Five hundred lucky people will get the chance to play the new Legend of Zelda game at Nintendo’s New York store. Fans will be lining up on June 11th, and given a wristband that guarantees a ticket for a spot to play the game in select time slots from June 14th through June 19th. Details about the event are below.



Super-Fan Signup Day
-June 11th, 9 a.m. ET

Nintendo NY The Legend of Zelda Experience

-June 14th, noon-3 p.m. ET (Nintendo Treehouse: Live screening from E3)
-June 14th, 3-8 p.m. ET (hands-on experience for fans with appointments)
-June 15th-19th, Nintendo NY store hours (hands-on experience for fans with appointments)
-June 15th-19th, Nintendo NY store hours (guided game-play presentations with Nintendo experts and trivia)


-Nintendo NY, 10 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10020


June 11th

-Excited Nintendo fans waiting in line to receive the chance to play the newest game in The Legend of Zelda series for the first time.

June 14th-19th

-Fans, including some who may come dressed in different costumes inspired by the Zelda series, playing the new The Legend of Zelda game for the Wii U console.
-The Nintendo NY store decorated to celebrate The Legend of Zelda.
Group demos hosted by Nintendo representatives showing fans the extensive The Legend of Zelda demo.

Nintendo had a lot to say about the even as well, giving us some insight as to what to expect.

“The six-day free event will begin at noon ET on June 14, when fans will be invited to watch gameplay of The Legend of Zelda live-streamed from Nintendo’s booth at this year’s E3 video game trade show in Los Angeles to the 15-foot gaming screen inside Nintendo NY. This will be the world’s first in-depth look at the game. Then at 3 p.m. ET, the first of 500 fans will begin sampling the game for the first time. From June 15 to June 19, Nintendo experts will also be giving guided game-play demonstrations on the big screen for everyone to watch and enjoy. Several fans may even get the chance to participate in guided demonstrations. There will also beThe Legend of Zelda trivia for a chance for fans to win fun prizes.”


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