Nintendo has introduced that its first theme park space will belatedly open at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka subsequent spring. Super Nintendo World was initially deliberate to open earlier than the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, however the date was pushed again together with the Games themselves because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Separately, Nintendo will additionally open a themed cafe and retailer at Universal Studio Japan’s Hollywood space subsequent week. Here’s what they’ll seem like outdoors and in:
Here are among the gadgets you’ll discover on the cafe’s menu, together with Mario and Luigi-themed pancake sandwiches, a Super Mushroom drink in a tropical bottle, and mustachioed fruit cream sodas:
And right here’s among the merchandise on sale on the retailer, together with a T-shirt, a pouch, and a cushion:
The cafe and retailer will be open from October sixteenth.
Super Nintendo World is Nintendo’s newest and largest try to license its IP past video video games. The park will use sensible wristbands that pair with a cellular app and let guests participate in a coin-collecting metagame, whereas there’ll even be conventional sights — sure, together with a Mario Kart journey. Universal Studios and Nintendo plan to open related areas on the Orlando, Hollywood, and Singapore parks in the long run.