Nintendo of America has revealed its official plans for PAX East. Read on below to learn more:
NintendoVS is coming to PAX East!
NintendoVS takes PAX East by storm this March in Boston, MA! You can look forward to the Splatoon™ 3 and Mario Kart™ 8 Deluxe championships, a Mario Kart 8 Deluxe qualifier*, an all-ages NintendoVS Arcade booth, and a sweepstakes** to win a gaming chair!
Kart your heart out and compete for the opportunity to boost with the best of ‘em at PAX East! Six of the top players from the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe North American Qualifier 2023 tournament will have the opportunity to win a spot to participate in the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Championship Cup 2023 invitational the very next day along with other prizes like a trophy, jacket, and more! With two qualifier opportunities, the races start in the Nintendo Free Play Area on March 25 at 11AM ET and 2PM ET. Register via Warp Pipe Pass here! https://experience.nintendo.com/#/events/10196
3… 2… 1… Go! Watch the fastest of the fast race to the finish line in the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Championship Cup 2023 invitational. Top Mario Kart 8 Deluxe players (including top players from our very own Mario Kart 8 Deluxe North American Qualifier 2023) were invited to participate in an opportunity to boost their way to the top spot and take home the trophy AND a Mario Kart 8 Deluxe themed controller. Pull up to the PAX Arena or drift over to our livestream to watch the action on March 26 at approximately 11AM ET.
What happens when the Splatlands meets Boston, MA? The Splatoon 3 North American Championship 2023 invitational, of course! Top players from the Splatoon 3 Splatsville Showdown tournament will go squid-to-squid for prizes like Splatoon 3 themed controllers and trophies. Check it out in person at the PAX Arena or tune into the tournament livestream! The splattage starts on March 26 shortly following the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Championship Cup 2023 invitational. Those attending onsite at the event can also check in with My Nintendo™ at the Nintendo Free Play Area for a Splatoon 3 button set!
Calling Nintendo fans and PAX East goers of all ages—the NintendoVS Arcade is open March 23-26 at booth #13055 during show hours. Whether you are competitive or casual, play Mario Party™ Superstars, Mario Golf™: Super Rush, New Super Mario Bros.™ Deluxe, and Yoshi’s Crafted World™ with other attendees and receive a pin at each station! On your way out, check in with My Nintendo for another fun giveaway, and drop by the Mushroom Kingdom photo op for an opportunity to get a photo with Mario and Luigi (availability varies). See you at the NintendoVS Arcade!
Whether you are roaming the show floor in Boston or streaming our PAX East events at home, you have a chance to win! We’re giving away three NintendoVS-themed gaming chairs each day of PAX East (March 23-26). To enter, scan the QR Code® at the event, on the livestream, or just follow the instructions here: https://my.nintendo.com/rewards/5bdb7e8c20bf50ec each day and you’ll be entered**!
*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to legal residents of the US and Canada who are age 13+ and Mexico who are age 18+ who have a valid PAX East 2023 badge and complete a participation agreement. Tournament includes two (2) Events. Event #1 begins at 11:00 AM ET on 3/25/2023 and ends approximately at 1:30 PM ET on 3/25/2023. Event #2 begins at 2:00 PM ET on 3/25/2023 and ends approximately at 4:30 PM ET on 3/25/2023. To participate, players must register with Warp Pipe Pass at https://experience.nintendo.com/#/events/10196 during the registration period which begins at 10:00 AM ET on 3/24/2023 and ends at 10:00 AM ET on 3/25/2023. There will be a total of 24 winners. There will be six (6) Grand Prize winners (3 from each Event) who will each receive the following prize package: trophy, jacket, backpack and tech decals (ARV $260 US each). There will be 18 First Prize winners (9 from each Event) who will each receive the following prize package: trophy, jacket, backpack and tech decals (ARV $260 US each). Total prize ARV $6,240 US. Skill of participating players determines the winner(s). See Official Rules for details and restrictions. https://nintendo.com/events/rules/mario-kart-north-american-qualifier-2023/. Sponsor: Nintendo of America Inc., 4600 150th Ave NE, Redmond, WA 98052.
**NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Void where prohibited. Open to legal residents of the United States and Canada who are 13 years old or older. Sweepstakes begins 12:00AM ET on 3/23/23 and ends at 11:59PM ET on 3/26/23. To enter, you must (1) have a Nintendo Account (if you do not have a Nintendo Account you can register for one at https://my.nintendo.com/; (2) scan provided QR Code or visit https://my.nintendo.com/rewards/5bdb7e8c20bf50ec; (3) sign in to your Nintendo Account, and (4) redeem 10 My Nintendo Platinum Points per entry at the NintendoVS Sweepstakes at PAX East 2023 Sweepstakes page (https://my.nintendo.com/rewards/5bdb7e8c20bf50ec)as stated in Official Rules. There will be 12 winners (3 winners each day of Sweepstakes Period). Each winner will receive one (1) gaming chair (ARV $359.00 USD). Total ARV of all prizes: $4,308.00USD. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received. Details and restrictions apply. For Official Rules, visit https://my.nintendo.com/rewards/5bdb7e8c20bf50ec. Sponsor: Nintendo of America Inc., 4600 150th Avenue NE, Redmond, WA 98052.
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