'Dark Souls,' 'Wolfenstein II,' 'Donkey Kong Country' and More Playable at PAX East

More than a Baker's Dozen of indies and AAA games to try

Nintendo's PAX East line-up includes a chance to play Dark Souls: Remastered, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus and Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, alongside a slew of other big and indie playables, the company announced Friday morning.

The Nintendo booth will also feature informal four-on-four Splatoon 2 matches, mini-game challenges in the Super Mario Odyssey game and Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze speed runs, among other activities. The PAX East conference takes place April 5th to 8th at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

Nintendo plans to give away free posters and visitors who check in using their My Nintendo QR Code at the booth will receive a My Nintendo pass on a first-come, first-served basis. These passes will allow them access to a priority line to skip ahead to play select games during specified times. Those who do not receive passes will receive a My Nintendo pin. 

Nintendo Switch games scheduled to appear at the Nintendo booth include:

  • Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze from Nintendo
  • Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition from Nintendo
  • Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido* from Nintendo
  • DARK SOULS: REMASTERED* from Bandai Namco Entertainment
  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus* from Bethesda Softworks
  • Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes* from Grasshopper Manufacture and Suda51
  • SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy* from NIS America
  • Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy* from Activision

Indie games to be playable in the Nindie Arcade include:

*First time playable by the public.

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