Tag: Shigeru Miyamoto

Gaming News Wrap [11 July 2013]

Good morning and welcome to a day that always makes us think of brains. Well, that’s every day admittedly, so welcome to Thursday, and the Gaming News Wrap. We’ll take any excuse to send you off to look at the GTA V gameplay trailer from earlier this week. So go and check it out. Now be assured that it was “captured…

Nintendo’s Miyamoto admits HD development for Wii U was “underestimated”

In a Q&A with investors, Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto admitted that Nintendo struggled in adapting to HD development for the Wii U as it requires twice as man manpower to do so. “When it comes to the scale of software development, Wii U with HD graphics requires about twice the human resources than before,” Miyamoto explained. Miyamoto says Nintendo may have…

Nintendo promises “busier release schedule” of Wii U titles and “a few surprises” in coming months

Nintendo has recently come under the spotlight after revealing that the Wii U sales expectations have not performed as expected. In a corporate briefing [as cited by GIBiz] Nintendo president Satoru Iwata confirmed that the Wii U missed sales expectations so far. When asked about any steps Nintendo will adopt to facilitate the situation, Mr Iwata promised a busier release schedule for…