Xbox One | 360 | XBLA  PS4 | PS3 | PSN  Wii U | VC    3DS  PS Vita  iOS    PC    Retro    


  » news
  » reviews
  » previews
  » cheat codes
  » release dates
  » screenshots
  » videos

  » specials
  » interviews

  » facebook
  » twitter
  » contests

  » games list
  » franchises
  » companies
  » genres
  » staff
 

Which E3 2016 Game Was Your Favorite?

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Battlefield 1
God of War
Ghost Recon: Wildlands
Dishonored 2


Game Profile
INFO BOX
PLATFORM:
DS
PUBLISHER:
Nintendo
DEVELOPER:
GENRE: Sports
PLAYERS:   1-4
RELEASE DATE:
January 23, 2006
RELATED GAMES
Brain Age: Train Your Brain in Minutes a Day
Mario Kart DS
Meteos
Metroid Prime: Hunters
Pokemon Trozei
Tetris DS
True Swing Golf
 Written by John Scalzo  on February 09, 2006

News: The DS keeps on rolling. Roll on Reggie. Roll on.



Nintendo guru extraordinaire Reggie Fils-Aime has dropped some big DS news in his speech at the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences' DICE conference today.

First, he revealed the DS Download Service. According to Nintendo, next month retailers will start offering downloadable demos and movie clips of DS games for free. They can be beamed directly to your DS from an in-store kiosk just by pressing "DS Download Play" on the loading screen. These demos will stay in your DS' memory for as long as you leave the system powered on and you can go back for as many as you want.

The first wave of demos will launch next month and include Tetris DS, Brain Age: Train Your Brain in Minutes a Day, Mario Kart DS, Meteos, True Swing Golf and Pokemon Trozei. A video clip of Metroid Prime: Hunters will also be available from the DS Download Service.

Speaking of Hunters, Reggie went on to announce that Metroid Prime: Hunters will include voice chat before and after matches. The chat would be limited to players on your Friend's List and can be used to agree on settings before a match and talk trash after a match is over. A big step for the DS to be sure.

And speaking of big steps, the third item on Reggie's list was the DS' domination against the competition. 850,000 people have logged on to the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection a total of 20 million different times. He also reiterated the worldwide sales total of 14.4 million DSes.

Finally, the DS Lite will be announced for other regions "at a later date." Can you say E3? I knew you could.



User Comments

Farming Simulator 17 Gameplay Video Released by Giants Software


Yakuza 0 Set To Launch Early 2017 in the Americas and Europe on PS4


Minecraft: Story Mode Episode 7 Now Available From Telltale Games


CD Projekt Red is Bringing Gwent to Gamescom For You to Play


Marvel Ultimate Alliance Bundle Releasing This Week for Xbox One, PS4 and PC


Nebulous is Set For Release Beginning on August 30


Riptide GP: Renegade Now Available On PlayStation 4 and Steam


Mutant Mudds Super Challenge Now Available on PlayStation and PC


Games With Gold August Xbox One and Xbox 360 Games Revealed by Microsoft


Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare San Diego Comic Con Panel Released






Home    •    About Us    •    Contact Us    •    Advertise    •    Jobs    •    Privacy Policy    •    Site Map
Copyright ©1999-2012 Matt Swider. All rights reserved. Site Programming copyright © 2004 Bill Nelepovitz - NeositeCMS