Nintendo Switch and Mario Take E3 by Storm

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Hands-On Time with Nintendo Switch games. Live Tournaments and Nintendo Treehouse: Live at E3

Nintendo highlighted new games for the Nintendo Switch system and Nintendo 3DS family of systems, including Super Mario Odyssey for the Nintendo Switch, at E3 2017. This year was the first time fans could attend the video game convention in Los Angeles.

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E3 attendees were among the first group to get to play and explore upcoming games like Super Mario Odyssey and Splatoon 2, both for Nintendo Switch. This year’s event was all about letting consumers play!

Nintendo also featured Splatoon 2, ARMS and Pokkén Tournament DX during game tournaments.

According to David Young, Assistant Manager of PR at Nintendo of America, "Super Mario Odyssey is bringing Mario back in an epic journey. This year at E3, Nintendo is letting people play and explore this amazing game."

Doug Bowser, Senior VP of Sales & Marketing at Nintendo of America, said, "This year Nintendo will see a constant flow of great games on Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS, with more on the horizon that feature some of Nintendo's most beloved characters."

For more information about Nintendo’s activities and announcements at E3 2017, visit

About Nintendo:
The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Nintendo Switch™ system and the Nintendo 3DS™ family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 4.4 billion video games and more than 703 million hardware units globally, including Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, as well as the Game Boy™, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS™ family of systems, Super NES™, Nintendo 64™, Nintendo GameCube™, Wii™ and Wii U™ systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names, such as Mario, Donkey Kong, Metroid, Zelda and Pokémon. A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo of America Inc., based in Redmond, Wash., serves as headquarters for Nintendo’s operations in the Americas. For more information about Nintendo, please visit the company’s website at

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