Yes that’s right, you guys have a fantastic chance to meet the man behind Mario, Charles Martinet at the Bullring in Birmingham on September 6th.
The event comes marking the 30th anniversary of Mario’s debut in Mario Bros and gives fans the perfect chance to get an autograph and photograph with the gaming celebrity at a special Mario event, taking place in-store at GAME. There will also be exclusive posters and game sleeves handed out to fans in line to meet Charles.There will also be Mario and Luigi costume characters available for photographs. You will also get the chance to try out 3DS titles such as Mario Kart 7 and New Super Mario Bros. 2
Charles has voiced Mario since 1995 and also provides the voices of Luigi, Wario, Waluigi, Toadsworth, Baby Mario and Baby Luigi among other Nintendo characters.
The event will take place on Friday, September 6th between 11am – 1pm and 2pm – 4pm in the GAME store in the Bullring, Birmingham. You are advised to take your Nintendo 3DS or Nintendo 3DS XL consoles to increase your StreetPass hits.
Lee Hunt, Local Marketing Manager for GAME Retail Ltd stated:
We cannot wait to welcome Charles Martinet, one of the ultimate gaming celebrities into the store. Charles is such a popular figure in the gaming world and we’re really excited to be able to offer the UK gaming community the chance to meet the man behind so many iconic characters. 2013 is already a huge year for Nintendo fans, with Luigi’s 30th anniversary and some amazing games on the horizon, it’s great to offer the community another reason to celebrate
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