Games Britannia, the Sheffield-based gaming event running July 7-8, will be host to the first ever UK consumer showing of New Super Mario Bros. 2 for 3DS, Nintendo has announced.

The event will also offer Kid Icarus: Uprising players the chance to enter the dedicated Swap Shop and battle zone for the collectible AR Idol Cards. In addition, Kid Icarus: Uprising AR Idol Cards will be available as prizes for all those victorious in battle.

New Wii release, Beat the Beat: Rhythm Paradise, will also be available to demo, with exclusive souvenir posters on offer for all those who trial the game.

Tickets to Game Britannia can be purchased from the event's official website.