PAX East is almost upon us, bringing with it plenty of exciting news for Nintendo fans attending the event. Attendees hoping to get hands-on time with some of the most exciting upcoming Nintendo Switch releases will be glad to know that a wide range of titles will be playable at the event — some even for the first time. Check out the full list of playable demos below!

  • 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 titles will also be at the Nintendo booth. They include:

  • Just Shapes & Beats from Berzerk Studio
  • Dead Cells from Motion Twin
  • The Messenger from Sabotage and Devolver Digital
  • Lumines Remastered from Enhance Games
  • Runner3 from Choice Provisions
  • West of Loathing from Asymmetric
  • Pool Panic from Adult Swim Games
  • Pode from Henchman & Goon
  • Garage from tinyBuild Games
  • Next Up Hero from Aspyr Media and Digital Continue

Additionally many indie developers will be in attendance, answering questions and talking to fans about their upcoming projects. Attendees will also have the chance to take part in Splatoon 2 turf war matches, Super Mario Odyssey challenges, and Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze speed runs in the booth.

My Nintendo members attending the show will be able to obtain exclusive priority line passes just by scanning their My Nintendo QR code at the booth. These passes will entitle attendees to a specified time slot, granting them quick access to select game demos available in the Nintendo booth. Passes are limited, so line up as early as possible for a chance to receive yours!

PAX East will run from this Thursday, April 5, until Sunday, April 8 in Boston, MA. If you’re planning to attend the event, be sure to stop by our panel, “Breath of the Wild and the Future of the Zelda Series,” which will be held on Thursday, April 5, at 6 p.m. EDT in the Condor Theater. We can’t wait to see you there!