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App Store sees record sales on New Year’s Day

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For technology giant Apple Inc’s App Store, 1 January 2017 turned out to be its busiest single day ever, registering a whopping $240 million in customer purchases. Also, 2016 was a year of unprecedented developer earnings and breakout app hits, the company said in a statement on Thursday. Develope...

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Nintendo opens Super Mario Run pre-registration for Android users

After launching the Super Mario Run for iOS devices earlier this month, Nintendo is now gearing up to launch the Android version. Nintendo, on its American Twitter handle, announced that it has started taking pre-registrations for the Android version of the game on Google Play, and users will be not...

30 December, 2016 | More »

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Nintendo announces Super Mario for iPhone users starting December 15

Fans of the long-running Super Mario can dive into its first mobile game starting 15 December, Nintendo announced in a new trailer on Tuesday. The free-running Super Mario is the first foray into mobile gaming for Nintendo and will launch exclusively for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch (iOS 8.0 users a...

17 November, 2016 | More »


All you wanted to know about Pokemon Go

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 ...

14 July, 2016 | More »


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 »