Nintendo Australia has just released sales figures for the 3DS gaming device. The glasses free 3D gaming experience seems to be a hit breaking early sales records for hand-held entertainment.
Nintendo are taking the new hand-held 3DS, the glasses-free 3D gaming device, on a tour around Australia (well most of it anyway). This will give people a chance to try out the magical 3D effect, and start saving their cash for the March 31st release date.
The DSi XL is the supersized hand-held gaming device from Nintendo. Launching next month Nintendo are hoping to grab a whole new demographic under their influence. Today Nintendo Australia announced the DSi XL pricing.
Nintendo has released a very brief pre E3 teaser announcement referring to a revamped version of the mega-selling DS hand-held gaming device. The 3DS, a temporary name, jumps on the 3D vision band wagon, purporting to give gamers on the move an experience in the 3rd dimension without the need for special goggles.
Nintendo’s quarterly results are out (via WSJ), and the company saw disappointing sales of both its hardware platforms, with the Wii U managing to triple sales but still only achieving 510,000 units shipped overall, and the Nintendo 3DS dropping below a million units moved with a 41 percent decline in sales year-over-year.
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Perhaps poor marketing is holding back Wii U sales for Nintendo. As Spike TV’s GTTV host Geoff Keighley noted on Twitter, a new campaign from Nintendo is using flyers to show just how awesome the Wii U is.
Except, instead of going after console rivals Nintendo decided to aim its attack at its own, older-generation console the Wii.
At the Electronic Entertainment Expo show in Los Angeles, Nintendo has revealed the snazziest piece of new gaming hardware the show has to offer. Powering up the Wii to high definition levels and introducing a game changing controller that provides an alternate view for each gaming experience. The Wii U and new touch-screen based controller may silence the Nintendo nay-says.