Is Nintendo finally making moves to appeal to a wider audience? Nintendo has clear strengths in certain genre's such as Platformers, Puzzlers, Action Adventure, Strategy RPG'S and RPG'S - however - in shooters they are almost completely lacking in experience. I've been quite vocal on the matter; that Nintendo must expand their repertoir of games.
Is there signs that Nintendo has heard my pleas? Gematsu has discovered something interesting - on April 2nd, 14 - Nintendo has filed a trademark for S.T.E.A.M Strike Team Eliminating Alien Menace. Although, the only information we have is the Codename for this potential game - and going by the sound of the title - I have a feeling that it could be a shooter. Of course, it could be an action title considering Nintendo's knowledge of the genre and the general vibe that I get that Nintendo do not want to develop an FPS.
Regardless of genre - I am a tad curious on what the game will eventuate as, if it ever is shown in some form. ...