Enter the MiiVerse

4 June, 2012 - 2:20 pm by

Creating a next generation console is not the only challenge facing Nintendo – prooving they can provide an online experience is pivotal if they are to succeed with the WiiU. Enter the MiiVerse.

MiiVerse is a social network for the console that let’s players communicate and discuss games they are playing. Video link ups with other players can take place via the controller as well as an instant messaging service.

This will not be exclusive to the home console, it will be made available for the 3DS, PCs and also and crucially mobile devises and “future platforms” meaning the MiiVerse will be with us for some time to come. Details about a comparable trophy or achievement services has yet to be confirmed at this stage. It won’t make the launch of the console but will be interesting to see when it is ready.

More news on this on Tuesday at Nintendo’s E3 conference but information will be thin as the concentrate on the