Archive for November 8th, 2012

Japan – Nintendo Direct Details

nintendo direct logo Japan   Nintendo Direct Details
  • WaraWara Plaza is what you see when you power on.
  • Game icons are surrounded by players talking about each game.
  • You find out what other players are playing at powerup. GamePad has Channel-like UI.
  • Dragon Quest X Wii U beta test registration is included in the Deluxe version
  • GamePad stand is just for playing, not charging
  • First you have to create a Wii U user account, with a Mii associated with it
  • Up to 12 accounts per system
  • Game settings, save data tied to user accounts. Browser bookmarks, play history as well.
  • Video chat, other networking services require Nintendo Network ID
  • Nintendo Network ID needs username, password, mail, date of birth and gender.
  • Your Nintendo Network ID can be tied to your ID on 3rd-party network services
  • Your Nintendo Network ID can be used to exchange contact information as the Friend Code was.
  • Nintendo Network purchases by one user can be played by other users on same system
  • Nintendo Network to be usable on other Nintendo game systems, PCs, smartphones.
  • Browser, Miiverse, eShop require a network update
  • WiiWare and VC software transfer explained on website
  • Suspend a game like NSMBU and search information via web browser
  • On-screen keyboard, cellphone layout, stylus written input. Change to TV mid-game
  • Browse other videos on the GamePad while streaming one to the TV

For more details from Japan’s Nintendo Direct presentation, head over to GoNintendo, linked below.

Source: GoNintendo

Wii U Launch Day Firmware Update Details

wii u logo Wii U Launch Day Firmware Update Details
If you’re picking up Wii U on launch day, November 18th and want to access the Miiverse, Wii U Chat, Nintendo TVii, and the eShop, you’ll need to install a firmware update that will be available the same day. Those features are not included until you do apparently. So be sure you’re hooking up your new system somewhere with an active Internet connection so you can download the update.

Source: IGN

PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale – Attract Trailer

Source: PlayStationChannel

The Elder Scrolls Online – Logo & Introduction Video

the elder scrolls online logo The Elder Scrolls Online   Logo & Introduction Video

Source: AllGamesBeta & Zenimax Online Studios

Dead Space 3 – Screenshots

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For more Dead Space 3 Screenshots check out AllGamesBeta, linked below.

Source: AllGamesBeta

Europe – Anarchy Reigns – Limited Edition Pre-Order Bonus

Platinum Games and Sega are offering exclusive DLC in Europe for Anarchy Reigns if you pre-order the Limited Edition. Included is Bayonetta as a playable character, Dogfight mode, and Mad Survival mode. No word if this deal will be available elsewhere.

anarchy reigns pre order Europe   Anarchy Reigns   Limited Edition Pre Order Bonus

Source: AllGamesBeta

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn – Gridania Footage

Source: Final Fantasy XIV YouTube Channel

Tales of Hearts R – Debut Trailer

Source: Namco Bandai Games

Tales of Hearts R – Concept Art

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For more Tales of Hearts R Concept Art visit AllGamesBeta, linked below.

Source: AllGamesBeta

Tales of Hearts R – Screenshots

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For more Tales of Hearts R Screenshots visit AllGamesBeta linked below.

Source: AllGamesBeta