Be the first to play Wii Sports Resort and win a holiday

By Mike, Monday, 20 July 2009 10:12 GMT

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Nintendo has announced that selected UK retailers will allow you to be the first to play Wii Sports Resort and give you the chance of winning a watersports and beach holiday in Halkidiki, Greece.

All you have to is turn up at one of the following retailers on this Friday, 24th July:

Game, 100 Oxford Street, London, W1D 1LL

Argos, Unit 2, The Gantry, 22-26 The Headrow, Leeds

Smyths, Unit 424, Blanchardstown Centre, Dublin

GameStation, 138 Birmingham New Street, Birmingham

Full press release after the break.

LIMBO DOWN TO THE WII SPORTS RESORT BEACH PARTY AND BE THE FIRST TO PLAY THE BIGGEST GAME THIS YEAR!

PLAY ON THE DAY TO WIN A FAMILY BEACH HOLIDAY OF A LIFETIME

WHAT: To celebrate the launch of the biggest game this year, Wii Sports Resort, Nintendo is recreating a tropical party island for all the family at:

Game, 100 Oxford Street, London, W1D 1LL

Argos, Unit 2, The Gantry, 22-26 The Headrow, Leeds

Smyths, Unit 424, Blanchardstown Centre, Dublin

GameStation, 138 Birmingham New Street, Birmingham

Everyone will be treated to a ‘Wii Sports Resort Beach Party’, complete with fantastic giveaways, beach party tunes plus the opportunity to play the best game to hit our shores – Wii Sports Resort!

Party goers will not only get an exclusive hands on play of the game but will also be in with the chance to win an amazing luxury water sports and beach holiday in Halkidiki, Greece.

Whilst enjoying the thrilling in-game sports including wakeboarding, table tennis, canoeing, archery, sword play, extreme Frisbee, basketball, sky diving, power-cruising, cycling, bowling and golf, players will be able to enjoy the immersive experience of new Wii MotionPlus which plugs into the existing Wii Remote and gives an even more realistic gaming experience. With every movement of the wrist or arm shown identically in real time on the screen, Wii Sports Resort is set to deliver an exciting summer of fun for everyone to enjoy.

So whether you’re an adrenaline fuelled thrill seeker, you’ve got a competitive streak, or you prefer tests of skill and precision this brand new game has it all!

Entrance is free and people of all ages are encouraged to come down to participating stores on the day to join in the fun at the Wii Sports Resort Party!

WHERE: Game, 100 Oxford Street, London, W1D 1LL (9am to 9pm)

Argos, Unit 2, The Gantry, 22-26 The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 8EQ (8am to 8pm)

Smyths, Unit 424, Blanchardstown Centre, Dublin 15 (9am to 9pm)

GameStation, 138 Birmingham New Street, Birmingham, B2 4NS (9am to 7pm)

WHEN: Friday 24th July

ABOUT WII SPORTS RESORT:

Whether you’re a seasoned Wii Sports fan or new to Nintendo, Wii Sports Resort is for you! Wii Sports Resort is the first Nintendo game to feature the control enhancements of the Wii MotionPlus™ accessory and includes action ranging from the adrenaline-filled to the fitness-focused. Expect Wii Sports Resort to make waves when it launches across the UK and Ireland on 24 July, bundled with the brand new Wii MotionPlus accessory.

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