To celebrate Mario in 3D, Nintendo organised a massive event in Times Square, New York! There was even a “Mushroom Kingdom” Pizza truck in place to offer the first thousand customers with a free slice of mushroom pizza, what else! It seems that Nintendo are certainly trying to bring Mario into the lives of today’s young gamers, no doubt the plan is they grow with a Nintendo over the other consoles and they are willing to pull out all of the stops in order to achieve this goal.
According to Press Release by Nintendo;
To celebrate the launch of the Super Mario 3D Land™ game for the Nintendo 3DS™ hand-held system, Nintendo is giving fans in New York City a rare opportunity to experience how 3D significantly enhances and reinvents the beloved Mario gaming experience. Anyone who visits Times Square on Nov. 12 will be invited to play inside Mario’s 3D world with life size warp pipes, trampoline coin jumps and a flag pole finale! Consumers will also have a special opportunity to play Super Mario 3D Land in advance of its official Nov. 13 release date.
Source [Coolest Gadgets]