Today, Nintendo announced that it will launch a cross-country tour, complete with Cappy-themed trailer, to commemorate the upcoming launch of Super Mario Odyssey, which will be released on October 27. The tour will begin in Los Angeles October 10 and end in New York on October 26.
By visiting one of the many stops on his journey, fans will have the chance to meet the Mario costumed character, take photos with him and his amazing decked-out trailer, and get hands-on time with Super Mario Odyssey on Nintendo Switch.
For the first time, the costumed character will even include Cappy, Mario’s new companion in Super Mario Odyssey who enables him to capture various objects, animals and enemies. Cappy also gives Mario new moves like cap throw, cap jump and capture, which define this new adventure and provide a fresh take on the classic Super Mario formula.
Mario will travel in style in a custom trailer featuring Super Mario Odyssey artwork, including a giant inflatable Cappy! At the scheduled stops noted below, fans can visit the trailer, take the Nintendo Switch game for a spin and even snap a memorable photo with Mario and his trailer.
The tour will make stops in Los Angeles (October 10), Dallas (October 18), Chicago (October 21), Philadelphia (October 24), and New York (October 26). Check out Kay’s hands-on of the game here, and stay tuned for more news here on Gaming Trend.