Nintendo's new hardware may be a pedometer

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  1. Renegade_R
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  2. CockroachMan

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    That means that they trademarked a pedometer.. and that's it.. Nintendo has tons of stuff registered that they never used.. [​IMG]


    Although I'm curious to see how they would use it..
     
  3. Renegade_R
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    The pedometer fits in exactly with Nintendo's strategy of:

    Expanding the market to the casual gamer and utterly reassuring they are still focusing on the core market.
     
  4. weiff

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    Seriously... This is just another useless accessory for the WiiFit line of unnecessary workout implements... seriously, the towel, sports bottle, yoga mat... do I need to continue?
     
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  6. Hadrian

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    This is news?
     
  7. War

    War Take it easy~

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    You know what? When I read the article on kotaku, I immediately thought of you, Renegade. xD
     
  8. arctic_flame

    arctic_flame GBAtemp ATMEGA8 Fan

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    ... I'm 100% sure this is "news" from 2-4 months ago.
     
  9. GeekyGuy

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    Judging by their love of Friend Codes, Nintendo should have trademarked a pedo-meter instead. [​IMG]
     
  10. .::5pYd3r::.

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    I lolled. [​IMG]
     
  11. dmonkey21

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    Hey You Pikachu 3!
     
  12. Orc

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    Now we can detect how much of a pedo other people are!
    Hurray!
     
  13. Mei-o

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    It's Nintendo's answer to parents' complaints about Pictochat!
     
  14. DarkSpace

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    You know when I fisrt heard of a pedometer, it didn't sound good, but now that I know what it is, this new hardware might not be such a bad idea.