Nintendo at FACTS: Games, Goodies, Tournaments & Exclusive Showcases!

Nintendo is bringing Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Super Mario Party, Nintendo Labo and much more to FACTS Fall 2018. You can even WIN a Nintendo Switch + game!

Playable at FACTS Fall 2018

Nintendo Super Smash Bros Ultimate V2

Super Smash Bros Ultimate E3 demo

Play the first public demo of this hype new instalment
of the Super Smash Bros. series!

(For sale on 7 December 2018, exclusively for Nintendo Switch)

Also: FREE TOURNAMENT! (Check the Tournament tab)

Nintendo Super Mario Party V2

Super Mario Party

Have fun with friends and family
in wacky mini-games!

(for sale on 5 October 2018, exclusively for Nintendo Switch)

Nintendo Labo FACTS Fall 2018

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe with Nintendo Labo

Rediscover the Mario Kart experience
with the all new Nintendo Labo: Vehicle Kit controls!

Saturday: 18:00h – 19:00h
Sunday: 10:00h – 11:00h

And more!

Check the tabs below for more
Tournaments &

Want to try and WIN a Nintendo Switch
with the game Super Smash Bros. Ultimate?

This is how you do it!

Take a picture at the Nintendo booth at FACTS, tag your Super Smash Bros. friends and share it on Instagram or Twitter with the hashtag #SwitchFUN. Easy!

Show Nintendo what you liked best, tag the friends you want to challenge in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, share and win that console! Here are some ideas for great pictures: have fun while entering one of Nintendo’s tournaments, take a picture in the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate photobooth, or have a blast with Super Mario Party!

Win a copy of the game at launch on December 7th!

Click here for the contest rules & regulations

Nintendo’s social media pages


Bring your own Nintendo Switch
and receive a unique Nintendo Switch button!

Nintendo is organising meetings with Nintendo Switch owners in their meet-up zone, where you can have a cool local mini-multiplayer tournament! This is a unique opportunity to meet a lot of fellow Nintendo fans at FACTS.

And as if that’s not cool enough: if you take part, then you’ll receive a unique Nintendo Switch button, too!

1. Poképlay community

Want to challenge a PokéPlay admin to a battle in your favourite game? Then take a seat in the Nintendo Switch meet-up zone! Win and you may just get a cool reward. They will be expecting you throughout the FACTS days.

2. Group picture

Nintendo wants to gather as many Nintendo Switch owners as possible for a group picture. Keep an eye on this page for updates on the timing.

Nintendo will be organising the following tournaments:

  • Splatoon 2 Belgian Championship
  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tournament

The audience will have a chance to receive goodies, so come and cheer for the contestants!

The Splatoon 2 Belgian Championship Qualifiers!

You can now register for the official offline qualifiers for the Splatoon 2 Belgian Championship at FACTS! On Saturday and Sunday, there will be room for 8 teams to battle each other.

So be quick, because the places are super limited!


SATURDAY: 13:00h – 15:00h

SUNDAY: 13:00 – 15:00h

How to register

Send an e-mail to [email protected] with the following details:

– The name of your team

– The names of all four players and a back-up player

– The birth dates of all players

– The e-mail address of the team leader

– Screenshots that show the ranks of the participating players

– Your FACTS day of preference (Saturday or Sunday)

Nintendo will notify you on Tuesday 25 September at the latest via mail to let you know whether or not you’ve been selected for the offline qualifiers. You are responsible for your own valid FACTS entry tickets if you are selected.

Don’t have a team, lonely Inkling? Then head to this Splatoon 2 Discord-group and meet your future team mates!

Gather your team, choose your gear and practice! You’ll need all your skills if you want to be crowned winner of the Splatoon 2 Belgian Championship!

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament

On Saturday and Sunday, Nintendo organises several tournament sessions with the much anticipated game Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for Nintendo Switch. Participate and you might just win a copy of the game at launch on December 7th!

This tournament will use a pre-launch demo version.

Registrations at the Nintendo booth at FACTS


SATURDAY: 15:30h – 17:30h

Session 1: For all players over 18
Session 2: For players between 12 and 18
Session 3: Only for cosplayers
Session 4: Challenge Nintendo’s shoutcaster Samir of Up2D8

SUNDAY: 15:30u – 17:00h

Session 1: Only for players above 18
Session 2: Only for players between 12 and 18
Session 3: Only for cosplayers

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tournament

Put the pedal to the metal and you might just win the game Super Mario Party for Nintendo Switch at launch on October 5th.

Registrations at the Nintendo booth at FACTS

Qualifiers & finals

SATURDAY: 11:30h – 12:15h

SUNDAY: 11:30h – 12.15h