Nintendogs London Launch Event Announced

The virtual puppy craze has captivated the US and Japan arrives in the UK this Friday and Nintendo is inviting dogs and their owners to be the first to own their own virtual puppy at HMV’s flagship store on Friday 7th October, 8am at HMV on Oxford Street for the official nintendogs store launch.

The store will be opened by HMV’s famous mascot, Nipper the dog, at 8am to a crowd of soon-to-be puppy carers and Nipper’s doggy friends. The first 50 people through the till, will receive a free copy of Nintendogs, as well as an exclusive doggy bag including nintendog treats and another free Nintendo DS game. This is HMV’s first 8am launch and the first time dogs are allowed in store – breaking the tradition of midnight store openings to open its doors to dogs and their owners taking their early morning walk.