Nintendo at Comic-Con

Nintendo has big things planned for San Diego this week.

Erik Norrisby Erik Norris


Nintendo will be in San Diego for Comic-Con International this week, which the company has formally announced via press release. They’re also coming equipped with a roster that runs deeps, with games such as Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword for Wii, Star Fox 64 3D and Metal Gear Solid: Snake Eater 3D for the 3DS playable at the show.

Here’s the full list of Nintendo games that will be at the convention:

Nintendo 3DS:

  • Super Mario
  • Mario Kart
  • Kid Icarus: Uprising
  • Star Fox 64 3D
  • The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D
  • Pokédex 3D
  • METAL GEAR SOLID Snake Eater 3D from Konami
  • Shinobi from SEGA
  • Super Street Fighter IV 3D Edition from CAPCOM
  • DEAD OR ALIVE Dimensions from TECMO KOEI


  • The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword
  • Kirby Wii
  • Rhythm Heaven
  • Fortune Street
  • Captain America: Super Soldier from SEGA
  • Just Dance 3 from Ubisoft

Nintendo DS:

  • Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2

In addition, Nintendo has commissioned a large chalk drawing to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Legend of Zelda. The gigantic piece will be created on-site over the course of several days at the Nintendo Gaming Lounge.

There will also be plenty to do for Pokemon fans at Comic-Con. Nintendo is hosting a special meet-up from 4-6pm on July 21 in the Nintendo Gaming Lounge for fans to battle and trade Pokemon with Pokemon Black and White. You can also expect Pokemon-themed giveaways, including a set of three Pokemon AR marker cards, pins, Pokemon cinch sacks and Pokedex 3D T-shirts.

If you’re planning to attend San Diego Comic-Con, make sure to swing by Nintendo’s booth for all the festivities.