Tag Archives: miiverse
Tue, Dec 10, 2013 | 09:29 GMT
Nintendo has detailed the latest 3DS firmware update, which adds MiiVerse support into the mix, among other things. Get the patch notes inside.
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 17:06 GMT
Nintendo has released an update for Miiverse which prepared for the launch of the social network on 3DS next month.
Wed, Sep 11, 2013 | 23:03 BST
Miiverse has taken a step towards more traditional social networking features by adding the ability to post text messages to a generic “wall” or “feed” for friends and followers , instead of having to post directly to a game specific community. Time to follow some artists.
Tue, Jul 30, 2013 | 21:38 BST
Nintendo has released an update to Miiverse today, which not only updates changes to the Code of Conduct but also the ability to attach tags such as “Question” and “Impressions” to your Miiverse posts.
Thu, Jun 27, 2013 | 08:11 BST
Miiverse has received a minor Wii U update from Nintendo, which increased the character count in user posts, among other things.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 | 01:38 BST
A Nintendo employee has revealed that photo attachments are on the way to Miiverse.
Thu, Apr 25, 2013 | 11:07 BST
Miiverse can now be accessed via computer or smartphone. Wii U’s social network has now launched on browsers in its beta phase to see what all your friends are up.
The browser version allows users to view their Activity Feed, friends list, notifications and more but not make new posts and new accounts. To use the Miiverse outside of a Wii U a Nintendo Network ID still needs to be setup on a Wii U. Thanks Joystiq.
There is still no word of when Miiverse will hit 3DS.
Thu, Mar 28, 2013 | 05:26 GMT
Nintendo still doesn’t have an ETA on the 3DS version of Miiverse, but you’ll be able to access the service from your phone or browser soon.
Thu, Feb 07, 2013 | 21:37 GMT
Nintendo has made a quiet announcement of changes to its MiiVerse terms of service. As reported by Aussie-Gamer, the service now disallows direct friend requests to or from users aged 12 or under. Younger players can still make friends by swapping Nintendo Network IDs, a move Nintendo says it hopes will “encourage younger users to make friends on Wii U only if they are friends in real life”.
Wed, Jan 16, 2013 | 22:05 GMT
Miiverse isn’t a competitor to existing social networks but a place for gamers to share their experiences with those who understand them – and it’s going to be “huge” once it arrives on 3DS, according to Nintendo president and CEO Satoru Iwata.
Mon, Nov 19, 2012 | 13:23 GMT
Wii U launched across America at the weekend, and a gamer has already found a rather significant security flaw in Nintendo’s MiiVerse service, giving him admin access to social post threads, and unearthing what was presumed to be threads dedicated to unannounced Wii U titles. Nintendo has since stepped in to claim the content was merely a mock-up. Judge for yourself below.
Mon, Nov 19, 2012 | 23:14 GMT
A massive day-one patch, a pile of eShop games, graphical doubts and mixed hardware reviews. Everything you need to know from the Wii U’s first day is here.
Wed, Nov 14, 2012 | 09:49 GMT
Wii U’s social features – from the eShop and MiiVerse, to Network ID use and TVii – have been discussed in a new video that explains how it all works before the console launches in America this weekend. Check it all out for clarity below.
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 | 05:02 GMT
Nintendo has promised to finally let us in on its Wii U network plans in an upcoming Nintendo Direct presentation.
Wed, Oct 03, 2012 | 09:58 BST
Wii U’s social messaging system Miiverse has been called the console’s “key differentiator”, and is the feature that sets it apart from other consoles. The Nintendo America head has also stressed that people will need to change their way of thinking to understand it.
Thu, Aug 23, 2012 | 19:44 BST
Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has described MiiVerse, the social network for Wii U, as a bit like Facebook for Nintendo fans, with a few exceptions.
Wed, Jul 04, 2012 | 19:12 BST
Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata feels that “product bombing” campaigns is a problem that Nintendo needs to pay special attention to when building the Wii U’s Miiverse.
Thu, Jun 21, 2012 | 11:03 BST
Looking forward to being able to update your Facebook status or Tweet your in-game activity from within Nintendo’s Miiverse community? Well, too bad; connectivity between the Miiverse and other social networks has been ruled out by Nintendo.
Tue, Jun 12, 2012 | 23:18 BST
Reggie Fils-Aime explained how the process of moderation will work on Nintendo’s upcoming Miiverse communication system and why it won’t affect normal posts by users.
Wed, Jun 06, 2012 | 04:33 BST
A couple of interesting new factoids came out of Nintendo’s Wii U hardware round-table today, not the least of which is an idea of how Nintendo plans to keep inappropriate content and spoilers out of MiiVerse.