Miitomo (2016)

by Nish
5 minutes read


Miitomo: A Unique Social Experiment from Nintendo

Released in 2016, Miitomo was Nintendo’s first foray into the mobile gaming market. Unlike the company’s traditional focus on platformers, racing games, and RPGs, Miitomo was a social network game that allowed players to create their own Mii avatars and interact with friends by answering various questions.

Creating Your Mii

The first step in Miitomo is to create your own Mii avatar. Miis are highly customizable, and players can choose from a wide range of options to create a character that looks just like them (or, if they prefer, a character that looks nothing like them). Once you’ve created your Mii, you can start interacting with the game world.

Exploring the World of Miitomo

Miitomo is divided into several different areas, each with its own unique set of activities. In the “Plaza,” you can interact with other players’ Miis, answer questions, and participate in special events. In the “My Room,” you can decorate your own personal space and invite friends over to visit. And in the “Shop,” you can purchase new clothes, accessories, and furniture for your Mii.

Answering Questions

One of the core gameplay mechanics of Miitomo is answering questions. These questions can be about anything from your favorite food to your biggest pet peeve. You can also choose to answer questions anonymously, which can lead to some interesting and unexpected responses.

When you answer a question, you can choose to share your answer with your friends, or you can keep it private. You can also comment on your friends’ answers, and they can comment on yours. This creates a constant stream of conversation and interaction, which is what makes Miitomo so addictive.

Building Relationships

As you interact with other players’ Miis, you will build up relationships with them. These relationships are based on how often you interact with each other, and how well you answer each other’s questions. The stronger your relationship with a Mii, the more likely they are to share personal information with you, and the more likely you are to learn new things about them.

Special Events

In addition to the regular gameplay, Miitomo also hosts a variety of special events. These events can range from simple challenges to elaborate scavenger hunts. Participating in these events is a great way to earn rewards, and it can also help you to build relationships with other players.

Miitomo: A Unique and Innovative Social Experience

Miitomo is a unique and innovative social experience that is unlike any other game on the market. It is a game that is all about connecting with friends and having fun, and it is a game that is sure to keep you entertained for hours on end.


Miitomo is a well-made and polished game that is a lot of fun to play. The character creation system is robust, the gameplay is addictive, and the social features are top-notch. However, the game can be a bit repetitive at times, and it can be difficult to find friends to play with if you don’t already have a large social network.

Overall, Miitomo is a great game that is worth checking out if you are looking for a fun and unique social experience.

Score: 7/10

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