It's real-time, baby! Keep it posted here for our coverage on Nintendo's E3 Press Conference.
- New 3D Mario announced. Side-scrolling action, up to four player co-op - at the same time.
- Name: Super Mario Bros. Wii.
- Launch: Holiday 2009
- Wii Fit Plus presentation
- six new strengths and yoga activities
- new calorie-tracker
- 15 new balance games
- Wii Motion Plus presentation
- Wii Sports Resort
- Wii Motion Plus continuation
- Skydiving game sample - use the Wii Motion Plus to control the position of the skydivers: twist, form, descend, open chute, etc.
- Archery game sample - connect Nunchuk to Wiimote, with Nunchuk acting as the arrow's bowstring and the Wiimote as the arrow's handle.
- The longer you hold the bowstring back, the more focused the targeting zoom is
Bill and Reggie:
- Basketball game sample
- 3-point contest
- reach down, grab a ball, shoot
- Motion Plus sensitivity looks sensitive enough
- Bill leading by two points against Reggie
- Last-minute beat by Reggie, 19 to 17
- other WMP games
- Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10, Grand Slam Tennis, Virtua Tennis
- More third party games were sold for the Wii and DS than any other platform last year
- Short trailer
- Final Fantasy Crystal Bearers
- Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days (DS)
- September 29?
- Bowser's Inside Story
- latest Mario-Luigi RPG game (DS)
- Mario and Luigi are going inside Bowser
- reminds me of Dr. Mario, though not necessarily. But weirdness level, yep, it's right there along with it
- Fall (US and Europe)
- "Legendary RPG" coming back
- Golden Sun DS
- DS install base
- Three new "innovating" games
- James Patterson Women's Murder Club: Games of Passion
- finger-printing feature reminds me of Phoenix Wright
- October 13
- Cop: The Recruit
- Open world game
- Style Savvy
- run your own botique
- for the fashionistas
- or pageant aspirants (you can compete in contests)
- "The new DSi is already capturing the passion of players"
- People today don't just consume entertainment - they create it, and they they share it
- New user-generated content
- Flip Notes for the DSi this Summer
- Mario vs Donkey Kong Minis March Again allows you to design levels from the ground up
- mini-LBP much?
- available via download this Monday
- wi-fi or local upload of maps
- June 8
- Facebook integration
- The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks
- In Nintendo world, everyone's game
- Nintendo's population division:
- those who play
- those who say they won't play
- those who might play
- more stats:
- 25 million people playing handhelds/ consoles games
- 149 million say they might be interested in getting involved
- 2:1 waiting to go play
- Mario Kart Wii
- game that tried to pull in both advanced and novice players
- Wii Vitality Sensor
- Karl B. What. The. Hell.
- attachable to the bottom of the Wiimote, to help users attain greater relaxation
- pulse detector, look at the inner workings of your body
- More Mario titles:
- Galaxy 2, is this?
- Mario in 3D looks nice... am sold with the giant goombas.
- Karl: What's bigger than Galaxy? ... Universe?
- Whoaaa... cute sky level.
- Yep, Super Mario Galaxy 2
- "I read the blogs too, and I've been a gamer myself for a long time."
- More third party titles with harder edge (cos people want more)
- The Conduit - Sega