Want to test your mettle against thousands of Nintendo fans? The Nintendo World Championship is heading our way and with that, now you can. Nintendo has chosen eight Best Buy locations across the country who will host qualifying events come May 30th.
So long as you’re a US residents and are thirteen years or older, you’ll be able to participate in the qualifying events. The events will feature the Nintendo 3DS title Ultimate NES remix and players will be challenged to participate in score-based challenges in Super Mario Bros, Super Mario Bros 3 and Dr. Mario.
Top scorers from each of the eight Best Buy locations will compete in the final event, which will be hosted in Los Angeles and will feature multiple Nintendo games for competitors to work their way through. Eight competitors chosen by Nintendo will then be selected to participate in the Nintendo World Championships.
The qualifying events will take place at these following locations from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.:
1717 Harrison St.
San Francisco, CA
3675 Pacific Coast Highway
10760 NW 17th St.
900 E. Golf Road
12905 Elm Creek Blvd. N
Maple Grove, MN
5001 Northern Blvd
Long Island City, NY
9378 N Central Expy
2214 S. 48th St.
Rules and more are available at the official website.
- This article was updated on:March 7th, 2018