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http://blog.pikimal.com/geek/2011/01/10/3ds-coins-forward-thinking-by-nintendo/
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the 3DS includes a built-in pedometer that tracks how much you walk, recording the data in its Activity Log program. Of course, Nintendo puts a twist on this stay-fit concept by rewarding pedestrians with “Game Coins”, which are used unlock content in games. Think of it as Achievement Points you earn simply by doing some real-world walking, which can later be spent on new weapons, or items, or anything else you can imagine.

Once again, Nintendo shows how they've been around for so long.

That pure creativity that they whip up is absolute genius. thumb.gif
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lol inb4 speed walking hax
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By offering real content with Game Coins, Nintendo’s not only encouraging you to be more active, but they’re ensuring that you end up taking your 3DS everywhere you go.
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meh, i would just strap it to my dog while im at work.
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They need this for WoW players.
 
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They need this for WoW players.

Why?
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Why?

cuz there chairs are molded to the shape of their butts?
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Why?

are you serious?
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cuz there chairs are molded to the shape of their butts?

do you know how comfortable and ass groove is. Very.
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Clever idea. I wont be carrying it around.
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