Eight Best Buy locations will offer consumers the chance to compete for the best time trial in “Mario Kart 7” on the Nintendo 3DS.
Two winners from each store — one 12 or younger, one 13 or older — will move on to the Oc. 7 finals in New York City.
Consumers will also be able to demo the new “Super Mario Odyssey” on the Nintendo Switch and “Metroid: Samus Returns” on the Nintendo 3DS. Both titles launch later this fall.
The calendar is as follows:
610 Exterior St., Bronx, NY
181 Curtner Ave., San Jose, CA
3675 Pacific Coast Hwy., Torrance, CA
2301 Howard St, Evanston, IL
9378 N Central Expressway, Dallas, TX
1000 West 78th St., Richfield, MN
4001 W 20th Ave., Hialeah, FL
17364 Southcenter Pkwy., Tukwila, WA
The retailer last held these events in 2015.