Thousands Are Lining Up To See The New Smash Bros.

And they're having fun, too, judging by the cosplay.

The Smash Bros. Invitational, where 16 gamers will go head to head in a public Super Smash Bros. Wii U tournament, will be happening soon, at 4PM pacific. Nintendo is expecting as many as 2,000 people to show up at the Nokia Theater in LA. According to the company, the line started forming around midnight.

Kotaku's own Stephen Totilo snapped a few photos of some enthusiastic Smash fans in the absolutely massive queue:

Thousands Are Lining Up To See The New Smash Bros.

Thousands Are Lining Up To See The New Smash Bros.

Thousands Are Lining Up To See The New Smash Bros.

Thousands Are Lining Up To See The New Smash Bros.

Thousands Are Lining Up To See The New Smash Bros.

Thousands Are Lining Up To See The New Smash Bros.

Thousands Are Lining Up To See The New Smash Bros.

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