watched the Pokémon tournament last year, so I guess I'll check it out again this year.
if only i did'nt live 3hours away from melbourne [Rage]
-.- i wish i was in melbourne.
All the good things happen in Mebourne only [Rage]

Tsunamo said: All the good things happen in Mebourne only



And Sydney :P

Tsunamo said: All the good things happen in Mebourne only



We're the sporting and Nintendo capital of Australia.
Yeee Melbourne ftw suckers =)
I just want the free LooT :P

Post a comment

Leave a comment Log in with Facebook

Recently Read

Featured Wii Content

Most anticipated game of 2015

Most anticipated game of 2015

08/01/2015 Polls 11 14
The Mario timeline in chronological order
Tano 2 days News 4 7
More than 3.3 billion goals have been scored in FIFA

More than 3.3 billion goals have been scored in FIFA

Tano 2 days News 0 6
Metroid Prime Trilogy cuts loading times on Wii U
Gryllis 2 days News 1 4
Skylanders Trap Team: Light & Dark Expansions review

Skylanders Trap Team: Light & Dark Expansions review

Schrekdog 2 days Reviews 2 4
Metroid Prime Trilogy out on Wii U eShop today for $13

Metroid Prime Trilogy out on Wii U eShop today for $13

Gryllis 3 days News 4 4
Bartronica is Melbourne's newest video game bar

Bartronica is Melbourne's newest video game bar

Tano 3 days News 8 5
Free-to-start the 'future' for console games, says EA

Free-to-start the 'future' for console games, says EA

Tano 4 days News 7 2
Resident Evil & the dying art of entertaining walkthroughs

Resident Evil & the dying art of entertaining walkthroughs

Jickle 21/01 Articles 5 9

Community Content

Work Experience at The MMGN Office

Work Experience at The MMGN Office

12/01/2015 Blog 10 0

MMGN Updates

Status
Updating..
Username

K4ZMA made a change to JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders

K4ZMA 1 hour ago
Username

kangle4, DarkJibTEC commented on Mirage's super nendoroid collection image dump

kangle4 4 hours ago
Username

commented on 5 Things I’d like from future Pokémon games

sjt333 10 hours ago
Username

Blak, K4ZMA, Zinker and other 2 users commented on Mirage's super nendoroid collection image dump

Blak 14 hours ago
Username

commented on Battlefield Hardline beta kicks off February 3

Zinker 16 hours ago
Username

Zinker shared a story - There is something about survival

Zinker 1 day ago
Username

Blob, Armige, K4ZMA and other 2 users commented on 5 Things I’d like from future Pokémon games

Blob 1 day ago
Username

commented on The Mario timeline in chronological order

MoeMan 1 day ago
Username

zurczner posted a news - Founder's Pack for Heroes of the Storm is now available

zurczner 2 days ago