Publishers, already spurred by the popularity of cheaper-to-produce mobile and social games, were coy on when these new systems would be released and how much they'd cost. Nintendo didn't reveal a price or release date for the Wii U beyond the holiday season, and Microsoft said SmartGlass would be free and out sometime this fall.
There's at least one person who's already come out against this multi-screen revolution: Snoop Dogg.
"As far as having four or five different screens and watching this and that at the same time, it's confusing," said the rapper, who was on hand at developer Namco Bandai's booth on Tuesday to promote his appearance in the "Tekken Tag Tournament 2" fighting game. "I only got one brain and two eyes."
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