“Combining ‘amiibo’ with our games opens up a whole range of potential new gameplay experiences,” Trinen said. “It’s one of the most exciting things that Nintendo is announcing at E3.”For the second year in a row, Nintendo opted against hosting a flashy E3 presentation in Los Angeles and instead streamed videos showcasing the “amiibo” figures and other upcoming games.
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Nintendo hyped several upcoming games due out later this year for the Wii U and 3DS, including “The Legend of Zelda” battle game “Hyrule Warriors,” hack and slash sequel “Bayonetta 2,” and the “Omega Ruby” and “Alpha Sapphire” installments of the “Pokemon” series.Other games teased for release in 2015 included the “Super Mario” level designing game “Mario nike scarpe 2016 calcio Maker,” online paint shoot ‘em up “Splatoon,” sci fi role playing game “Xenoblade Chronicles X,” cutesy platformer “Kirby and the Rainbow Curse” and a “Legend of Zelda” game for the Wii U set in an open world.
Nintendo Co. could use a boost from new toys and games. Sales of Nintendo’s Wii U console have lagged behind the newer PlayStation 4 and Xbox One systems released by Sony Corp. and Microsoft Corp., respectively, last nike scarpe 2014 alte November. Nintendo has sold 6 million consoles since the Wii U was released in 2012, while Microsoft has sold 5 million, and Sony has sold 7 million units in the past six months.