Nintendo invading malls for the Holidays

Starting on November 22 and lasting until December 19, Nintendo will be bringing Mario, Donkey Kong and other games to various malls around the country. The Nintendo “Holiday Mall Experience” will let consumers play various Wii and DSi titles, otherwise known as that place parents can drop their kids off and force the Nintendo employees to babysit. Stupid lazy parents.

The games on offer will include Wii Party, Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Mini-Land Mayhem!, Donkey Kong Country Returns, Dragon Quest IX, Kirby’s Epic Yarn, Metroid: Other M, NBA JAM, uDraw, Disney Epic Mickey, Golden Sun: Dark Dawn and a handful of older Wii and DS titles.

You can see what cities Nintendo will be setting up shop at after the break.

* Garden State Plaza (Paramus, N.J.)
* Topanga (Canoga Park, Calif.)
* Parks at Arlington (Arlington, Texas)
* King of Prussia Mall (King of Prussia, Penn.)
* Houston Galleria (Houston)
* Southcenter (Seattle)
* Fox Valley (Aurora, Ill.)
* Roosevelt Field (Garden City, N.Y.)
* Beverly Center (Los Angeles)
* The Shops at Willow Bend (Plano, Texas)
* Mall of Georgia (Buford, Ga.)
* Pembroke Lakes Mall (Pembroke Pines, Fla.)
* Annapolis Shopping Center (Annapolis, Md.)
* Northshore Mall (Peabody, Mass.)
* Arizona Mills (Tempe, Ariz.)
* Valley Fair (Santa Clara, Calif.)
* Southdale Center (Edina, Minn.)
* North County (Escondido, Calif.)
* Castleton Square Mall (Indianapolis)
* Lloyd Center (Portland, Ore.)
* FlatIron Crossing (Broomfield, Colo.)
* Tyrone Square (St. Petersburg, Fla.)

Hamza Aziz