Nintendo UK Is Taking The Wii U And 3DS On Tour This Summer

Soak up the sun, play some Mario Kart

Nintendo UK has confirmed that it will be attending a variety of Summer events to promote software for its Wii U and 3DS consoles.

The Wii U Den Tour will kick off at the Sunderland Air Show at the end of this month, and will give attendees the opportunity to get their hands on Nintendo's latest home console. Current titles such as New Super Mario Bros. U and Nintendo Land are promised, but there will also be the chance to experience unreleased titles as well.

The Nintendo 3DS Festival of Fun also kicks off at the Sunderland Air Show, with titles like Animal Crossing: New Leaf, Mario Kart 7 and Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Bros. on offer. Nintendo will be running a series of competitions at each event, and 3DS owners are encouraged to bring their consoles along to StreetPass with other players.

The Wii U Den tour will be visiting the following locations:

  • Sunderland Air Show, Seaburn Park, Sunderland (27-28 July)
  • Bristol Balloon Fiesta, Ashton Court Estate, Bristol (8-11 August)
  • Eastbourne Airborne, King Edwards Parade, Eastbourne (15-18 August)
  • Clacton Air Show, Marine Parade West, Clacton-on-Sea (22–23 August)

The Nintendo 3DS Festival of Fun will be coming to the following locations:

  • Sunderland Air Show, Seaburn Park, Sunderland (27-28 July)
  • Nottingham Riverside Festival, Victoria Embankment, Nottingham (2-4 August)
  • Eastbourne Airborne, King Edwards Parade, Eastbourne (15-18 August)
  • Williamson Square (City Centre), William Square, Liverpool (22-25 August)
  • Bournemouth Air Festival, Bournemouth Sea Front, Bournemouth (29 August – 1 September)

If you're in the UK and are planning on attending any of these events, let us know by posting a comment.

[via nintendo.co.uk]