Fans can be among the first to purchase Pokemon X and Y at Rockefeller Plaza
In order to celebrate the upcoming Pokémon X and Pokémon Y video games, fans are invited to a Launch Celebration event that will be held in the Rockefeller plaza New York.
This event will feature fans dressed up as their favorite characters from the Pokémon games, with those who appear in costume being granted the opportunity to participate in a costume showcase that will be held on a large stage.
In addition to the contest, the event will have a gaming lounge, containing several game-play kiosks that will allow those who attend to play Pokémon X and Pokémon Y, a booth offering exclusive Pokémon photo opportunities, the appearance of Pikachu (in costume), and large inflatable depictions of the new legendary Pokémon, Xerneas and Yveltal.
Now for the bit fans may be most interested in. Those who attend will be able to purchase Pokémon X and Pokémon Y at midnight during the event, with Nintendo World staying open throughout the night in order to accomodate fans. In addition, the new Nintendo 2DS will be available to be purchased at the event.
This will take place at Nintendo World, 10 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10020 on Friday, October 11 from 8PM to 1AM.
Will you be participating in this event? If so, who will you be dressing up as?
Source: Business Wire