New Nintendo lounges are launching in certain airports, making traveling much more enjoyable. These “On The Go” pop-up airport lounges will feature Nintendo products for travelers to experience. They will available for use at a few different locations until the end of March.

In an official news release, Nintendo shared their newest project with the world. They plan on launching small gaming areas within a few listed airports for a limited time only. Along with comfy seating and charging ports, these lounges will also feature their Nintendo Lite and Nintendo Switch Lite systems. The demo products will carry popular titles such as The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the WildMario Kart 8 DeluxeSuper Mario OdysseySuper Mario Party and Tetris 99. 

The company hopes those who enjoy the games will end up ordering the systems along with other merchandise. If one decides to do this, they will be offered a free carrying case, Nintendo Switch branded luggage handle wrap, and a $10 coupon from Target to use on any Nintendo purchase of $75 or more.

Customers planning to use these lounges are encouraged to pass by after checking in with TSA security.

A positive traveling experience, courtesy of Nintendo

Nick Chavez, Nintendo of America’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, shared his thoughts on the launch of the lounges.

“With a vast library of exciting entertainment to launch into, we hope travelers discover that Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite make great companions for their trips. Spending time with Nintendo games at our On The Go lounges will give people the opportunity to begin or end their journeys with a smile.”

The following airports will feature these Nintendo lounges for customers to use:

Airport Location Date
Dulles International Airport
Washington, D.C.
Concourse B near west entrance/exit, next to Gate B62 Feb. 17 – March 29
Seattle – Tacoma International Airport
Seattle, WA
Concourse C, next to Gate C10 Feb. 17 – March 29th
O’Hare International Airport
Chicago, IL
Terminal 1, Concourse B, between Gates B12 and B14 Feb. 17 – March 29th
Dallas Love Field Airport
Dallas, TX
West Terminal, near Gates 14 and 16 Feb. 13 – March 29th

As more people use these lounges, we may begin to see more airports participating in similar collaborations. To stay updated, be sure to follow us at Daily Esports.

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