The launch of Pokémon X & Y may have been an event to savour for many fans, but the official event at the Nintendo World Store in New York seemed to go all out. With a lot of gamers in attendance of all ages, it seems that the desire to experience the release with many others was a big attraction.

Nintendo's now released an official video of the launch event, which features plenty of excited gamers, mascots, dancing and enough enthusiasm to silence any cynic. In short, it looks like it was a lot of fun.

Check out the video below and, if you were lucky enough to be there, tell us all about it.