" What happens when friends, family, and celebrities become Mii™ characters and live together on an island? Tomodachi Life happens! Start by creating Mii characters and customizing everything about them. Have fun recreating your best friend, your favorite actor, mom and dad, co-workers...whoever! Then watch as they rap, rock, eat donuts, fall in love, break up, go shopping, play games, and live their crazy Mii lives. " — Nintendo.com

I was a contracted Product Tester for the game from November 2013 to May 2014.

What I Did

  • Tested major aspects of the game in accordance with test plans and other documentation via black box testing techniques including ad-hoc, exploratory, regression, and requirements-based testing
  • Wrote, filed, and tracked bug reports using bug database software
  • Identified and corrected localization and text-to-speech issues
  • Coordinated test strategies with team of 30+ testers in accordance with test leads
  • Evaluated product for content guidelines (Lotcheck)
  • Tested StreetPass and SpotPass functionality