Nintendo Super Bowl Ad Will Feature Legend of Zelda
Nintendo will run an ad during the Super Bowl for the first time in history, Will introduce the mobility of the Nintendo Switch along with new footage of the highly-anticipated The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Nintendo Switch will be available at a suggested retail price of $299.99 on March 3.
“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.”
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).