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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.

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 charts mobile future with DeNA, stands firm with new NX hardware announcement

March 17, 2015 – 7:35 am
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Nintendo is working on a new console, code-named the NX, as well as a plan to roll out games on mobile devices under a deal that will involve the successor to Club Nintendo.

PAX South 2015: Off to a promising start

January 27, 2015 – 12:57 pm
Dragon Age: Inquisition cosplayers.

The new PAX South was notably smaller than PAX Prime and PAX East, but that didn’t deter newcomers and repeat attendees from checking it out.

Where’s the strategy guide for Bravely Default?

May 26, 2014 – 12:00 am
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Where’s the strategy guide for Bravely Default?

Mesa man’s campaign for gay virtual relationships fails to sway Nintendo (for now)

May 7, 2014 – 10:45 pm
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A Mesa man has been leading an online campaign for same-sex relationships in the upcoming U.S. release of a popular Nintendo life simulation game.

Hey, Listen! The Legend of Zelda is timeless, and here’s why

February 7, 2014 – 8:30 am
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past sequel for Nintendo 3DS

The Legend of Zelda has been successfully reinvented, over and over again, to be discovered by each new generation.

What’s your nerd year’s resolution?

January 1, 2014 – 8:45 am
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I’m resolving to get back into gaming in a significant way – console and tabletop.

Holiday gift suggestions for gamers

December 10, 2013 – 8:30 am
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The holidays are fast upon us — and nerds have needs.

Video: Watch a clip from ‘The Day of the Doctor’

November 18, 2013 – 11:37 am
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Whilst investigating strange occurrences at an art gallery, the Doctor meets a familiar face…

So, this is happening: Nintendo announces 2DS with Oct. 12 release date

August 28, 2013 – 9:03 am
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Want to play 3-D games in glorious 2-D?

Ooo! The next Adventure Time video game goes ‘fungeon’-delving

July 17, 2013 – 10:55 pm
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Autumn must come soon. Soon…

I’m Game — Are you?

April 28, 2013 – 9:00 am
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Games are everywhere now — from our living room consoles to tablets and phones, to social networks and “gamified” weight loss campaigns and task lists. “In a world” where gaming has gone beyond the mainstream …

Nintendo links to the past with Zelda sequel, Earthbound redux and more

April 17, 2013 – 11:12 am
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past sequel for Nintendo 3DS

Nobody puts Nintendo in a corner.