Nintendo to host Mario Party 10 Virtual Launch Party on Wednesday

Nintendo of America have announced that they will be hosting a virtual launch party for Mario Party 10 this week.

Celebrating the Wii U exclusive’s arrival this will take place on 18th March 2015 between 1pm – 5pm PT, with activities and competitions (US and Canada residents only!) happening through the company’s social media channels. The schedule is confirmed as follows:


1 p.m. PT – It’s Party Time
Join us on Twitter to see if you can answer our quiz questions about Mario Party 10! Include #SweepsEntry and our designated hashtag with your answer to be eligible to win our “mystery” prize. We’ll retweet the correct answers from you at the end of the hour.

Learn interesting Mario Party 10 and Super Mario amiibo series Fun Facts in our Mario Party 10 Facebook photo album. Don’t forget to share with your friends!

2 p.m. PT – Guess Who is Coming to our Party?
Hint: He says “MUAHAHAHA” a lot and likes to stand on poorly constructed bridges over pits of molten lava.

Update your Twitter profile picture to the special guest’s command and tweet us @NintendoAmerica with #SweepsEntry and our designated hashtag to be eligible to win our “mystery” prize.

3:30 p.m. PT – Favorite Mario Party memory
Share your favorite Mario Party memory with us on Twitter through photos, videos or tweets/comments. We’ll keep the party going by retweeting some of you Mario Party animals!

Answer our questions on Twitter with #SweepsEntry and our designated hashtag to be eligible to win our “mystery” prize.

5 p.m. PT – End
We will finish off our Virtual Launch Party with our grand prize winner drawings. Five winners will be randomly selected and we will Direct Message them on Twitter during this hour.

You must use #SweepsEntry and our designated hashtag (announced at 1 p.m. PT on March 18).


Within our Mario Party 10 review, we concluded: “This is the very best that the Mario Party series has been in years, wondrously mixing competitive and co-operative fun into a package that can suit any occasion.”

Mario Party 10 launches exclusively for Wii U in North America and Europe on March 20th.

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After starting out with a Yellow Game Boy and a copy of Donkey Kong Land, Alex once hid in his room to play The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time one Christmas. Now he shares his thoughts on Nintendo Insider, keeping track of everything to do with Nintendo.

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