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Nintendo’s secret New York party!

 
Above: 8am the next morning they’re all still there, anxiously hoping to grab...

 
Above: One of the many gift bags Future dished out for the first several hundred visitors

 
Above: The sad thing is, we saw this Pit when we came it at 8, and then again during this photo op around 10:15

 
Above: The line stretched down the street and around the block... for hours

 
Above: Luigi, Captain Falcon, Mario and Link cosplayers pose for several cameras. The Falcon costume was actually pretty sweet

 
Above: Two personal firsts – I’ve never seen a Zero Suit Samus or Chibi Robo costume

 
Above: Another scouring of the line revealed the MySims Kingdom mascot hangin’ with the locals

Next page – more shots from the party!

14 comments

  • TheKickAssSpartan - September 22, 2008 4:08 p.m.

    ...wahnt wahnt waaaaaahnt...
  • Lcheeseboy - September 18, 2008 12:49 a.m.

    That's me in the Chibi-Robo Costume. I MADE IT ONTO THE FRONT PAGE OF GAMESRADAR! W00T! And the gift bags had a copy of Nintendo Power, Mushroom Men & MySims Kingdom trading cards, a "Tales of the Mushroom Men" booklet, a mushroom filled with candy, and a DS kit with two stylus's, a cleaning cloth, and what might be a sticker (I haven't opened it ).
  • Juriasu - September 17, 2008 1:46 p.m.

    That Pikachu costume is so awesome. I think I wan't one.
  • grappler51 - September 17, 2008 12:38 p.m.

    I love this place. I wish i could go to the party
  • Life - September 16, 2008 11:29 p.m.

    Cool
  • iluvmyDS - September 16, 2008 10:09 p.m.

    I wish I was there, I entered the sweepstakes too, will we soon have evidence of what is in those gift bags?
  • Wubbles - September 16, 2008 8:02 p.m.

    Woo. Scrolling up and down on those Nintendo POwer stairs at the end there is a doozy.
  • Yellowhat17 - September 21, 2008 2:16 a.m.

    I feel... so... left out.
  • Burn - September 18, 2008 11:59 p.m.

    Seriously, Lcheeseboy? So envious right now *grrr...*
  • Thequestion 121 - September 17, 2008 7:28 p.m.

    I wish that I could have gone. I love Nintendo Power!
  • Kehno - September 17, 2008 2:19 a.m.

    Nintendo Power stairs= OPTICAL ILLUSION FTW? I really wish I lived anywhere near New YOrk city. I wanted to go real bad. T_T
  • londonjack - September 16, 2008 11:33 p.m.

    pikachu got laid at that party OH YEAH
  • PixelSly - September 16, 2008 9:11 p.m.

    Lol i remember seeing the melted gameboy there
  • ELpork - September 16, 2008 7:06 p.m.

    haha, pikachu is so fat.

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