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Nintendo Holiday Gift Guide Join Mario and Friends on Epic Adventures this Holiday Season with Products from Nintendo!

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facebook icon linkedin icon twitter icon pinterest icon email icon New York, NY | December 11, 2023 01:36 PM Eastern Standard Time

The holiday season is underway and whether you are looking for gifts for your kids, friends, partners or other loved ones, Nintendo has something for everyone on your list. Recently, Nintendo of America participated in a nationwide satellite media tour to discuss products for the holiday season.

A video accompanying this announcement, hosted by Emmy-winning host and TV personality Liliana Vazquez, is available for download here:

Join Mario and Friends on Epic Adventures this Holiday Season with Products from Nintendo!

What’s on this year’s list?

The Nintendo Switch Family of Systems 

With the Nintendo Switch family of systems, everyone has the choice of a system that best fits their needs and play styles. The Nintendo Switch system can be played at home on the TV or on the go so you have more ways to play the games you love. The Nintendo Switch Lite system is dedicated to portable play and supports games compatible with handheld mode, so you can enjoy playing your favorite games wherever you happen to be, whether you’re on the road or in your own backyard. And the Nintendo Switch – OLED Model system is a good choice for those looking for a more enhanced gaming experience, as it can be played at home on the TV or on the go with a vibrant OLED screen. Plus, the Nintendo Switch – OLED Model: Mario Red Edition system is now available featuring a console and Joy-Con controllers all in the iconic Mario Red color!

Holiday Offerings 

This year, Nintendo celebrates the holidays with offers for everyone. This includes the new Super Mario Party + Red & Blue Joy-Con bundle, featuring the game and one Red Joy-Con controller and one Blue Joy-Con controller. The Nintendo Switch – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Bundle (Full Game Download + 3 Mo. Nintendo Switch Online Membership Included) comes with a download code for the racing game and a 3-month Nintendo Switch Online Individual Membership.* There’s also two Nintendo Switch Lite – Animal Crossing: New Horizons system bundles, which include a download code for the game and Animal Crossing inspired system designs. The Isabelle’s Aloha themed Nintendo Switch Lite system is available at Target and the Timmy & Tommy’s Aloha themed Nintendo Switch Lite system is available at Walmart.

Starting Nov 19, select retailer will offer the Nintendo Switch – OLED Model: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Bundle (Full Game Download + 3 Mo. Nintendo Switch Online Membership Included), featuring a download code for the game, a 3-month Nintendo Switch Online Individual Membership* and a system design inspired by Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

Games Everyone is Talking About: 

Nintendo Switch is the official home of Mario! In the new Super Mario Bros. Wonder game, it’s up to Mario and friends to save the kingdom from Bowser, all the while encountering Wonder Flowers which prompt game-changing moments. In addition, the Super Mario RPG game, is a classic Mario adventure reimagined with updated graphics and cinematics.

The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom game is an epic adventure which allows players to explore the vast land – and skies – of Hyrule using Link’s abilities. This title sold more than 10 million worldwide in just three days, becoming the fastest-selling game in the series and the fastest-selling Nintendo game ever in the Americas.

Pokémon fans have been enjoying the Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet games for about a year now, but now they can continue their adventures with The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero DLC for Pokémon Scarlet or Pokémon Violet which features Part 1: The Teal Mask (Available now) and Part 2: The Indigo Disk (Available Dec 14).**

In Pikmin 4, you’ll guide small, plantlike creatures with distinct abilities that you can grow, pluck, guide and use to overpower your enemies. Use your Pikmin and some strategy to explore a mysterious planet in search of your crew – and treasure.

The vast library available on the Nintendo Switch system also includes other games like WarioWare: Move It!, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Detective Pikachu Returns, Just Dance 2024 Edition, Sonic Superstars, Disney Illusion Island and more!

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* Included Nintendo Switch Online membership auto-renews after initial term at the then-current price unless canceled. Not available in all countries. Internet access required for online features. Terms apply.

**Full version of game required to use DLC for that game. Sold separately, unless otherwise noted.

About Lilliana Vasquez: 

Emmy-winning host and TV personality Lilliana Vazquez is a trailblazing interviewer, style expert, and producer. With roles in front of and behind the camera, she’s built an inspiring career watched by millions across numerous platforms. At barely five feet tall, Vazquez brings a larger than life presence to everything she does – her upbeat personality and approachable style combined with her natural ability to connect with audiences have made her a household name. For more exclusive content and access to Lilliana’s world, be sure to check out The LV Guide.

About Nintendo: 

Nintendo Co., Ltd., headquartered in Kyoto, Japan, has created franchises that have become household names worldwide, including Mario™, Donkey Kong™, The Legend of Zelda™, Metroid™, Pokémon™, Animal Crossing™, Pikmin™ and Splatoon™, through its integrated hardware and software products. Nintendo aims to deliver unique, intuitive entertainment experiences for everyone, manufacturing and marketing video game devices such as the Nintendo Switch™ family of systems, developing and operating applications for smart devices, and collaborating with partners on a range of other entertainment initiatives like visual content and theme parks. Nintendo has sold more than 5.6 billion video games and over 800 million hardware units globally. From the launch of the Nintendo Entertainment System™ more than 30 years ago, through today and into the future, Nintendo’s continuing mission is to create unique entertainment that puts smiles on the faces of people all over the world. A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo of America Inc., based in Redmond, Wash., serves as headquarters for Nintendo’s operations in the Americas. For more information about Nintendo, please visit the company’s website at

About Pokémon: 

The Pokémon Company International, a subsidiary of The Pokémon Company in Japan, manages the property outside of Asia and is responsible for brand management, licensing, marketing, the Pokémon Trading Card Game, the animated TV series, home entertainment, and the official Pokémon website. Pokémon was launched in Japan in 1996 and today is one of the most popular children’s entertainment properties in the world. For more information, visit





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