Play Nintendo Switch with WWE Superstar John Cena in the California Desert

His Appearance Kicks Off a Nintendo Switch
Experience Tour in Unexpected Places Across the Country

–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nintendo:


  Before Nintendo Switch launches worldwide on March 3, come
experience the new system at Blue Cloud Movie Ranch, an unexpected
place that really shows off the system’s unique capabilities.
Nintendo Switch is a home gaming system with the portability of a
handheld, so playing it at the beautifully remote Blue Cloud Movie
Ranch in Santa Clarita, California, really drives home how this new
system can be taken anywhere, played at any time and enjoyed with
To help kick off this tour of unexpected places leading into launch,
Nintendo tapped WWE Superstar and actor John Cena, a performer known
for his charisma and family-friendly appeal, who is as versatile as
the Nintendo Switch itself. He will be visiting the Blue Cloud Movie
Ranch to play select Nintendo Switch games with media and invited
fans between 9:30 a.m. and noon. (This event is not open to the
In addition to select interview and photo opportunities, Cena will
be playing 1-2-Switch, a Nintendo Switch launch title that features
hilarious games perfect for any party that can be enjoyed by gamers
and non-gamers alike. Playing a game like this with John Cena is a
once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that you don’t want to miss.
Each of these Nintendo Switch experiences will be an absolute
spectacle, featuring visuals that remind people of home gaming, but
set in wild locations. Seeing these familiar settings set against
dazzling backdrops like the ranch emphasizes how Nintendo Switch
transforms any space into a gaming venue.
Nintendo representatives will also be on hand for interviews.


John Cena, Nintendo representatives, YouTube influencers, invited
Nintendo fans


Feb. 23
8 a.m.-4 p.m. (event hours)
9:30 a.m.-12 noon (John Cena game time & interviews)


Blue Cloud Ranch
20019 Blue Cloud Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91390


  • John Cena playing Nintendo Switch in an interactive living
    room-inspired space on the ranch, creating a one-of-a-kind photo
  • John Cena playing 1-2-Switch and participating in over-the-top
    games that mimic the motions of milking a cow and competing in a Wild
    West duel, among others.
  • Fans playing a variety of Nintendo Switch games against a unique and
    dynamic backdrop.
  • See and play Nintendo Switch before it launches on March 3.


Eddie Garcia
213-335-5536 (office)