The Wonderful 101 was supposed to have players’ Miis in-game as heroes, and if a sequel is developer, Platinum Games hopes this missing feature makes the cut.
Shigeru Miyamoto has wants to set a “world standard for avatars” with Mii, and even joked that the virtual people would be great when used as a form of government ID.
Following on from a Chinese factory worker robbing a 3DS from a production line and posting a movie and shots online, Weekly ASCII magazine in Japan popped up footage of a demo showing off the system’s the system’s augmented reality capabilities using AR cards and Mii creation. Fancy.
Activision and developer Buzz Monkey have implemented the ability to play as your Mii via the Wii version of Tony Hawk” RIDE. There are also Mii likenesses of the pro skaters featured in the game, along with two levels exclusive to that platform. A video of Miis in action is posted after the break, courtesy […]
Speaking with IGN, Shigeru Miyamoto told of how he thought Mii’s and Avatars were two different things, but was flattered by Microsoft’s new venture. “I don’t really use the term ‘avatar’ to refer to what we’ve done with the Miis,” he said. “We created the Miis with the idea that the people you live with […]
Police trying to find the owner of a stolen Wii are using the identities of the system’s Miis in an effort to close the case. The Wii was nicked around Christmas and contains Miis called Seb, Pheebes, Nicks, Ellie and Evie, among others. Det Con Neil Johnson, of Kirklees CID intelligence unit, said: “The Nintendo […]