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Nintendo-Family Update

03 Dec: Sunday is Family Fun Game Day at Best Buy, Thanks to Nintendo

Need something that’s fun for the whole family this weekend while you’re checking gifts off your holiday wish list?

From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. locally on Sunday, Dec. 7, you’re invited to Nintendo Family Game Demo Day at more than 100 Best Buy stores nationwide.

Nintendo Family Demo ArtNintendo Family Demo ArtPlay Super Smash Bros. on Wii U and 3DS, explore Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker on Wii U or try out Pokemon Art Academy on 3DS.

And if you are lucky enough to live near our Culver City store in Los Angeles, you can try and snag a photo-op with Super Mario.

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06 Oct: Take a Hour-Long Spin on Sunset Overdrive Exclusively from Best Buy

Sunset Overdrive – Xbox One’s exclusive title set in Sunset City 13 years from now isn’t out until Oct. 28, but you’d like a good long peak at the game, right?

Best Buy and Twitch have you covered. From 2:30-3:30 p.m. PDT Saturday, Oct. 11, log onto the live Twitch stream – twitch.tv/xbox – and check out the “bombastic” game that’s getting so much attention. That taste of Sunset Overdrive will be the first full hour of gameplay revealed.

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15 Sep: 4K Ultra HD Comes to Your Local Watering Hole

The next TV trend – 4K Ultra HD – isn’t just on display at your local Best Buy.

It may also be on display at your favorite neighborhood hang-out — from L.A. to Houston to New York.

And during select times, these local establishments will be the place to be with an event-like atmosphere complete with games, gift card giveaways, and more. In addition, an expert Blue Shirt will be on site to share the fun facts on the next TV trend.

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13 Dec: Best Buy’s Ultimate Gamers Showdown: 8 of the Nation’s Best Will Compete on World’s Biggest HD Screen

Best Buy Madden Detroit

Celebrating the arrival of the new PlayStation® 4 and Xbox One gaming systems, Best Buy kicked off an exclusive gaming tournament in various markets throughout the country. The tournament now culminates in the Ultimate Gamers Showdown on Monday, Dec. 16 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on the largest high-definition video screen in the world.

The tournament began Dec. 2 in New York and ended Dec. 12 in Minneapolis, and gave gaming and sports fans around the nation an opportunity to try the next generation gaming systems, in addition to putting their Madden NFL 25® skills to the test.