Nintendo is renovating its one-of-a-variety New York retailer
Nintendo’s headquarters could also be in Kyoto, Japan, however the religious middle, the place most massive US console launches occur, is the Nintendo World retailer at Rockefeller Plaza, New York. The one official Nintendo retailer on the earth is about to bear a serious renovation and when it is over, it’s going to even have a brand new identify — Nintendo NY. The brand new look will embrace an up to date inside design, new Wii U and 3DS demo models, a 15-foot gaming display and a big bronze coin on the entrance with the tagline “The place everybody involves play” (under).
The shop might be promoting souvenirs like restricted-version Mario and Hyperlink t-shirts. There may even be costumed Nintendo characters, giveaways and different perks. We discover it odd that it is eradicating the “world” a part of the identify from the shop, nevertheless — might that imply it is planning on opening extra places? Solely Nintendo is aware of, however in the meantime, when you’ve been which means to get to the shop, there will not be a greater time than the weekend of February 19-21.