Konami Corp. this week said Metal Gear Solid 3DS: Snake Eater for Nintendo Co.’s Nintendo 3DS will include stereoscopic 3D support.
The title will utilize touch functionality to select weapons and items. The bottom 3DS screen will relay map data.
In addition, Metal Gear Solid 3DS: Snake Eater will introduce a Camouflage Photography System to allow users to take a photo and map it to Snake’s uniform.
Finally, the title will utilize the 3DS gyroscope in select areas, like balancing across a bridge.
The Metal Gear Solid 3DS: Snake Eater introduces Snake to a new 3D jungle environment, including snakes, bees, and arrows in stereoscopic 3D.
Nintendo released Nintendo 3DS handheld launched with 18 software titles Mar. 27.
Third-party titles include Super Street Fighter IV 3D Edition, The Sims 3, Madden NFL Football, Pro Evolution Soccer 2011, LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars, Ridge Racer 3D, Super Monkey Ball, Bust-A-Move Universe, Samurai Warriors, Asphalt 3D, Combat of Giants, Rayman 3D, and Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Shadow Wars.
Titles carry an MSRP of $39.99 each.
The Nintendo 3DS includes two screens, a 3D Depth Slider, a Circle Pad, and a 2GB SD Card.
Functionality includes StreetPass to exchange game data between owners who pass one another.
Additionally, the hardware will include the Nintendo 3DS Camera software, Mii Maker, and the Nintendo eShop to download new software.
Nintendo 3DS includes 3-D display technology that does not require the use of special glasses.
In addition, the 3DS is backwards compatible with Nintendo DS and DSi games.
Nintendo in Mar. said the Nintendo 3DS hardware will include the ability to stream content from Netflix Inc. and Wi-Fi Hotspot functionality via AT&T Wireless networks.
Additionally, the company announced a new 3D ‘Super Mario’ is in development for the Nintendo 3DS hardware.