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Nintendo has big plans to expand its business with theme parks and lots of them. Transforming the brand into an experience won't just be happening in a single country, though - it'll be occurring in different places all over the world. In regards to the Super Nintendo World planned for Universal Studios in Japan, President Shuntaro Furukawa has reconfirmed development is underway and that the area is scheduled to open in time for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020:

Theme park development with Universal Parks & Resorts is underway. Construction on the “Super
Nintendo World” area at Universal Studios Japan is to open in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

It's also been reported Super Nintendo World will arrive in the US after the initial 2020 launch date. And on a related note, the Super Mario Bros. animation is targeting a 2022 release:

The development of animated film based on “Super Mario Bros.” with Illumination is moving along for an anticipated theatrical release around 2022.

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[via gonintendo.com, nintendo.co.jp]