Last week Nintendo announced the return of the Nintendo World Championships. This contest, which hasn’t been seen since the early 90’s, offers Nintendo gamers the opportunity to compete for the title of World Champion.
Made popular in 1989’s Super Mario Bros. 3 feature length commercial called The Wizard, this contest was for the best of the best of Nintendo gaming.
Revamping this contest for 2015, Nintendo has selected the following 8 Best Buy locations to qualify to enter the big contest:
- 1717 Harrison St.
San Francisco, CA
- 3675 Pacific Coast Highway
- 10760 NW 17th St.
- 900 E. Golf Road
- 12905 Elm Creek Blvd. N
Maple Grove, MN
- 5001 Northern Blvd.
Long Island City, NY
- 9378 N. Central Expressway
- 2214 S. 48th St.
The qualifying event will take place on May 30, starting at 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM based on that stores local time. NES Remix Championship mode will be the game used. The top scorer from these 8 locations will compete at the final event in Los Angeles featuring a multi-round competition of Nintendo games.
Click here to read the official rules.
Are you planning on entering this contest? Be sure to let us know so we can support you!