NINTENDO FAN NETWORK DELIVERS ENHANCED FEATURES FOR 2009 MARINERS SEASON
Wireless Service Beams ESPN Content to Nintendo DS Systems
REDMOND, Wash. – April 13, 2009 – During the baseball season, Nintendo will offer Seattle Mariners fans and visitors to Safeco Field new ways to enjoy America’s favorite pastime. To enliven the fan experience, Nintendo has joined forces with ESPN® to deliver enhanced interactive features to the Nintendo® Fan Network, including ESPN’s up-to-the-minute news and analysis, as well as closed-captioning of PA announcements. The entire experience is delivered to fans’ Nintendo DS™ [...]
So, I kept hearing about this service, but I never saw anyone write or post about it. Ã‚Â And after Nintendo brought it up again at their E3 press conference, I had to look into it. Ã‚Â Maybe this is old for some of you, but here is a video of the Seattle Mariners Nintendo Fan Connection, downloadable software for your DS. Ã‚Â You can check out games stats, watch live video/replays, order your food, and it looks like even play games with others in the stadium. Ã‚Â I hope this spreads to more than just Safeco Field.
What do you think of this service and the potential it creates for more like it (i.e. other stadiums, airports, etc.). Ã‚Â Also, have any of the readers [...]