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Nintendo’s Pokemon-at-20 Super Bowl ad abstract, global, inspirational

February 8, 2016 – 9:30 am
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Train on. And game on.

LEGO game tease spoofs first trailer for The Force Awakens

February 2, 2016 – 12:00 pm
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LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be released for PC and gaming consoles June 28.

Disney Infinity teases The Force Awakens playset

November 25, 2015 – 12:52 pm
Disney Infinity 3.0 The Force Awakens playset Kylo Ren

‘Starkiller’ Sam Witwer revisits The Force Unleashed’s history

November 12, 2015 – 10:14 am
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

Go behind the scenes with Sam Witwer on The Force Unleashed history and development.

Nintendo’s mobile strategy begins with Mii

October 28, 2015 – 8:27 pm
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Nintendo’s first foray into mobile apps will be called Miitomo.

Super Mario Maker’s million uploads: That’s-a lotta courses!

September 21, 2015 – 8:30 am
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Since Super Mario Maker launched on Sept. 11, more than one million user-created courses have been uploaded, according to Nintendo of Japan.

Grab your controllers! Game On Expo hits Mesa this weekend

August 25, 2015 – 11:20 am
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Game On Expo is a three-day gaming convention Aug. 28-30 at the Mesa Convention Center.

Transform and roll out! Splatoon gets Autobots vs. Decepticons event

August 18, 2015 – 10:28 am
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Transform (into a squid) and roll out (with a Krak-On Splat Roller).

Splatoon: drawing a postmodern path for Nintendo

July 21, 2015 – 9:30 pm
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Everything about Splatoon is unconventional.

Nintendo president and CEO Satoru Iwata has passed away at 55

July 12, 2015 – 5:56 pm
Iwata in a promotional video for the Wii U in 2014.

Satoru Iwata, president and CEO of Nintendo, has died.

8-Bit Brewery celebrates its grand opening

June 8, 2015 – 4:30 pm
8-Bit Brewery offers up video game themed brews in Avondale.

There is a new brewery in Avondale with plenty of beer and video game panache to go around.

Phoenix Comicon 2015: video game highlights

June 1, 2015 – 2:16 pm
Keeping it real, this Toad cosplayer from Mario Kart brought his own ride. (Photo by Christen Bejar)

Check out some of our best gaming highlights from Phoenix Comicon 2015.

Indies, tourneys, and gaming galore at Phoenix Comicon this weekend

May 27, 2015 – 10:40 am
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Among Phoenix Comicon’s exhibitors, artists, special guests, and panels will be an incredibly large gaming presence.

Nintendo ink: a tale of two Splatoon commercials

May 14, 2015 – 5:14 am
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Splatoon looks like one of the Wii U’s more innovative recent releases. You could say, it’s … DRIPPING with that old Nintendo charm.