The Mario Tennis Aces Pre-launch Online Tournament Demo is now on!


Need to work on your serve before Mario Tennis Aces slams onto Nintendo Switch on June 22nd? Get warmed up and ready for centre court in the free* Pre-launch Online Tournament Demo**, now on! To get involved, simply download the trial software from Nintendo eShop on your Nintendo Switch, or from the Mario Tennis Aces website***!

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Aspiring aces can take to the court as Mario, Peach, Yoshi or Bowser to face off against other tennis hopefuls in tricked-out online tournament matches**, or sharpen their skills by practising against the computer.

The tournament runs right through until 00:59 SAST on Monday, June 4th, so a whole weekend of tennis action awaits. You’ll even unlock a special outfit for Mario to use in the full game as a reward for participating****.

Pre-order bonus

Mario Tennis Aces is now available to pre-order on Nintendo eShop! As a special offer, those who pre-order from Nintendo eShop will receive double the usual amount of Gold Points***** in My Nintendo! Don’t forget – you can now use Gold Points towards your digital Nintendo Switch purchases.

Mario Tennis Aces will be available in shops and as a downloadable version from Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch on June 22nd.

*Broadband internet connection required. The registration and linkage of Nintendo Account and acceptance of the Nintendo Account Agreement and Privacy Policy are required.

**Internet connection required during online play. The registration and linkage of Nintendo Account and acceptance of the Nintendo Account Agreement and Privacy Policy are required. Online services require a Nintendo Account. Starting September 2018, some online services will also require a paid membership. Paid online service availability may be limited based on location. Find out more about the paid membership service.

***To be able to purchase download games or download demos and free software from Nintendo eShop on the official website, you'll need to have a Nintendo Account which is linked to your Nintendo Switch console. You'll need to have your console registered as the active console for downloads for your Nintendo Account by visiting Nintendo eShop on the device you wish to download on at least once. For automatic download, your system must be updated and connected to the internet with automatic downloads enabled, and it must have enough storage to complete the download. To find out more, visit our Support section. Purchases made or demo downloads activated through the Nintendo website are processed via Nintendo eShop.

****Demo save data required to unlock Mario’s classic outfit in the full version of the game once purchased.

*****Gold Points will be granted by 25/06.