Connect with us


Nintendo brings all the games to Insomnia60

Want to play ARMS, Splatoon 2 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe before release? Then head to Insomnia60.



Insomnia60 - Nintendo

Want to play ARMS, Splatoon 2 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe before release? Then head to Insomnia60.

Nintendo has confirmed that it will have a huge presence at the Insomnia60 gaming festival, which runs from 14-17 April at The NEC Birmingham.

There will be a focus on new and upcoming Nintendo Switch titles with a dedicated Nintendo Zone hosting demos and tournaments for games including Ultra Street Fighter 2, Snipperclips, 1-2-Switch and Super Bomberman R.


Games including ARMS, Splatoon 2, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe will also receive their UK debuts, and for those who haven’t yet experienced its majestic delights, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for Nintendo Switch will also be at the show.

Sunday April 16, will see a full day of Zelda-themed activities. These include a Legend of Zelda Cosplay Masquerade, a Zelda quiz, and Breath of the Wild mini-game tournaments. There will also be a rare UK performance of The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses orchestral concert, featuring music from the franchise’s 30 year history.

Tickets for Insomnia60 are available now at the Insomnia Gaming Festival website.

Tickets for the Symphony of the Goddesses concert are available separately and can be purchased from the official website. The concert tour will also come to London in November as well various other US and European cities throughout 2017.

Insomnia60 promo code

You can get 10% discount on day tickets by using the code INSOMNIANINTENDO at checkout.

How did we do?

We hope you found this article useful, or informative, or thought provoking, or maybe even a little entertaining. Perhaps it was a guide that helped you through a tricky bit, or we even saved you some money? Lovely stuff! If you'd like to say "thanks" you could always buy the team a cup of coffee.

Recommended for you

Thumbsticks editor and connoisseur of Belgian buns. Currently playing: Paper Mario: The Origami King, Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and Pikmin 3 Deluxe.


Latest from Thumbsticks

New Nintendo Switch eShop releases New Nintendo Switch eShop releases
News7 hours ago

New Nintendo Switch releases (June 21-25, 2021)

Mario Golf: Super Rush and Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 top this week’s lineup of new Nintendo Switch eShop releases.

New Xbox One game releases New Xbox One game releases
News1 day ago

New Xbox Series X|S releases (June 21-25, 2021)

Bandai Namco’s Scarlet Nexus headlines next week's lineup of new Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S releases.

New PlayStation Store releases - PS4 - PS5 New PlayStation Store releases - PS4 - PS5
News2 days ago

New PlayStation Store releases (June 21-25, 2021)

Next week's lineup of new PlayStation Store releases sees some old favourites get a new lease of life.

News3 days ago

You can now design custom Xbox Series X|S controllers

Let your imagination run wild – the Xbox Design Lab has re-opened, and you can now design custom Xbox Series...

Animal Crossing: New Horizons - Isabelle Animal Crossing: New Horizons - Isabelle
News3 days ago

Nintendo’s Doug Bowser clarifies the future of Animal Crossing after E3 absence

Fans hoping for an update on Animal Crossing: New Horizons at E3 came away disappointed. Worry not, says Doug Bowser.

Bethesda Starfield Bethesda Starfield
News3 days ago

Bethesda’s Pete Hines ‘sorry’ for frustration that Starfield won’t come to PlayStation 5

In an interview, Bethesda's senior vice president of marketing, Pete Hines, spoke to PlayStation fans, apologising for the frustration that...

Metro Exodus Metro Exodus
News4 days ago

Metro Exodus Xbox Series X|S and PS5 upgrade detailed

With Metro Exodus about to launch on Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5, developer 4A Games has outlined some of...

Coming exclusively to Xbox E3 2021 Coming exclusively to Xbox E3 2021
Features4 days ago

Something was conspicuously absent from the Xbox E3 2021 conference

Master Chief? Present. Forza? Here. Sea of Thieves? Yarr! Bethesda exclusives? You bet. So why did it feel like something...