Friday 16th November has become a date embedded into the hearts and minds of Mario fans eagerly awaiting the porky plumbers new platform game. Super Mario Galaxy on the Wii will be launching a day earlier in selected stores around the UK. GAME stores along with Nintendo will be heavily promoting the launch of the Nintendo mascots game. Eight Stores in total across the UK and Ireland will be selling the game to anyone from the hours of 6pm-9pm on Thursday 15th November as well as handing out prizes to the eager fans that turn up.Nintendo will be encouraging fans to dress up as Mario or come dressed in space gear with the chance of winning a Nintendo Wii and a copy of Mario Galaxy, a competition that will be judged by Nintendo not GAME. Dress to your best as Nintendo will be sending photographers to the stores to snap all the fancy dressers. Other fans won’t be neglected either as they will receive goody bags containing posters, keyrings and strangely…an Umbrella…

Nintendo will also provide demo pods in the 8 stores for the customers to play before they buy and it has even been heard that Nintendo will offer a busker unit for them to take a demo of the game to the people in the queue.

This event will happen over 8 stores in the UK and Ireland and they are:

· LondonOxford Street

· Manchester – Trafford

· Birmingham – Bullring

· Glasgow – Sauchehall Street

· Gateshead – Metro Centre

· Cardiff – Queen Street

· Belfast – Donegail Arcade

· Dublin – Dawson Street