Best Buy Locations for Nintendo World Championships for 2015 Announced

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Written by Dustin Murphy


Interested in showing off your skills with the Championship mode for Nintendo’s title “Ultimate NES Remix” for the Nintendo 3DS? If so, Best Buy will be the place to go in order to take part in the qualifying events on May 30th for the upcoming Nintendo World Championships 2015. Do you have what it takes to qualify? Nintendo wants you to come out and test out your skill levels among players of all ages for United States residents from the ages 13 and up. What does this lead up to? A chance for to show off those skills in the Nintendo World Championships 2015 during the week of June 14th in Los Angeles at E3 2015.

Those who compete in the qualifying competition will take on the Championship mode of the Ultimate NES Remix game, which can be found on Nintendo 3DS (as stated above), which will allow players to take on each of the trials in order to get ready for the Qualifying Competition. What games are part of these challenges? Super Marios Bros., Super Mario Bros. 3 and Dr. Mario, which will be played upon games as well as systems that are provided at each of the locations. Those who score the highest, only eight of you, will be able to attend in the Nintendo World Championships as they look to compete in the final event, which is a multi-round competition with a variety of Nintendo games that will be used. Nintendo will reveal the upcoming competitors who will be competing at E3, so stay tuned.

The qualifying events will take place from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. local time on May 30th, 2015, at Best Buy stores at the following locations:

  • 1717 Harrison St.
    San Francisco, CA
  • 3675 Pacific Coast Highway
    Torrance, CA
  • 10760 NW 17th St.
    Miami, FL
  • 900 E. Golf Road
    Schaumburg, IL
  • 12905 Elm Creek Blvd. N
    Maple Grove, MN
  • 5001 Northern Blvd.
    Long Island City, NY
  • 9378 N. Central Expressway
    Dallas, TX
  • 2214 S. 48th St.
    Tacoma, WA

For more information about the Nintendo World Championships 2015, including the Official Rules for the qualifying events, visit

About the Writer:

DustinBATGRPhoto1Dustin is our native console gamer, PlayStation and Nintendo reviewer who has an appetite for anything that crosses the boarders from across the big pond. His interest in JRPG’s, Anime, Handheld Gaming, and Pizza is insatiable. His elitist attitude gives him direction, want, and a need for the hardest difficulties in games, which is fun to watch, and hilarity at its finest. You can find him on Twitter @GamingAnomaly,Google+ or you can find him on PSN with RaivynLyken.

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