Report: Seaman coming to 3DS

Seaman is one of the oddest creations to ever come out of Sega. It's a pet simulator, if the pet were--in the words of MobyGames--"a smart-mouthed, viper-tongued companion who listens to you and gives you a dose of smart-ass advice."

Yeah, it's odd, to say the least. But what if you could talk to Seaman in three dimensions?

Japanese paper Nikkei (via Andriasang) reports that Seaman will be made for the 3DS, as part of a Nintendo-driven initiative to "revive other publisher's titles on the 3DS."

In spite (or because) of its bizarre premise, Seaman was a Dreamcast cult classic. Here's a video to refresh your memories: