CNET News Video: Nintendo's Miiverse won't be just for the Wii
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CNET News Video: Nintendo's Miiverse won't be just for the Wii

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Nintendo's Miiverse will deliver full-fledged social features and you'll be able to join from your 3DS, PC, or mobile device.

And his Nintendo direct over the weekend mr. -- unveiled what you'll know as need -- It's how you interact with your gaming friends. And this is the first thing you'll see on your TV screen when you turn on the system. You might think and that -- main street. A place for people congregate. Trading constant commotion. Your own me is joined by others who play. On your home system. -- Q are your game friends. As well as people you've already met from around the world. And also many newcomers. You'll also notice that those needs are gathering around individual tiles. You might think of them -- billboards. On that main street. They represent both your personal tastes. And the entertainment -- trending globally. On Wii U. And those -- don't just congregate they communicate. Each is equipped with a wide range of rich media engagement. For socializing. And providing information. The first comes in the form of speech bubbles. You can see here send simple text messages. Or you can use the stylus to write your own words an even draw your own illustrations. A lot like -- now. You can even share -- screen image from the game you're currently playing. These interactions can also display recent activity. And recent scores. You've even got the option to display facial expressions within the bubble that reflects your current state of mind. And because this form of interaction is browser based. While this may not be available right on launch day you'll eventually be able to join -- burst from your Nintendo three yes. Your PC. Or from any Smartphone or web enabled mobile device.

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