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Miitomo's US launch date finally confirmed

After Japan has had the app for over a week, Nintendo of America confirmed to Destructoid this morning that Miitomo is being made available in the US on March 31. The game is free-to-play, and is supported by microtransactions and other soc...

 
 
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Miitomo is getting a pretty big update in Japan

Miitomo is doing very well over in Japan (and everywhere else people feel like loading it up on their device), and Nintendo seems to want to capitalize on that success while it's hot. They're planning a new update for the Japanese version "...

 
 
 
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BREAKING NEWS: You can pet your mii in Miitomo

I'm totally from Japan. At least, that is what Apple and Nintendo believe as I've been playing the currently Japan-exclusive Miitomo today. And I have some hot news for all you virtual petting fans: you can pet your miis to your heart'...

 
 
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Nintendo wins Mii-related lawsuit

Over the years, many people have sued Nintendo for a whole host of reasons. They've been sued over the Wii's motion technology (and won the same case again in appeals court), the clocks in the DSi and 3DS, the Wii's motion technol...

 
 
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Which of these looks most like Mii?

There are a lot of weird quirks brought about by existence. One of them is that we all exist in varying relationship to other people, particularly larger than life figures. But larger than life figures aren't even exempt. As a kid, I confus...

 
 
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Gary Busey and Chewbacca make for amazing Miis

You ever see something that's so simple, yet so perfect? Like a Gordon Ramsey dish that uses just five ingredients, and only takes 30 minutes to make. Vinesauce is giving you just that with their Sh*tty Mii creation, whereby Vinny takes a ...

 
 
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The Wii U just got a small Miiverse update

The Wii U's Miiverse is making minor updates all the time, and this week, it's getting a few more tweaks. Firstly, you can now follow or unfollow users directly, rather than opening up their profile in a two-step process. Null screenshots w...

 
 
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3DS gets backup save feature, more StreetPass games

In addition to a feature allowing users to back up their save data for downloadable 3DS games and most Virtual Console titles, Nintendo's newest 3DS firmware update has added premium StreetPass games. Look for all four of them available fo...

 
 
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Wii U user accidentally 'hacks' Miiverse for a minute

NeoGAF member Trike managed to accidentally "hack" Miiverse yesterday while dicking around with his Wii U GamePad, stumbling onto a weird little debug menu and temporarily going drunk with power before losing his golden touch.  "I can ...

 
 
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How moderated is Miiverse? It's a police state! (Update)

[Update: It seems Nintendo has given the deleted post in question further review and decided that it was okay.  "We have checked the reported content and determined that it is not in violation of the Miiverse Code of Conduct," reads th...

 
 
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IT'S NOT A COOKIE!!! Wii U's Nintendo Network explained

Ooooh, you wascally wabbit! Always with those secwet Nintendo Diwects! Nintendo of America translator Bill Trinen takes center stage to explain the console's online capabilities. You've likely heard most of this info previously, such as ho...

 
 
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Nintendo: Wii U online will be free, no subscriptions

Microsoft may have pioneered the "charge gamers for things that should be free" scheme, but none of the other platform holders have taken to the idea. As Nintendo prepares to meet Sony and Microsoft head-on with the Wii U, it has confirmed ...

 
 
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3DS is one year old! Get your gold-pants Reggie Mii now!

One year ago today, the Nintendo 3DS was launched in North America. After a rocky start, the system picked up some steam. To celebrate its rough beginnings and rosy future, the OFFICIAL Nintendo of America Reggie Fils-Aime Mii is being sent...

 
 
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3DS Mii Plaza getting updated with new features

Nintendo president-face Satoru Iwata has stated that the 3DS Mii Plaza will be updated with fresh features by the end of the year. By that, I hope he doesn't mean, "There will be more Mario hats." The Mii Plaza is currently home to some goo...

 
 
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See what happens when you complete a Mii Plaza panel

I've been Street Pass-ing it up this week with my Nintendo 3DS. You'll see in the above video that I've just hit 70 Miis in my Mii Plaza. Hell yes. While I haven't fared as well in Street Pass Quest, I've done quite well in Street Pass P...

 
 
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Gallery: Large 3DS Mii trade gathering in Akihabara

Today in Tokyo's Akihabara geek district, in front of the massive Akiba Yodobashi department store, several 3DS owners gathered and quietly their new game system with others, Wireless Mode On. Many gamers, myself included, all gathered to e...

 
 
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Miyamoto wants Mii avatars to take over the world

Nintendo designer Shigeru Miyamoto has stated that he wants Mii characters to become the global standard for avatar creation and find their way into everything like some terrible, adorable disease.  “Simply put, I want to spread ...

 
 
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3DS: Make your Mii walk around on your desk

Through the magic of Augmented Reality you can make your 3DS Mii walk around your IRL environment. The pre-installed feature (I wouldn't call it a game) lets you move your Mii around, pose it and then take a 3D picture of it. This i...

 
 
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3DS: Automatic Mii Maker has different plans for my face

With the 3DS you can either manually create your Mii or have the system generate it for you using the camera. It'll take a picture of your face and then crank out a Mii that looks like you. Right. In the video above you'll first see the ...

 
 
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Nintendo's Miis going handheld in a big way on 3DS

Nintendo has had a lot of success with their cartoonish Mii characters, using them to worm their way into the hearts of families worldwide. Soon, the Mii won't be exclusive to the home console, as Nintendo has big plans to bring the little ...

 
 
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Family Game Night 3 brings Twister, more to Wii, PS3, 360

Electronic Arts and its EA Play label is justifying your decision to throw away all of those dusty physical board games, today announcing Hasbro Family Game Night 3 for a Fall 2010 release. The title is headed to PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and...

 
 
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Over 100 million Miis created since Wii launched

If you're a fan of silly statistics, then pay attention! Nintendo has today revealed that in Japan and the US alone, 100 million Miis have been created by Wii users since the system launched in 2006. That's 20 million Japanese Miis and 80 m...

 
 
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Race as Miis in Sonic & All-Star Racing

The Xbox 360 version of Sonic & All-Stars Racing is getting Banjo and Kazooie as bonus characters. So what's the Wii version getting? You! Well, your Miis to be more exact. You'll be able to race as any of your Miis and Miis will have a...

 
 




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