PokeBalls and Hoovers at the ready as this months free Nintendo South Wales community event is centered around catching monsters and ghosts alike. This free gaming event will be held at The Arcade Vaults, 27-31 High Street Arcade, Cardiff CF10 1BB on Saturday the 23rd of November from 11am until 5pm.
Teams of 3 or 4 will square-off in a tournament based around the new multiplayer modes in Luigi’s Mansion 3, and Pokemon Sword and Shield players can do battle, or trade, and try to fill out lines on our ‘Bingo Board’ for the chance to win prizes.
We’ll also be featuring our usual mix of free play stations.
Luigi’s Mansion 3: ScarePark Team Tournament Info
– League > knockout tourney format
– Teams are chosen at random
– 3v3 matches
– Matches are best of 3- Ghost Hunt is played first
– Loser of round 1 choses second round mode
– Modes: Ghost Hunt, Cannon Barrage and Coin Floating
– One practice of each mode
– Prize: 3x £10 Nintendo eShop Card for the winning trio
Pokemon Sword & Shield: Bingo Board Info
– Show us what Pokemon you’ve caught in Sword and Shield
– Make lines on the board and gain entry in to a prize draw
– Lines must be vertical or horizontal
– Catch and / or trade with others to make more lines
– More lines means more entries
– Get a Pokemon TCG card for matching certain Pokemon
– Prize #1: Vaporeon Pillow
– Prize #2: Flareon Plush
– Prize #3: Sushi Striker [Nintendo Switch]
– Prize #4: Pokemon Keyring
– Prize #5: Mewtwo & Mew TCG Poster
– Prize #6: Get a Poke TCG Card for matching certain Pokemon
Pokemon Sword & Shield: Trade and Battle Zone
The event will be a week after the release of the new generation,so it’ll be a good opportunity to trade with others for version exclusives etc, and to test out the viability of your early squads in local matches.
Nintendo Switch & Retro Free Play
Expect Nintendo Switch / Docks, Nintendo Wii / Wii U and Nintendo 64 setups for attendees to relax and play alone, or with others.
Nintendo ID: October Prize Draw
As ever, card-carrying members of our optional membership scheme can get theirs scanned at this event and gain entry in to an exclusive prize draw.
– Prize #1: Luigi and Yoshi Plush
– Prize #2: LEGO Marvel Super Heroes [Wii U]
– Prize #3: Nintendo Red Cloth Bag
– Prize #4: Mewtwo and Mew TCG Poster
– Prize #5: Rayquaza Pokemon GX Giant Trading Card