Tag Archives: shigeru miyamoto
Mon, Jun 17, 2013 | 08:44 BST
Pikmin 3′s ‘Bingo Battle’ multiplayer mode has been shown running in realtime, courtesy of Nintendo legend Shigeru Miyamoto. Watch it here.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 17:12 BST
Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto has said he likes that the firm continues to make products similar to a traditional toy company, and he would like it to stay that way.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 02:33 BST
Shigeru Miyamoto is at E3 this week and is in the mood to talk about all things Nintendo such as longer than usual development times, and why Nintendo doesn’t really have a stance on used games. Find out what all the Mario maestro had to say below.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 10:18 BST
Nintendo veteran Shigeru Miyamoto has called chatter around the company’s financials “silly” in a new interview. The developer believes that the focus should lie on Nintendo’s games, not the business side.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 05:40 BST
In a video narrated by Shigeru Miyamoto, the designer discusses why the Wii U is such a perfect host for Pikmin 3, the long-awaited artificial life management sim.
Thu, May 09, 2013 | 15:10 BST
Maxis legend Will Wright has spoken about his admiration for three particular figures in the gaming world: Shigeru Miyamoto, Peter Molyneux and Sid Meier.
Tue, May 07, 2013 | 02:54 BST
Nintendo won’t be holding a press conference at E3 2013, but it will be bringing press to a special event hosted by Shigeru Miyamoto and Nintendo of America boss Reggie Fils-Aime.
Tue, Apr 09, 2013 | 11:42 BST
Pikmin 3 will enable players to switch between one of three captains on the fly, giving rise to more strategic options, Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto has explained.
Sat, Apr 06, 2013 | 21:47 BST
Shigeru Miyamoto wants consumers to be patient with Wii U, stating that the slow adoption rate has more to do with the console being “different” than there being a lack of titles.
Fri, Apr 05, 2013 | 06:14 BST
Shigeru Miyamoto performed one of his famous “tea table flips” on Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon developer Next Level Games. Speaking with IGN, director Bryce Holliday said Miyamoto “threw out all the bosses of the game” and made the team start over. “He often challenged us to not go with our first idea, or to experiment further on different things and then cherry-pick our best ideas,” he said. The anecdote has much in common with Dylan Cuthbert’s post-mortem of Star Fox at GDC this year. The full interview feature is quite an interesting read.
Wed, Mar 27, 2013 | 00:26 GMT
At a GDC session, Q-Games founder Dylan Cuthbert deswcribed his time working on the original Star Fox with Shigeru Miyamoto, saying the famed designer advised the British development team to take out all their best ideas.
Tue, Mar 12, 2013 | 11:36 GMT
Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto has shed light on why the Japanese giant overlooked the prospect of full online capabilities in its home consoles for so long. He added that Nintendo now sees ‘tremendous possibilities’ in the online arena and is looking at exploring them moving forward.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 | 14:55 GMT
Pikmin 3 is due sometime in Spring, but producer Shigeru Miyamoto feels that it should have ideally launched alongside the Wii U itself. He’s also said that The Legend of Zelda Wii U is a long way off.
Fri, Mar 08, 2013 | 03:04 GMT
Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto has acknowledged problems with the Wii U’s often-sluggish user interface, and said fixes are incoming.
Thu, Mar 07, 2013 | 16:33 GMT
Pikmin 3 will go deeper than the original games, according to Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto. His team looked at the Wii U’s bespoke features closely to give players a deeper experience, thanks in large part to the console’s GamePad.
Wed, Mar 06, 2013 | 17:49 GMT
Shigeru Miyamoto, at 60 years old, is acknowledging that he won’t be working at Nintendo forever, and he is taking steps to get the company ready for life without him.
Wed, Mar 06, 2013 | 08:41 GMT
Nintendo has yet to employ the near-field communication tech within its Wii U console, but Shigeru Miyamoto has revealed that the company is putting its priorities into the tech, and is hopeful he can show off games that use the function soon.
Wed, Jan 02, 2013 | 09:35 GMT
Pikmin 3 will be more like the original Gamecube title, rather than its ‘less-stressful’ sequel Pikmin 2, according to Shigeru Miyamoto. The developer has given some insight into the nature of his impending Wii U title in a new interview. Check out his quotes after the jump.
Mon, Dec 17, 2012 | 11:48 GMT
Pikmin 3 is finally heading to Wii U early next year, and veteran designer Shigeru Miyamoto has shed light his team’s concept for the game, and how the loveable Pikmin creatures have evolved over time. For example, did you know they used to be the game’s enemies, rather than your own subservient followers? Get more insight below.
Sun, Nov 25, 2012 | 22:58 GMT
Shigeru Miyamoto has said Nintendo is likely to be more flexible and supportive towards third-party developers whose work promotes the company’s unique hardware features.