Miyamoto teases new franchise for 2014

Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto has slipped out some details on what he is currently working on in an interview with Famitsu. Interestingly enough it appears that Miyamoto is working on a brand new franchise for Nintendo set for 2014. Miyamoto commented on his current work saying: “We’ll have Mario Kart 8 out next spring, and at that point we’ll have the whole lineup in place, so I think it’s ab...

Shigeru Miyamoto Accepts Spike VGA 2011 Hall of Fame Award

Today video gaming legend Shigeru Miyamoto accepted the Spike VGA 2011 Hall of fame Award for his work on the classic franchise The Legend of Zelda. Holding the award above his head much like Link when he found the master sword, an emotional Miyamoto thanked the fans on behalf of both himself and Nintendo for their support over the franchises’ 25 year long history. His award was granted for ...

Miyamoto not retiring yet but is setting the groundwork for eventual departure

Over the past few days there has been quite a big hubbub about the fact that Shigeru Miyamoto even mentioned the word retiring in the middle of an interview. Obviously Nintendo’s headman wouldn’t be retiring from the company entirely but in fact just stepping down from his higher position. On the other hand Nintendo PR has entirely refuted his claims and says that he isn’t going ...

Miyamoto not retiring, Nintendo denies rumors amidst stock drop

Last night Nintendo headman Miyamoto was quoted in an interview saying that he was going to be working on smaller roles within the company and essentially “retiring” from his current position. It appears however that this isn’t going to be the case or at least won’t be anymore. After hearing news about his potential “retirement” investors did what they do best a...

The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Anniversary Editon Due out September 28th!

Back at E3, we learned that The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords would be coming as a free download to both the DSiWare and the eShop. At the Nintendo 3DS Conference that took place just minutes ago, a release date and an official name was given to the downloadable classic by Miyamoto himself. On September 28th, “The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Anniversary Editon” will be available on bot...

Nintendo Conference Recap E3 2011

Okay everyone! We here at Capsule Computers have some excellent videos to share with you! These videos are from the Nintendo Conference at E3 this year (2011). We have videos of the 25th Anniversary of Zelda speech by Miyamoto, the 3DS presentation segment of the show and the presentation of the eagerly awaited Wii U. So make sure that you check out the videos that interest you below, or all of th...

Wii U currently only allows 1 new controller says Miyamoto

Miyamoto recently confirmed in an interview with news.com.au that the Nintendo’s new console, Wii U, will currently be limited to only allowing 1 new Wii U controller interfacing with the console, alongside 4 previous gen Wii controllers. As Miyamoto says, this is only at the current stage in Wii U’s development. However there isn’t any clarity over whether this will change by re...

RUMOUR: Pikmin on Wii U?

I waited eagerly during Nintendo’s press conference for any news about a new Pikmin title, which has been hinted at and rumoured for years. No news on that front came during the public event, and although I was slightly disappointed, there was more than enough exciting news to make up for it. But during the developer roundtable event afterwards, Shigeru Miyamoto showed that there was still l...

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword Announced at E3

Have you been waiting for a new Legend of Zelda game? I’m not talking about any simple DS game, but a full blown Wii game? Well wait no longer because Nintendo’s E3 Conference has just announced The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword for the Nintendo Wii. The game is slated for release in 2011 and is set to be one of the largest in the Zelda franchise, following a more realistic path much ...

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