Nintendo bringing Wii U to PAX this weekend - Gematsu
Nintendo bringing Wii U to PAX this weekend
posted on 08.28.12 at 12:01 PM EST by (@salromano)
Plus, Nintendo to attempt bubble gum world record.

Nintendo is bringing its new high-definition game console to this weekend’s Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle. Attendees will be able to go hands on with games like ZombiU, Pikmin 3, Project P-100, and others.

Below is the complete list of games available for sampling at the expo, across all Nintendo platforms.

Wii U

  • ZombiU (Ubisoft)
  • Pikmin 3
  • New Super Mario Bros. U
  • Project P-100 (working title)
  • Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor’s Edge
  • Nintendo Land
  • Scribblenauts Unlimited (Warner Bros. Interactive)
  • Trine 2Director’s Cut (Frozenbyte)

Nintendo 3DS

  • Paper Mario: Sticker Star
  • Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask
  • Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon
  • Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why’d You Steal Our Garbage?! (D3Publisher)
  • Disney Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion (Disney Interactive)
  • Skylanders Giants (Activision Publishing)
  • New Super Mario Bros. 2
  • Mario Kart 7
  • Kid Icarus: Uprising

Nintendo eShop for Nintendo 3DS

  • Fluidity: Spin Cycle
  • Pokédex 3D Pro
  • Pushmo
  • 3D Classics: Kirby’s Adventure

Nintendo DS

  • • Pokémon Conquest


  • Kirby’s Dream Collection: Special Edition

Additionally, Nintendo is planning a Kid Icarus: Uprising multiplayer tournament in the Nintendo Gaming Loung on the third floor of the Washington State Convention Center at 6:30 p.m. on August 31. To participate, you’ll need to bring your 3DS and copy of the game. First, second, and third place winners will receive a Core Set of AR Cards for the game, which contain more than 400 AR Cards released to date, as well as Nintendo pre-paid cards. All tournament participants will receive packs of Series 2 AR Cards, while supplies last.

On September 1, Nintendo will attempt to break a Guiness World Record in promotion of the upcoming Kirby’s Dream Collection: Special Edition for Wii. The attempt, “for the most people blowing a chewing gum bubble simultaneously,” will be made on the fourth floor of the convention center.

PAX runs from August 31 through September 2.

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  • big drew

    shhh… you had me at new Super Mario Bros

  • Nothing new from Nintendo yet again I guess we need to wait until the 13th. I am not sure if Nintendo fully understands that if the Wii U has nothing special to offer most of us wont be getting it. Come on Nintendo BRING IT!! let us know everything.