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Nintendo's National StreetPass Weekend lasts from today through Halloween

By David Craddock, Oct 28, 2016 12:30pm PDT

Fill your 3DS games with StreetPass perks while you fill your plastic jack-o-lantern with candy this weekend.


Nintendo 3DS StreetPass Weekend coming on Halloween

By Steve Watts, Oct 23, 2014 10:00am PDT

Nintendo has declared the upcoming Halloween weekend another "National StreetPass" occasion. You can head to a Nintendo Zone to gather street passes from across the country.


3DS StreetPass games designed like single-player games

By Steve Watts, Dec 31, 2013 8:30am PST

Nintendo's Kouichi Kawamoto says that the teams behind the StreetPass games approached them like single-player games, including the sense of progression and accomplishment.


3DS StreetPass update brings new games for purchase

By Steve Watts, Jul 12, 2013 7:30am PDT

Nintendo has updated its StreetPass Mii Plaza with four new games. They cost $4.99 each, or $14.99 for the set.


3DS StreetPass to meet people through WiFi hotspots

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 13, 2013 11:15am PDT

How often do you take your Nintendo 3DS out StreetPassing with you? Less than Nintendo would hope, evidently. It's adding a new way to meet people on StreetPass in North America and Europe, simply by visiting a Nintendo Zone WiFi hotspot that someone else has been near at so...


"I hope some of this is implemented in the next couple of months. The streetpass features of ..."

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Resident Evil: Revelations StreetPass functionality revealed

By Xav de Matos, Jan 11, 2012 8:00pm PST

Capcom has confirmed and revealed the StreetPass features for its upcoming Nintendo 3DS-exclusive Resident Evil: Revelations. There are different unlocks based on the single and co-op modes.


"It's annoying that some of these handheld exclusives look decent... I really don't want to ..."

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