Nintendo this morning revealed what they'll be showing off at Comic-Con 2012 this week, with clearly the "biggest" being the Nintendo 3DS XL. Games on display will include New Super Mario Bros. 2, Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow and others.
Besides the actual Comic-Con booth, Nintendo will also be running a public Nintendo Gaming Lounge right next door that will provide fans with a chance to take part in events and check out upcoming and new games and hardware such as the 3DS XL.
Read on for the details.
At this year’s Comic-Con International 2012 event taking place July 12-15 at the San Diego Convention Center, members of the general public will enjoy an early chance to get their hands on Nintendo 3DS XL, a new version of the Nintendo 3DS system with 90 percent larger screens that launches Aug. 19.
In addition to Nintendo’s booth at the show (#5135), multiple activities will take place at a special Nintendo Gaming Lounge in the San Diego Ballroom at the Marriott Marquis & Marina at 333 W. Harbor Drive, adjacent to the San Diego Convention Center. A Comic-Con badge is not required to gain entry to the Nintendo Gaming Lounge.
Games that are scheduled to be playable at the Nintendo Gaming Lounge include:
Nintendo 3DS / Nintendo 3DS XL
- New Super Mario Bros. 2
- Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon
- Kid Icarus: Uprising
- Mario Kart 7
- Super Mario 3D Land
- Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate (Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.)
- HEROES OF RUIN (Square Enix)
- KINGDOM HEARTS 3D [Dream Drop Distance] (Square Enix)
- LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment)
Nintendo DS family
- Pokémon Conquest
- Kirby’s Dream Collection: Special Edition
- Just Dance 4 (Ubisoft)
Additional information about Comic-Con can be found at http://www.comic-con.org.