Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 7th Jun 2011 20:45 UTC
Games So, the E3 is well under way, and all the major players have had their press conferences. To summarise. Microsoft: Kinect. Really. Kinect. Please Kinect. We'll do anything. For the love of god, Kinect. Sony: wait, what is this? What am I doing here? Oh, here's a 24" 3D TV for $500 and yet another PSP. Nintendo: we slapped every possible shiny object onto a tablet and made the Wii capable of rendering halfway decent graphics. Here's another load of Mariozelda Kart, and a bunch of EA games that Xbox/PS3 players already own. Yes, this year's E3 has been a massive letdown - save for a few exceptions. Update: Epic fail for Nintendo. The company has admitted that it has used footage from the Xbox 360 and PS3 to spice up the press reel for the Wii U.
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RE[3]: The WiiU
by Kroc on Tue 7th Jun 2011 22:12 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: The WiiU"
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The DS works because the two screens are close enough to each other, and fixed. When you have a movable screen that is some distance from the other screen, you have a focus shift that is not as easy to constantly adjust to. This was the problem with Dreamcast and GBA adapter on GBC before.

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RE[4]: The WiiU
by Jaktar on Wed 8th Jun 2011 03:22 in reply to "RE[3]: The WiiU"
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So with Wii you hold your hand in front of you towards the screen. If you put a screen on top of the Wii controller and you've pretty much replicated what the DS is doing. I know I don't play all my Wii games exactly like that because I don't have to, but the potential was always there. I have a feeling my arm will be slightly more tired after playing WiiU.

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