…which reminds me: today is the 20th anniversary of Sonic the Hedgehog. Wasn’t it nice of the video game industry to time things so that nearly all of these big anniversaries overlap?
I can’t remember if I touched on this the first time I saw it, so better safe than sorry: some ancient pre-release Super Mario Bros. 3 footage has recently surfaced in Japan, featuring a look at some different stages than what we got in the end.
Those who were among the early adopters can rest assured that Nintendo is ready and won’t let itself take a shellacking like Apple did when it dropped the original iPhone price, just a few months after its introduction.
As of today, 3DS owners can also check into the Κατασκευή ιστοσελίδας με WordPress to check out new 3D videos and a special “Thriller” 3D animation, featuring characters from Shrek.
There is apparently some outcry over the use of Circle Pads in place of the more traditional analog sticks on the Wii U controller, but Miyamoto says people will get used to them.
According to Nintendo, more than 830,000 people have purchased the 3DS since it launched in the U.S. on March 27. The Nintendo 3DS allows 3D visuals sans special glasses, although it does give some folks headaches. It’s also not recommended for use for children below a certain age.
Well, that was a laugh and a half. I think I’ll continue the updates throughout the week, but only on every other day. In the meantime, you can keep up with things as I find them on my Twitter @PoisonMushroomO and the digest version on PoisonMushroom.Org.