The top screen shows what may look like a standard one-screen shoot-‘em-up that has been around since the days of Asteroids. The combat, however, is far more complex. The onscreen avatar couldn’t kill the enemies in their initial form — instead I had to drop a line of “sonar” panels (from a limited supply) that revealed their vulnerable state. These […]
In yesterday’s GDC Keynote, Iwata mentioned that GameGear and TurboGrafx16 games would be coming to the Nintendo 3DS eShop for download. This was the first we had heard it, and many speculated what games would release first. Without further delay, Sega of Japan has announced the first five games coming from GameGear. With the help of Google Translate and some […]
NINTENDO PLANS NEW 3D SUPER MARIO GAME, ANNOUNCES AT&T, NETFLIX COLLABORATIONS Upcoming Nintendo 3DS System Will Expand the World of Nintendo Entertainment SAN FRANCISCO, March 2, 2011 – A new 3D game from Nintendo’s iconic Super Mario series is in the works for the Nintendo 3DS™ portable system. Nintendo also announced two upcoming collaborations: Nintendo 3DS owners will be able to connect […]
Nintendo allowed us to view the Game Developers Conference this year, as Mr. Satoru Iwata gave the keynote. If you were not able to watch, here are the big points that were previously unknown. Many of the Nintendo 3DS info came from a guest appearance by Reggie Fils-Aime. Netflix will be on Nintendo 3DS this summer, and you will be […]
The Nintendo 3DS firmware is now available. The latest version is “1.1.0-1J”. One of the biggest addition is 3D video playback for “Music Live 3D.” The change-log is as follows; Improved system stability: Improved general system stability. Spot-pass function update: Extended function to receive notice data and etc. Betterment of network connection: A step to connect to part of Nintendo Zone […]
Here’s a quick look at the Nintendo 3DS Sound application on the Japanese Nintendo 3DS. It looks quite similar to the Nintendo DSi Sound application, with just a few additions (i.c. Street Pass functionality).
The LIVE recording is now over, you can listen to it below… It’s Monday and so it’s time for another new episode of WiiNintendo’s Nintendo Fuse Podcast! Join us TONIGHT at 9:30 pm EST for our Nintendo 3DS Japanese Launch Special! Those lucky people in the Land of the Rising Sun are playing the new system right now, and we […]
Consumers line up at Yodobashi-Akiba in Tokyo, Japan, to be the first to buy the new Nintendo 3DS system on Feb. 26, 2011. Nintendo 3DS offers a realistic, immersive 3D entertainment experience without the need for special glasses. The system launches in the United States on March 27. [Nintendo PR]
Well, the day has come, and the Nintendo 3DS is officially here! …in Japan. Until the rest of the world can get their hands on one, check out this huge compilation of video footage from the launch and after. You will see unboxing videos and hands-on with the system itself. Try to enjoy and not get too jealous. More videos […]
Nintendo of America is in the process of revealing their Nintendo 3DS tour locations and dates, and they want you to know about it. You will soon be able to experience the Nintendo 3DS system for yourself at hands-on events and interactive kiosks nationwide, before the system is in stores. All locations, dates, and game lineups will be announced shortly—right […]
You might think this is completely staged, and it probably is, but I can honestly tell you my reaction was basically the same when I first experienced the 3DS at E3 2010.
For all you North American gamers pay attention. Here are some finalized details about the 3DS launch titles. In addition to the AR games which come pre-installed on the hardware, the system will launch with 3 first-party games with an MSRP of $39.99. Nintendo promises that thirty games will be available for the platform by E3. LOZ: Ocarina of Time […]
The LIVE recording is now over, you can listen to it below.. After a break on Valentine’s Day last week, we’re back! TONIGHT at 9:30 pm EST is another new episode of WiiNintendo’s Nintendo Fuse Podcast! We have a lot on our plates tonight… new Club Nintendo rewards, final shipment of Super Mario All-Stars, two new Pokemon movies, and more! […]