Nintendo Bringing a Strong Presence to Comic-Con 2014

Hot off the heels of a successful June in the NPD and news of Nintendo bringing a presence to Hyper Japan 2014, Nintendo is continuing their marketing blitz by attacking another huge convention: Comic-Con 2014.

Taking place in San Diego from July 24th-27th, Comic-Con is a huge gathering of comic, gaming, manga, and cosplay culture all in one place. Nintendo has decided to bring the big guns to Comic-Con so everyone can get a great Nintendo experience. Nintendo is bring a TON of Wii U and 3DS games to the show that will be playable.

Wii U:

  • Super Smash Bros.
  • Hyrule Warriors
  • Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker
  • Yoshi’s Woolly World
  • Mario Kart 8
  • Bayonetta 2
  • Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric
  • Just Dance 2015
  • Skylanders Trap Team
  • Shovel Knight
  • 1001 Spikes
  • Guacamelee Super Turbo Championship Edition


  • Super Smash Bros.
  • Pokémon Art Academy
  • Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney
  • Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal
  • Shovel Knight
  • Siesta Fiesta

Along with the stellar games list, Nintendo will also have Amiibos, a Smash Bros 3DS tournament that takes live on Twitch, and Mario Kart 8 tournaments as well. Nintendo will also be showing off the Bayonetta: Bloody Fate Film, and have live competitions on other games called \”Nintendo Challenge Live\” which is a stage show with competitions.

Nintendo seems poised for another great conference showing. Are you attending Comic-Con 2014? Let us know in the comments below.

Shawn Long
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