Tag Archives: StreetPass
Sat, Sep 07, 2013 | 21:34 BST
StreetPass Relay idea came from NYC business trip, users in North America report issues with service
The idea for the Relay feature in StreetPass on 3DS came about due to a Nintendo engineer got when he visited New York City, according to the latest Iwata Asks.
Mon, Aug 05, 2013 | 07:29 BST
Four recently-released StreetPass games have proved quite lucrative for Nintendo.
Thu, Jul 18, 2013 | 16:54 BST
It has been announced that Nintendo Zone locations will be getting StreetPass enhancements in a few weeks time. Nintendo has also sent a reminder regarding the Fire Emblem Awakening and Shin Megami Tensei 4 promotion.
Mon, Jul 08, 2013 | 03:17 BST
Nintendo’s new StreetPass games, which are sold as DLC through a newly-added shop in Mii Plaza, have been quite popular already.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 17:50 BST
European 3DS owners have reported crash issues with StreetPass after applying the latest firmware update. According to CVG, users are finding that when they purchase the new content available through the update, an error messages occurs causing them to be unable to download the titles. A Nintendo representative said the firm was aware of “the technical difficulties which are occurring,” and that it is “currently investigating the situation.” Thanks, CVG.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 02:18 BST
Update your 3DS system software to access a new Mii Plaza shop vending StreetPass games.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 | 04:12 BST
Nintendo wants to give the 3DS a boost in the west, and one of its new strategies is to make StreetPass more useful for those of us who don’t walk by millions of commuters every day.
Thu, Jun 07, 2012 | 04:39 BST
Here’s an additional tidbit regarding Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate out of E3 2012. Joystiq reports Konami confirmed the game will use StreetPass, but beyond a vague description of “swapping data”, no further information was given. Konami didn’t detail the inclusion in Nintendo’s 3DS Software Showcase either, despite a lengthy stage demo.
Thu, Oct 27, 2011 | 07:42 BST
Sega has revealed how you can unlock up to 100 extra missions for your little blue blur by exchanging data with other players on the fly.
Wed, Oct 19, 2011 | 23:30 BST
Nintendo has announced a November 4 release for its next 3DS firmware update, which adds a number of new features and improvements.
Mon, Aug 01, 2011 | 07:04 BST
Among its plans to reinvogorate the flagging 3DS, Nintendo intends to squeeze more value out of StreetPass Mii Plaza.
Mon, Jun 27, 2011 | 04:30 BST
It’s quiet, brother. Too quiet. Digest these insignificant morsels while I investigate whether the industry was abducted over the weekend.
Wed, Jun 01, 2011 | 15:16 BST
Nintendo has set aside the date of June 25, so that 3DS users nationwide can plan in-person meetups and exchange content together. The firm has named it StreetPass Day.
Thu, Feb 17, 2011 | 19:16 GMT
StreetPass for PES 3D will help “players who aren’t good at playing against other people,” says Enomoto
Pro Evolution soccer visionary Shinji Enomoto has told Nintendo president Satoru Iwata that when creating PES for 3DS, the team wanted fans of the series to experience new things when playing it, and give those new to it a way to get good at it.
Tue, Feb 01, 2011 | 06:50 GMT
Being the top of the pops at a fighting game no one plays for the fighting can’t be easy. After all, how do you make time for the legions of challengers who want to boot you right out of your throne?
The answer, as it turns out, is the same you’ve undoubtedly given to most of life’s major quandaries: robots.
Sun, Aug 04, 2013 | 23:05 BST
Speaking on the many and varied qualities of 3DS, Nintendo UK gneral manager David Yarnton and marketing manager James Honeywell have said that StreetPass is an integral part of the portable’s appeal, turning it into “indispensable” kit sure to “surprise” you.