Tag Archive: Nintendo

Nintendo brings Miitomo game to U.S. and Europe

Nintendo’s first smartphone game is finally available to download in the U.S. and Europe, two weeks after making its debut in Japan. Miitomo, which lets you create your very own Mii and socialize in a virtual world, is free to play on both Android and iOS. Although it’s not the Nintendo game we were hoping to […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Nintendo unveils first, weird mobile game: Miitomo

At a briefing in Tokyo this evening, console maker and developer Nintendo unveiled the first of its proposed five smartphone games it will make with mobile giant DeNA between now and March 2017. And it’s not the most exciting news for long-time fans of the Wii U company’s library. The title, called Miitomo will be […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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This Nintendo phone concept would totally convert me to Android

Nintendo has been incredibly slow to embrace mobile. The gaming company announced that it will finally release a game on iOS — even though it probably won’t be as good as you were expecting — but this Nintendo Wii M concept has me wishing they’d just get serious about mobile and make their own smartphone. […][Read More…]

Nintendo crushes hopes for an Android-powered NX console

Nintendo has denied claims that its upcoming NX console will run Android. An earlier report out of Japan, citing sources familiar with Nintendo’s plans, promised that the NX would employ Android software in an effort to attract new users and developers. But unfortunately…Read more ›

Nintendo promises five top-notch smartphone games by 2017

Nintendo will deliver its first smartphone game by the end of this year, and there will be four more to come by 2017, president Satoru Iwata has confirmed. While they may not sound like a whole lot, Nintendo insists it will…Read more ›

Dried-out husks of 2 beloved Nintendo series headed for mobile

Level-5, the game developer behind adored Nintendo 3DS gaming franchises Professor Layton and Fantasy Life, has made the rough transition to mobile devices. At a press conference in Japan, the Level-5 CEO Akihiro Hino explained that Layton 7, the next…Read more ›

4 games that are better on the New Nintendo 3DS

If you’ve snatched up one of Nintendo’s nifty New 3DS handhelds, you’ll be glad to know the updated hardware will help you get a lot more out of the 3DS gaming library. Here are four games you should check out…Read more ›

The New Nintendo 3DS XL deserves a spot in your laptop bag

Your iPhone and iPad are decent options for gaming on the go, but they can’t do everything. Sometimes touch controls work, and sometimes they don’t. If you’re a dedicated gamer who wants something that combines the simplicity of touch controls…Read more ›

Apple TV runs your home and Nintendo says yes to iOS on The CultCast

This week: it’s kind of a big deal—the wonderful world of Nintendo is coming to iOS. Plus: the reviews are in, people are loving the new Force Cluck Touch Trackpad; Apple’s rumored streaming TV service might land in June; and…Read more ›