WHAT: Are you ready for this? Mario™ and company are challenging dads and kids of all ages to show off their video gaming skills in the Super Smash Bros.® Brawl Wii Father’s Day Tournament at the Nintendo World store in Rockefeller Plaza in New York City.

Teams of dads and kids will compete against each other in this action-packed fighting game, which features a multitude of Nintendo characters, from Mario to Link™ to Pikachu®…and even Solid Snake and Sonic The Hedgehog. The winning team of the bracket-style playoff will receive two Wii consoles, two copies of the game, a trophy and of course, all-important bragging rights.

Super Smash Bros. Brawl delivers a knockout punch with new characters, new moves and multiplayer battles via Nintendo® Wi-Fi connection. Gamers everywhere have been having fun exploring the endless options in the game.

Copies of Super Smash Bros. Brawl will be available for purchase at Nintendo World. Attendees can also receive father/child framed photos throughout the day.

WHO: Parents, kids and video game fans of all ages

WHEN: Sunday, June 15 (Father’s Day)
Nintendo World store Opens: 9 a.m.
Event: 1 – 4 p.m.

WHERE: Nintendo World store
10 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY 10020



* Father/child teams of all ages playing Super Smash Bros. Brawl and battling in multiplayer competitions
* Winning team being presented with trophy, Wii systems
* Nintendo fans lined up in Rockefeller Plaza
* Mario costumed character