Nintendo Opens Pop-up Gamer Lounge for Travelers

Starting Thursday, February 13th in select U.S airports Nintendo will be providing an airport lounge that features Nintendo’s products such as the Switch and the Switch Lite. The company hopes its “On The Go pop-up airport lounge” will convince travelers to consider purchasing the mobile handheld companion. Some of the games you’ll be able to play are “The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild”, “SuperMario Odyssey”, and “Tetris 99”.

“With a vast library of exciting entertainment to launch into, we hope travelers discover that Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite make great companions for their trips,” said Nick Chavez, Nintendo of America’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing.

Like you needed more of a reason to stop and play games while waiting for your flight all gamers who enter the lounge will receive a free Nintendo Switch branded luggage handle wrap and a $10 coupon from Target to use on any Nintendo purchase of $75 or more.

Below is a list of where the lounges will be at around certain airports.

Dallas Love Field Airport Dallas, TX West Terminal, near Gates 14 and 16 Feb. 13 – March 29th
Seattle – Tacoma International Airport Seattle, WA Concourse C, next to Gate C10 Feb. 17 – March 29th
O’Hare International Airport Chicago, IL Terminal 1, Concourse B, between Gates B12 and B14 Feb. 17 – March 29th
Dulles International Airport Washington, D.C. Concourse B near west entrance/exit, next to Gate B62 Feb. 17 – March 29