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Nintendo showcasing 10 playable Wii U games at New York Comic Con

A select of launch titles alongside upcoming 3DS releases playable

Nintendo has revealed a sweet line-up of playable Wii U and 3DS games it'll be showcasing at the New York Comic Con event starting tomorrow.


The platform holder will let attendees get their hands of playable demos of 10 Wii U games, including Pikmin 3, New Super Mario Bros. U, ZombiU and Nintendo Land.

Upcoming 3DS games will also be playable at the show, including Paper MarioL Sticker Star and Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon.

Here's the full list of playable Nintendo games:

For Wii U:

  • The Wonderful 101
  • Nintendo Land
  • New Super Mario Bros. U
  • Game & Wario
  • Pikmin 3
  • NINJA GAIDEN 3: Razor's Edge
  • ZombiU
  • Scribblenauts Unlimited
  • Rayman Legends
  • Batman: Arkham City Armored Edition

For Nintendo 3DS:

  • Paper Mario: Sticker Star
  • Crashmo
  • Disney Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion
  • Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why'd You Steal Our Garbage?!
  • Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask
  • Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon
  • Style Savvy: Trendsetters
  • Kid Icarus: Uprising
  • New Super Mario Bros. 2

For Nintendo DS:

  • Pokémon Black Version 2 and Pokémon White Version 2

Also at the event, taking place on October 11-14, Nintendo will host giveaways such as special Paper Mario: Sticker Star stickers, and a Pokémon Black & White 2 Launch event one block north of the Javits Center at SIR Stage37 at 508 W. 37th St where, among other things, you'll find a distribution station for the Mythical Pokémon Genesect.

Nintendo will also have a booth in the Javits Center (No. 2921) dedicated to tournaments featuring 3DS games New Super Mario Bros. 2 and Kid Icarus: Uprising. Details are as follows:

New Super Mario Bros. 2: Throughout the day, entrants can play through different courses featured in the recently released downloadable Coin Rush mode course packs. High scores will be posted and updated throughout the day. All participants will receive a Gold Mario pin for playing (while supplies last), and the top scorer at the end of each day's play period will receive a Nintendo 3DS XL system.

Kid Icarus: Uprising: Throughout the day, up to six players at a time can compete in five-minute Free-For-All rounds. At the end of the qualifying period, the top 12 highest scorers of the day will compete in three rounds of Free-For-All play, and whoever has the highest combined score from those three rounds will be the day's champion. All participants will receive a Kid Icarus: Uprising Series 2 AR Card pack (while supplies last). The top scorers from each day will receive a Kid Icarus pin. The champion from each day will win a Kid Icarus AR Card Core Set, containing more than 400 cards that have been released to date and a Nintendo 3DS XL system; each day's second-place finisher will receive a Kid Icarus AR Card Core Set.