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Southwest Airlines hosts gaming-themed flights in partnership with Nintendo.

M2 EQUITYBITES-July 18, 2019-Southwest Airlines hosts gaming-themed flights in partnership with Nintendo


Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has announced it has partnered with Nintendo to offer gaming-themed flights and a 30-day sweepstakes called Let's Play Giveaway, the company said.

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 and download codes for the digital version of the Super Mario Maker 2 game.

The partnership kicked off for customers on Southwest Flight 2246 from Dallas to San Diego, a city that is hosting one of the biggest comic convention weekends.

Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) has more than 59,000 Employees that serve a Customer base topping 130 million passengers annually. In peak travel seasons, Southwest operates more than 4,000 weekday departures among a network of 101 destinations in the United States and 10 additional countries.

Nintendo manufactures and markets hardware and software for its portable gaming systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System, Nintendo has sold more than 4.7 billion video games and more than 740 million hardware units globally.

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