Miyamoto

Infendo Radio 377 – The Great Segue Wars

They came in the middle of the night, always looking for a smooth transition. When would be the most appropriate time to change the subject? Who will be the one to answer the call, because Infendo Radio is on now! This week we talk Pokémon GO, Fire Emblem Heroes, Nintendo Switch, and even find ourselves transfarring into another Nintentunes segment. We would love for your voice to be heard on the ...

Miyamoto Makes His Mii Verse Debut!

Everybody loves Miyamoto, I mean I have never spoken to someone that dislikes him.  So, his absence from the Mii Verse was really quite sad. Last week, the father of Mario and Link (You didn’t know that Luigi and link were the same?  I mean, they both wear green hats and shirts, Sure their hair is different, and the noses aren’t the same, but the space time continuum can wreak havoc on...

Miyamoto Interviewed By Polygon

Today Polygon’s interview with the great Shirgeru Miyamoto went up. Although obviously on a tight PR leash, the interview makes an interesting watch or read nonetheless. Miyamoto goes over what he wants to be achieved by the imminent Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon, and why Nintendo have decided 2013 should be the ‘Year of Luigi’. Amongst the other topics discussed are Nintendo&...

Updated Wii U User Interface Coming This Summer

  Miyamoto stated, in an interview with Time that we will see an improved Wii U user interface this summer. “Even during the testing phase, it’s difficult to ascertain what facets of those interactions between the applications are resulting in inconveniences for the consumer until you have an opportunity for many people and lots of consumers to try these features out.” Miyamoto told Time. “Wh...

Miyamoto Turns 60

It’s hard to believe that Shigeru Miyamoto is turning 60 tomorrow, or today, if you’re already past the 12AM mark somewhere in the world! Here’s to many more years of great games from Shiggsy!

Miyamoto Talks Metroid, Zelda, And Wii U

In a recent interview with French website, Gamekult.com, Miyamoto was asked a series of questions about his role in the Wii U development, the future of Metroid, and how link was named. Of course, there is not a lot of new news in the interview, but there is hint at a new Metroid (beyond Nintendoland’s Metroid Blast). I have translated the interview from French to English, below.  Please exc...

Miyamoto and Tezuka Answer The Hard Questions

The Mario universe is filled with all sorts of wacky character’s and situations.  One burning question I have always wondered is, Who exactly is Bowser Jr.’s mom?  Luckily, Shigeru Miyamoto and Takashi Tezuka sat down with Game Informer to discuss some of the wonders of the Mario universe! Although there are still many unanswered questions, the following question and answer session sho...

The Legend of Miyamoto

Ever wonder what would happen if Miyamoto entered the video game world’s he created?         **Essel Pratt works in an office by day and writes for Infendo.com and Nerdzy.com in his spare time.  He has published one story and is working on a couple Novels and one Anthology.  You can follow him on Facebook and Twitter.

Nintendo Satisfied with 3DS, Does This Mean No XL?

In a recent interview with IGN, Miyamoto was asked whether or not there would be an XL version of the 3DS, he explained that the thoughts of Nintendo might be going in a different direction. “I really feel like I’m satisfied with the 3DS hardware as it is. I feel like it’s the best for this generation,” Miyamoto told said.  “What we’re thinking about right now i...

Pikmin 3 stays the course for the franchise. Will be a familiar, enjoyable experience.

Remember the New Play Control! version of Pikmin that released way back in 2009? Yup, so do I. You know how Nintendo plans on finally releasing the New Play Control! version of Pikmin 2 here in the states next week? Yeah, I plan on picking that one up too. If you have played both of these, then you pretty much know what to expect for Pikmin 3, because aside from the added Wii U GamePad map, the ga...

Miyamoto: 3DS Launch Needed More Mario

Shigeru Miyamoto has stated, in a recent interview, that Nintendo did not properly advertise the unique features of the 3DS.  Features such as Augmented Reality and other installed apps should have received more focus.  He also stated that he was disappointed with the launch line up.  What would have made the line up better? More Mario Titles, of course! It does seem that Nintendo’s number o...

Miyamoto Jealous That He Didn’t Invent Angry Birds, Maybe a Time Machine Will Be His Next Project?

Shigeru Miyamoto has a lot to be proud of.  He created some of the most beloved video game characters in the universe, yet he has one regret.  He wishes that he had invented Angry Birds.  How can such a simplistic mobile game create a hint of jealousy when you are the father of such iconic characters such as Zelda/Link, Donkey Kong and Mario? Now Miyamoto did not actually say the word “jealo...