Nintendo Super Bowl Ad brings the Switch and Legend of Zelda to the big game
For the first time ever, Nintendo will run an ad during the Super Bowl, showing off the mobility of the upcoming Nintendo Switch along with new footage of the highly-anticipated The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. You can check out the 30-second spot and the extended 90-second version in the players below!
“The most anticipated video game system and video game of the year will be seen on the biggest stage of the year,” said Nicolas Chavez, Nintendo of America’s Vice President of Marketing. “Nintendo Switch will change how, when and where people play games. It’s only fitting that we’re changing how, when and where we advertise those games.”
The names and launch timing of Nintendo Switch games featured in the extended cut include The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (March 3), 1-2-Switch (March 3), Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (April), ARMS (spring), Splatoon 2 (summer), Just Dance 2017 from Ubisoft (March 3) and Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers from Capcom (launch timing TBD). Nintendo Switch will be available at a suggested retail price of $299.99 on March 3.
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