For Immediate Release
Monday, October 8 th 2012 - http://kck.st/OoM67L - Pure Nintendo had the great privilege of speaking with Josh at NintendoFansOnline.co.uk about Pure Nintendo Magazine and its Kickstarter campaign. In the interview, Editor-in-Chief Justin Sharp gives details on the development of the magazine as well as information on where the magazine is going in the future once the Kickstarter campaign has completed.
"We're very excited to be partnering with Nintendo fan sites all across the globe as we aim to deliver a magazine that's all Nintendo all the time," said Sharp. "This interview is one of the many steps toward promoting Pure Nintendo Magazine in a big way as we go into the final 48 hours of our Kickstarter campaign."
Pure Nintendo has released this excerpt of the interview:
NFO: Why did you decide that it was time to publish the magazine in print form? Did you feel that there was a gap in the market, after the loss of Nintendo Gamer?
PN: "Well, as I mentioned above, we had released Issue 5 in print well before the announcement of Nintendo Power and Nintendo Gamer closing down. It was always the plan to test the waters with the first few issues of the magazine, provide them for free on our website, and then eventually develop a print version that we could setup subscriptions for in the future.
We were all really bummed about Nintendo Power and then Nintendo Gamer closing down but we felt it was a great opportunity for a fan-run Nintendo magazine to be developed. We brought more writers on board and made a plan to build the magazine and make it successful for Nintendo fans in the future.
Every new Nintendo fan should be able to have the experience of growing up with a Nintendo magazine and hopefully we can provide that going forward."
To read the full interview, please visit http://www.nintendofansonline.co.uk/2012/10/interview-justin-sharp-pure-nintendo.html. To show your support and help Pure Nintendo Magazine, just visit http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/purenintendo/pure-nintendo-magazine.
More about Pure Nintendo Magazine:
Were you as crushed as we were to hear that Nintendo Power magazine was going out of print this December? Did you grow up looking forward to the next issue, wondering what mysterious new things Nintendo would reveal this month? Well, we are life-long Nintendo fans who remember and decided to do something about it.
We're using Kickstarter for one clear and simple reason. We want to give our backers and supporters the ability to receive high-quality Nintendo news in the form of high definition screen shots, photos and intelligent articles in their mailbox every other month. With your contribution, Pure Nintendo Magazine will be available for subscription and distribution wherever there are Nintendo fans.
We love Nintendo and we hope you do too!! Help us prove to the gaming community that there are still Nintendo fans out there who have an insatiable appetite for all things Nintendo!
Those who follow Nintendo news know that there aren't many places to read dedicated Nintendo news, let alone a magazine delivered to your doorstep or inbox. Help make Pure Nintendo Magazine your source for ALL things Nintendo!
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With your support, you'll be seeing Pure Nintendo Magazine very soon.
-your friends at PNM