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LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 11: Japanese producer Shigeru Miyamoto, (C) general producer of the video game Pimkin 3 for Wii U, and Super Mario 3d World's director Koichi Hayashida (2nd L) and producer Yoshiyuki Kojima kick off Nintendo's showcase of the Electronic Entertainment Expo 2013 at the Los Angeles Theater on June 11, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. Thousands are expected to attend the annual three-day convention to see the latest games and announcements from the gaming industry. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

EMERYVILLE -- Best Buy will offer Nintendo fans a chance to test new video games starting Wednesday at the store at 3700 Mandela Parkway.

Game fans can be among the first to play new Wii U games unveiled this week at the Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3, the industry's annual U.S. trade show in Los Angeles. Best Buy will have a Wii U station for gamers to test four unreleased game titles -- Super Mario 3D World, The Legend of Zelda, Mario Kart 8 and Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze -- during demo events held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday

All games are slated for release this fall or winter. The Emeryville store is among 119 Best Buy locations hosting the demo.

Contact Heather Somerville at 925-977-8418. Follow her at Twitter.com/heathersomervil.



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