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Fake Nintendo NX controller selling on eBay for $10,000

By Daniel Perez, Jul 13, 2016 7:26am PDT

For just $10,000, you can be the proud owner of this completely useless piece of plastc.


Opinion: How Nintendo gets all the credit and none of the blame for Pokemon Go

By David Craddock, Jul 13, 2016 6:00am PDT

The unique arrangement between Nintendo, Niantic, and the Pokemon Company presents a nearly bulletproof way for Nintendo to approach mobile development.


"Who the hell can I blame when I traverse the earth for an undiscovered pokemon. I then use the ..."

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How Much Money is Nintendo Going to Make off of Pokemon Go?

By Asif Khan, Jul 12, 2016 5:45am PDT

We know the app is a smash hit, but there are other companies involved in the joint venture. Asif takes a look at exactly how much Nintendo could benefit financially from Pokémon Go.


"Thanks for the break down. But you missed an important piece and that is the margins on ..."

- glenrivard see all 66 comments

Remembering Satoru Iwata: Corporate President. Game Developer. Gamer.

By David Craddock, Jul 11, 2016 3:00pm PDT

Looking back on Nintendo's late president one year after his passing.


"Thanks, all. It was a pleasure to write. Like so many, I hold Iwata in the highest regard."

- David Craddock see all 15 comments

Pokemon Go causes Nintendo's stock to increase by 45%; hits a 52 week high

By Asif Khan, Jul 11, 2016 7:05am PDT

The momentum from Pokemon GO seems to be relentless.


"Iwata was personally involved with getting Go off the ground. The ball started rolling on it way ..."

- Serpico74 see all 59 comments

Pokemon Go allegedly used in series of armed robberies

By Steve Watts, Jul 10, 2016 12:10pm PDT

Prepare for trouble, and make it double!


"I thought the game doesn't show you other people on the map? I know there's a 3rd party app that ..."

- eorlas see all 6 comments

Pokemon Go servers still down as global rollout is put on hold

By Daniel Perez, Jul 09, 2016 7:23am PDT

Don't be too upset, other countries. It's not like Pokemon Go is working that well in the countries it's already available in.


"or maybe it's just too cold here in the winters for the pokemons to survive here."

- Mmmmmoo see all 3 comments

Nintendo's Stock Mega Evolves 10% Higher With Pokemon GO's Super Mega Success

By Asif Khan, Jul 08, 2016 2:30pm PDT

Now you are playing with power, mobile power!


"looks like my Fidelity account allows trades on NTDOY ..."

- Shadowdane see all 36 comments

Pokemon Go players are capturing their monsters in a lot of disturbing locations

By Daniel Perez, Jul 08, 2016 8:36am PDT

In the middle of a delivery room. During a funeral. At a strip club. These are just some of the places you can expect Pokemon to found.


"I would've changed the title and used something else aside for disturbing. I was thinking more ..."

- Redwall45 see all 9 comments

Pikmin 4 still in development, just not a priority now, Miyamoto says

By John Keefer, Jul 07, 2016 8:53am PDT

Nintendo should be moving it up the priority list soon.


Nintendo files to patent new handheld device

By John Keefer, Jul 06, 2016 9:17am PDT

The new apparatus would have speakers, vibration, and possibly a touch interface. 


"Yes, but this would be for a device that people play games on. *ba-dump.ching*"

- capt tripps see all 14 comments

Nintendo hiring programmers for smartphone games

By David Craddock, Jul 05, 2016 1:20pm PDT

New job ads point to Nintendo gearing up for its planned mobile entries to Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem, and likely more games in the future.


Pokemon Sun and Moon trailer unveils seven new characters

By John Keefer, Jun 30, 2016 9:45am PDT

The Pokemon Company is expected to release more details tomorrow morning.


Nintendo reconfirms NX will release globally in March 2017

By Daniel Perez, Jun 29, 2016 6:50am PDT

Nintendo has once again confirmed its NX will release globally in March 2017.


"Its a little box that hooks too your TV and plays video games that probably has some kinda goofy ..."

- godm0de see all 45 comments

Miyamoto: Nintendo's not talking NX yet because 'there's an idea we're working on'

By David Craddock, Jun 27, 2016 4:20pm PDT

The prolific designer expounded by saying that if developing NX was a matter of copycatting existing technology, the console would be out already.


"I had no idea that was Google. Their stuff looked pretty cool, and was certainly a glimpse at ..."

- Peanut Fox see all 67 comments