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All you wanted to know about Pokemon Go

Thursday, July 14, 2016 | More »

Japanese video-game company Nintendo’s game plan to move out of the consoles-only format and enter the fast growing mobile landscape with the launch of Pokemon Go seems to be paying off. Designed for smartphones, Pokemon Go, which essentially is a spin-off of Nintendo’s long-running and ...


Nintendo releasing new handheld game device, cheaper Wii U

Japanese game maker Nintendo Co will launch a new and inexpensive handheld gaming device and offer a $50 price cut for its 32GB Wii U console in North America and Europe this holiday season in a bid to reverse weak sales and woo gamers back to its offerings. Dubbed the “2DS” and priced a...

29 August, 2013 | More »

Nintendo unveils online strategy for Wii successor

Japan’s Nintendo, the world’s leading game console maker, unveiled a new online strategy on Monday, saying it will launch a social and content network dubbed Miiverse for its latest version of the Wii – the Wii U. The strategy is similar to that of rivals including Sony Corp and Ap...

1 June, 2012 | More »

Nintendo Unveils Raft Of Software In Bid To Rescue 3DS

Nintendo announced a raft of new software in an attempt to prop up disappointing sales of its latest handheld games gadget, the 3DS, but there was no sign of the add-on accessory that games blogs have said is in the works. Nintendo’s shares slid about 6 percent on Tuesday in a strong broader m...

13 September, 2011 | More »

Nintendo To Launch New Wii In 2012 As Profits Slump

Nintendo Co Ltd will launch a successor to its Wii game console in 2012 as it seeks a new hit games platform to reverse a fall in profits after seeing users lured away by rivals Microsoft and Sony. The maker of the DS handheld games, which is battling a fall in sales and profits, said […]...

25 April, 2011 | More »