Nintendo Is Making Smartphone Games

Nintendo has officially confirmed after recent weeks of contrasting reports, that it will be releasing content for smartphones. Nintendo President, Satoru Iwata, announced the news at a business presentation in Tokyo, Japan. He explained that their first step in smartphone development is an app that could showcase “the value of our entertainment offerings, thus encouraging more people to participate in Nintendo platforms.” Iwata noted that he had “. . . not given any restrictions to the development team, even not ruling out the possibility of making games or using our game characters.”