Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
December 8, 2016
arrowPress Releases






If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:


Louvre Museum Replacing Audio Guides With Nintendo 3DS Consoles
Louvre Museum Replacing Audio Guides With Nintendo 3DS Consoles
December 16, 2011 | By Mike Rose




Newsbrief: The Louvre museum in Paris, France, will soon use Nintendo 3DS consoles as digital guides around its museum, replacing the traditional audio-guides available to visitors.

As reported by international news website AFP, Nintendo will supply the museum with 5,000 3DS consoles in March, and visitors will be able to locate themselves in the Louvre via the stereoscopic 3D screen, then listen to recorded commentaries depending on whereabouts they currently are in the museum.

Agnes Alfandari, the museum's head of multimedia, noted, "We are the first museum in the world to do this."


Related Jobs

Wargaming | BigWorld
Wargaming | BigWorld — Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
[12.07.16]

Senior C++ Software Engineers - Complex back-end server projects
Telltale Games
Telltale Games — San Rafael, California, United States
[12.07.16]

Character Artist
Telltale Games
Telltale Games — San Rafael, California, United States
[12.07.16]

Environment Artist
Insomniac Games
Insomniac Games — Burbank, California, United States
[12.07.16]

Gameplay Programmer









Loading Comments

loader image