Airline gives passengers free Nintendo Switches

/ 07:36 PM July 21, 2019

Passengers on a Southwest Airlines flight got more than a small bottle of water when they boarded their plane.

They received a Nintendo Switch system and a download code for the digital version of the “Super Mario Maker 2” game to enjoy as they traveled from Dallas to San Diego on Wednesday, July 17. Many of the passengers were headed to Comic-Con in the California city.


Nintendo Switch stock photo

Mario was on hand to greet the passengers when the flight arrived.



The gaming-themed flight highlighted Southwest’s partnership with Nintendo in the Let’s Play Getaway sweepstakes that awards a daily winner a Nintendo Switch system and a download code for the digital version.

The sweepstakes end Aug. 31 with a grand prize winner and three guests receiving roundtrip air travel. RGA


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TOPICS: Airline, gaming console, Mario, Nintendo, Nintendo Switch
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