Entries in 'Nintendo' (353)

Iwata: Wii U price cut is not an easy option to take

Iwata: Wii U price cut is not an easy option to take

Hopes that Wii U might increase its competitive position via a price cut in the run-up to Christmas have seemingly been dashed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 21st 2013 at 11:24AM in News
UPDATED: Anti-slavery campaign targets Nintendo

UPDATED: Anti-slavery campaign targets Nintendo

Human rights organisation Walk Free has launched a campaign targeting Nintendo.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 20th 2013 at 9:47AM in News
Appeals court sides with Nintendo in Wii Balance Board patent lawsuit

Appeals court sides with Nintendo in Wii Balance Board patent lawsuit

Nintendo has prevailed in the US Court of Appeals to uphold the company’s victory in a patent-infringement case involving the Wii Balance Board.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 20th 2013 at 6:30AM in News
1st party Nintendo title Steel Diver going free-to-play

1st party Nintendo title Steel Diver going free-to-play

Nintendo is giving 3DS game Steel Diver a free-to-play makeover.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 19th 2013 at 10:31AM in News

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Iwata accepts responsibility for Wii U struggles

Iwata accepts responsibility for Wii U struggles

"We are to blame.” That’s the message from Nintendo boss Saturo Iwata regarding the disappointing sales of the Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 19th 2013 at 9:40AM in News
$400 PS4 "puts no pressure" on Wii U, Fils-Aime believes

$400 PS4 "puts no pressure" on Wii U, Fils-Aime believes

The impending arrival of the next generation of consoles poses not threat to Nintendo. Wii U, the company’s American boss has argued.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 19th 2013 at 8:51AM in News
3DS brings Xbox 360's 28-month long run of NPD wins to a halt

3DS brings Xbox 360's 28-month long run of NPD wins to a halt

The Xbox 360’s iron grip on the North American market has finally been released.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 18th 2013 at 1:03PM in News
EA will return to Wii U if Nintendo "can sell more boxes"

EA will return to Wii U if Nintendo "can sell more boxes"

Nintendo has been told that it must sell more Wii U’s if it wishes to win back the affections of third party publisher EA.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 17th 2013 at 12:30PM in News

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Nintendo: Want to block pre-owned? Then make better games

Nintendo: Want to block pre-owned? Then make better games

Spirited Nintendo America boss Reggie Fils-Aime has said that there’s a very simply solution to the ‘problem’ of pre-owned – make better games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 14th 2013 at 11:04AM in News
Call of Duty: Ghosts IS getting a Wii U release

Call of Duty: Ghosts IS getting a Wii U release

Despite not once naming the format in any of its press releases or marketing materials, Activision now says Call of Duty: Ghosts is getting a release on Wii U.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2013 at 3:24PM in News
Nintendo considered showing E3 Wii U Zelda in E3 Direct

Nintendo considered showing E3 Wii U Zelda in E3 Direct

The in-development Zelda title for Wii U was considered for inclusion in Nintendo’s E3 Direct presentation, it has been revealed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2013 at 1:14PM in News
Miyamoto says analysts are 'silly' to worry about Nintendo's financial health

Miyamoto says analysts are 'silly' to worry about Nintendo's financial health

Concerns about Nintendo’s financial health are missing the point, design legend Shigeru Miyamoto has argued.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 12th 2013 at 12:03PM in News

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NINTENDO: E3 2013 Round-up

NINTENDO: E3 2013 Round-up

Deciding not to hold its traditional E3 press conference was a surprise move from Nintendo, but perhaps now the reasons behind it are clear.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 11th 2013 at 4:26PM in News
NINTENDO: Monolith Soft continues Nintendo support with X

NINTENDO: Monolith Soft continues Nintendo support with X

Acclaimed Japanese developer Monolith Soft is working on new titles for Nintendo platforms, starting with a new RPG currently titled X.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 11th 2013 at 3:51PM in News
NINTENDO: Pokémon X and Y dated

NINTENDO: Pokémon X and Y dated

The first 3DS outing for the Pokémon series will arrive on October 12th.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 11th 2013 at 3:44PM in News
NINTENDO: Super Smash Bros lands on Wii U and 3DS next year

NINTENDO: Super Smash Bros lands on Wii U and 3DS next year

Fans have been given their first look at the next Smash Bros for both Wii U and 3DS.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 11th 2013 at 3:42PM in News

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NINTENDO: Bayonetta 2 not out until 2014

NINTENDO: Bayonetta 2 not out until 2014

Wii U fans will have to wait until next year to get their hands on Platinum Games’ Bayonetta 2.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 11th 2013 at 3:34PM in News
NINTENDO: Zelda: Wind Waker HD arrives in October

NINTENDO: Zelda: Wind Waker HD arrives in October

The HD remake of The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker will be released October 2013.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 11th 2013 at 3:24PM in News
NINTENDO: Mario Kart 8 announced for Wii U

NINTENDO: Mario Kart 8 announced for Wii U

The next entry in Mario Kart will be available for Wii U early next year.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 11th 2013 at 3:13PM in News
Watch Nintendo's E3 Direct broadcast RIGHT HERE at 3pm

Watch Nintendo's E3 Direct broadcast RIGHT HERE at 3pm

Microsoft and Sony have had their turn – now it’s Nintendo’s chance to woo the world at E3.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 11th 2013 at 2:14PM in News
Nintendo is "making a big move" for indie devs

Nintendo is "making a big move" for indie devs

Perhaps spotting a chink in the enemy’s armour, Nintendo appears to have rejuvenated its efforts to win favour amongst indie developers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 10th 2013 at 10:43AM in News
Creutz: Wii U is struggling mightily, has abandoned the field to Microsoft and Sony

Creutz: Wii U is struggling mightily, has abandoned the field to Microsoft and Sony

Another US analyst has poured scorn on Nintendo’s Wii U and said that the opportunity for success will soon pass.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 6th 2013 at 4:05PM in News
Ubisoft: Don't write off Wii U yet

Ubisoft: Don't write off Wii U yet

Despite mixed support from third parties, Ubisoft still believes Wii U can find a place in the market.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jun 6th 2013 at 11:12AM in News