– Nintendo plans to market its Nintendo DS handheld game system as an educational
and teaching tool in Japanese schools this year, legendary game designer
Shigeru Miyamoto ("Mario," "Donkey Kong,"
"Zelda") told the Associated Press. The company will offer the DS "in
junior high and elementary schools in Japan starting in the new school
year," Miyamoto told AP. The DS is already a feature in some Japanese
museums, art galleries and aquariums, he added.