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The presentation is now over. Make sure to check out the details below…

– Producer Yoshikazu Matsuhana not allowed to say when he first saw the 3DS
– Matsuhana not involved with the demo sample at Nintendo World
– Special team at Konami made the demo
– Matsuhana says this special team was “amazing”, called them a dream team
– The team had top class programmers, designers, and more
– Kojima was on the team
– Kojima and the team wanted to see what they could do with the 3DS hardware
– The team was very motivated to work on the demo
– Dev team wanted to mess around with depth-based positioning of items on the screen
– Also wanted to surprise and shock players
– Matsuhana thinks the 3DS has everything a developer could want
– According to Matsuhana, the team is thinking about ways to use StreetPass/SpotPass, but nothing was confirmed
– Kojima previously said StreetPass would be used
– Matsuhana hinted that the game will use the camera, taking pictures in the game and in the real world
– Camera, gyro, touch sensor, other elements will be used

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– Once again, two missions available
– Hard and easy missions
– Missions are digest versions of the full stages
– Easy stage begins in the air
– Return to the ground midway through
– Boss fight at the end of the stage

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nintendogs + cats (3 versions) – 4800 yen each
*Toy Poodle & New Friends
*French Bull & New Friends
*Shiba & New Friends
Winning Eleven 3DSoccer – 5800 yen
Super Street Fighter IV 3D Edition – 4800 yen
Sengoku Musou Chronicle – 6090 yen
Tobidasu! Puzzle Bobble 3D – 4980 yen
Ridge Racer 3D – 6090 yen
Combat of Giants: Dinosaurs 3D – 5040 yen
Professor Layton and the Mask of Miracle – 5980 yen

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– 3 save files in the demo
– 1 save file was in Kokiri Village, another was in the Deku Tree dungeon
– Select items on the touch screen
– Tap the touch screen to switch between inventory, equipment, and dungeon map
– Navi icon will appear when she wants to speak, tap it for advice
– Camera icon on the touch screen
– Tap the camera icon to go view mode
– Use the Circle Pad in view mode to look around
– Can actually move the 3DS itself to move the camera in this mode
– Aim projectile weapons in view mode

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Nintendogs+Cats (3 versions) – Launch

Steel Diver – Spring 2011
Pilotwings Resort – Spring 2011
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D – Spring 2011

Star Fox 64 3D – Summer 2011
Kid Icarus: Uprising – Summer 2011

Mario Kart 3DS – TBA
Animal Crossing 3DS – TBA
Paper Mario 3DS – TBA

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The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D takes the top spot. It’s taking visitors a whopping 110 minutes to play the demo!

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