Entries in 'nfc' (6)

Skylanders-style Pokémon Rumble U due next month, toy plans still being finalised

Skylanders-style Pokémon Rumble U due next month, toy plans still being finalised

Nintendo's own take on the Skylanders toy/game model will be released next month – but the toys might miss the launch.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 17th 2013 at 12:27PM in News
Pokemon Rumble U NFC confirmed, figures pictured

Pokemon Rumble U NFC confirmed, figures pictured

Nintendo’s Pokemon Rumble U will indeed use the Wii U GamePad’s in-built NFC technology.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 15th 2013 at 11:37AM in News
New Wii U Pokemon title will include Skylanders-style figures, presumably use NFC

New Wii U Pokemon title will include Skylanders-style figures, presumably use NFC

It seems Nintendo has made good on its promise to utilise Wii U’s NFC tech by announcing a new Pokemon title that uses figures.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 13th 2013 at 10:05AM in News
Nintendo hasn't forgotten about Wii U's NFC tech; Twin GamePad titles incoming

Nintendo hasn't forgotten about Wii U's NFC tech; Twin GamePad titles incoming

Near Field Communication will feature in an upcoming Wii U product announcement from Nintendo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 6th 2013 at 2:53PM in News

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NFC skipped by Wii U launch games

NFC skipped by Wii U launch games

Nintendo’s inclusion of NFC technology in the Wii U GamePad has been skipped over by every title in the console’s launch line-up.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 14th 2012 at 3:40PM in News
Wii U controller includes NFC communication

Wii U controller includes NFC communication

Nintendo has confirmed the inclusion of Near Field Communication in the Wii U controller.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 27th 2012 at 11:25AM in News