Nintendo Holding 3DS Internet Presentation on Friday

Discussion in 'User Submitted News' started by heartgold, Oct 19, 2011.

  1. heartgold
    OP

    heartgold GBAtemp Psycho!

    Member
    4,342
    1,032
    Sep 11, 2009
    London

    Nintendo put on an impressive show in mid September at the Nintendo Conference press event. But apparently they have even more to show.
    The company announced today that it will hold the "Nintendo 3DS New Information Internet Presentation" on Friday (October 21). This pre-recorded presentation, hosted by CEO Satoru Iwata, will cover details that could not be covered during the September event.
    As an example of what to expect from the event, Nintendo mentioned details on the 3DS system's November firmware update and Mario Kart 7's wireless play support.
    The presentation will be held at 20:00 and will be broadcast at Ustream and Nico Nico Video. See Nintendo's page for links when the time comes.



    http://andriasang.com/comyo0/

    http://www.nintendo.co.jp/n10/111021/index.html
     


  2. chris888222

    chris888222 GBAtemp's Flygon Fan

    Member
    5,532
    586
    Oct 11, 2010
    Senegal
    come on drop the friend codes dammit.

    just kidding.

    but I think this event won't have much.
     
  3. heartgold
    OP

    heartgold GBAtemp Psycho!

    Member
    4,342
    1,032
    Sep 11, 2009
    London
    Won't have much in terms to the september conference. It's somewhat major as they are streaming it, so they probably talk about what's new in the next firmware and hopefully some good improvements to the 3DS.
     
  4. lostdwarf

    lostdwarf GBAtemp Maniac

    Member
    1,071
    86
    Nov 2, 2008
    ENGLAND
    new streetpass games
    update to the 2 prebuilt in streetpass games
    video camera
    flipnote 3DS
    Nintendo video update that lets you choose more than FOUR videos
    big push for 3DSware
    2 more nintendo games (F-Zero3D and new starfox)
    Movies like LionKing 3D in full for free.
    Documentary program
    more info on slidepad's shoulder buttons.
    hints at 3DS connectivity to WiiU
     
  5. spinal_cord

    spinal_cord Knows his stuff

    Member
    3,010
    580
    Jul 21, 2007
    somewhere
    I'm curious to find out if the video recorder will support playing external files like the camera app does. But want --

    * Update to street pass quest, including more hats and a way to take a photo of your Mii wearing a hat.
    * More street pass jigsaw puzzles
    * SOME actual 3DSware, stop pushing DSiware on 3DS owners
    * Info on the availability of 3D movies, either on carts or via download.
     
  6. chris888222

    chris888222 GBAtemp's Flygon Fan

    Member
    5,532
    586
    Oct 11, 2010
    Senegal
    What I think is really bizarre:
    • Shared online system with Wii U, friends codes will be ported to one common identity
    Otherwise:
    • 3DS game demos
    • 3D videos
    • Chat feature
    • More on DLC
     
  7. heartgold
    OP

    heartgold GBAtemp Psycho!

    Member
    4,342
    1,032
    Sep 11, 2009
    London
    I'm speculating for upcoming mariokart 7 OS level friends invite/joining :)
     
  8. Veho

    Veho The man who cried "Ni".

    Former Staff
    8,838
    16,707
    Apr 4, 2006
    Croatia
    Zagreb
    "Bizarre" means "extremely weird". I don't think any of the things on the list are weird. Did you mean "likely" or "probable"?
     
  9. chris888222

    chris888222 GBAtemp's Flygon Fan

    Member
    5,532
    586
    Oct 11, 2010
    Senegal
    The friend code merge IMO is extremely weird and unlikely.
     
  10. jalaneme

    jalaneme Female Gamer

    Member
    6,248
    195
    Nov 27, 2006
    London
    I hope the word "DLC" is not something I see on the 3ds, we get enough greedy developers locking out content so that they can charge you extra for stuff that should be on the cartridge already, I will be really disappointed if this greedy practice rears it's ugly head on the Wii U too, it's really tiresome on the ps3.
     
    1 person likes this.
  11. KingVamp

    KingVamp Great... AETHER!

    Member
    10,056
    1,841
    Sep 13, 2009
    United States
    I have the same worry. I wonder if Nintendo has a defense for it.

    Sorry what est. time for this?

    Hoping for something good.
     
  12. heartgold
    OP

    heartgold GBAtemp Psycho!

    Member
    4,342
    1,032
    Sep 11, 2009
    London
    Nintendo has mentioned DLC a number for times for the 3DS and suppose to be available after the next firmware update.
     
  13. indask8

    indask8 New Member Forever

    Member
    987
    119
    Apr 19, 2007
    France
    Look at the Flag...
    If they want to impress me, they better add youtube or something like that, especially since youtube support 3D videos, adding 3D video upload to youtube would be an amazing feature.

    But it's Nintendo... :(
     
    3 people like this.
  14. ShadowLink92

    ShadowLink92 GBAtemp Regular

    Member
    175
    0
    Feb 10, 2009
    United States
    The only updates I really care about are:
    • 3DS Retail Game Demos
    • Video Camera
    • 3D Movies
    That's all I really want right now from the next update
     
  15. chartube12

    chartube12 GBAtemp Psycho!

    Member
    3,186
    480
    Mar 3, 2010
    United States
    If we don't see DLC on the 3ds and wii u, they'll be left out of content the other systems have.

    However it doesn't matter to me anymore. Nintendo already lost me as a wii u costumer because of no achievement system. Any non-exclusives I won't buy for their 3BS, I'll get them for the Vita or ps3.

    I'm not a fan boy either. I have a wii, it's collecting dust. My 360 was collecting dust after i got my ps3 til i gave gears 3 a shot. Now I'll get 360 exclusives but all others on the ps3. I don't want to pay for online every month. Once i had enough gears, i can stop paying for gold and hop back on my ps3.

    My older games, I used to trade in or sale on ebay, til the achievement systems of the 360 and ps3 gave them new light. They gave myslef enough extra stuff to aim for and want to complete. The wii u lacks this or any real extra special thing and the original wii leaves me of distrust of ninendo's 1st and 2nd party games.
     
  16. 1234turtles

    1234turtles GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Member
    717
    115
    Jan 1, 2011
    United States
    hopefully this will be worth the time to watch
     
  17. BoxmanWTF

    BoxmanWTF ♪Toot Toot Sonic Warrior♫

    Member
    1,145
    230
    Nov 22, 2008
    Canada
    Behind you
    I reeeeally want demos, and a chat feature
     
  18. yuyuyup

    yuyuyup GBAtemp Psycho!

    Member
    3,336
    773
    Apr 30, 2006
    United States
    USA MTN timezone
    PLEASE be feature length 3d movies for purchase. Please be something other than "OK GUYS, HERE'S YOUR SHITTY GBA ROMZ !"
     
  19. AceWarhead

    AceWarhead "Must Construct Additional Pylons"

    Member
    1,276
    358
    Apr 9, 2011
    United States
    ROMs? When did Nintendo say they were giving out ROMs?
     
  20. awssk8er

    awssk8er GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Member
    1,605
    145
    Jun 26, 2007
    United States
    New Jersey
    I'm predicting just the new update, and a few small features on some upcoming games (So basically what they said...) I'm not expecting much but I'll watch it.

    I'm thinking the update will just have video recording, new Streetpass stuff and system stability. Hopefully we'll get a video chat app, or atleast a messaging system.