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Southwest Celebrates a Summer of Surprises with Nintendo Switch and Super Mario Maker 2!

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It’s-a-me, Mario! Southwest and Nintendo are teaming up for a summer of surprises with Nintendo Switch and Super Mario Maker 2. The fun kicked off on July 17, as photo credit Matt Winkelmeyer _ Getty Images 4.jpgPhoto Credit: Matt WinkelmeyerPhoto Credit: Matt WinkelmeyerCustomers on Flight 2246 from Dallas to San Diego was surprised with a Nintendo-themed gaming flight! Southwest is proud to partner with Nintendo to bring fun collaborations to our Customers, and this flight was one to remember! On the flight, Nintendo representatives challenged Southwest Customers to play a custom air travel-themed Mario Maker 2 level. One lucky Customer who played the level won a Nintendo Switch bundled with a digital download version of Mario Maker 2 and a $500 Southwest gift card.


After the gaming challenge, Customers were surprised to hear that everyone onboard had won a Nintendo Switch bundled with Super Mario Maker 2! After arriving in San Diego, Mario greeted the flight and took pictures with Customers.








You, too, can level up with Nintendo Switch, the ultimate travel companion. Southwest Customers and Nintendo fans can enter the Let’s Play Getaway sweepstakes* for a chance to win a Nintendo Switch system bundled with a download code for the digital version of the Super Mario Maker 2 game each day between July 17 and August 13. The sweepstakes will culminate with one grand prize of roundtrip air travel for a winner and three guests, in addition to four Nintendo Switch systems bundled with a download code for the digital version of the Super Mario Maker 2 game.




**NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES AND D.C. (EXCLUDING ALASKA) 19 YEARS OR OLDER.  VOID IN ALASKA AND WHERE PROHIBITED. Sweepstakes ends 8/13/19 at 11:59 p.m. ET. Approximate retail value of all prizes: $13,839.32.  For Official Rules, prize description and odds disclosure, visit  By entering, information collected will be used in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy at Sponsor: Southwest Airlines Co., 2702 Love Field Dr. Dallas, TX 75235. Nintendo is not a sponsor, co-sponsor or administrator of this Sweepstakes.

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I am just a little nervous of Mario flying the plane Smiley Wink