Super, Mario!

Apple has confirmed that Shigeru Miyamoto will be visiting its SoHo, New York store to demo the forthcoming Super Mario Run smartphone game on Thursday, December 8th.

Miyamoto will appear at 6:00PM alongside tech expert and TV personality Katie Linendoll, and is expected to "share the importance of fun and the inspiration behind the gameplay".

Attendees will also get the chance to look at the game ahead of its launch on December 15th. If you're in New York and fancy popping along, visit Apple's site to register your interest.