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It’s already been confirmed that The Game Awards 2015 will feature world premiers for ten currently unknown games. The event’s host, Geoff Keighley, told fans that Nintendo will have some announcements at the event, but it is currently unknown what those announcements will be, or if they are even connected to the ten brand new game reveals. The event will […]

Nintendo Directs will Continue without Iwata

After the sad passing of Nintendo president Satoru Iwata, many have been concerned that Nintendo’s live news events, Nintendo Direct, would be done for due to the fact that he always hosted them. Thankfully, Nintendo has confirmed that Nintendo Directs will continue into the future. However, Nintendo said that they cannot confirm by whom or how news will be conveyed […]

Sad news has arrived today for anyone even remotely into video games. Nintendo President Satoru Iwata passed away yesterday at the age of 55. His death was caused by a complication due to a bile duct growth. Iwata had been Nintendo’s CEO since early 2002. Though even earlier than that, he had worked with Nintendo for his entire career, working […]

Iwata: Wii U is Not Over Yet

Ever since the Wii U’s release, speculation by media and critics have been saying that Nintendo should just release a new console or turn into a software only company. The Wii U is underpowered when compared to its competition, which might be a small reason why it has struggled with third party support. While the Wii U hasn’t been lighting […]

Wii U Worldwide Sales Hit 9.2 Million

Today we have some good news regarding Nintendo. Nintendo’s Q3 financial results are in and they have revealed that the Wii U now sits at 9.2 million units sold worldwide. While the numbers could be better, they are improved from last year. In 2013 Nintendo sold 2.41 million units from April 1 to December 31; this year Nintendo managed to […]

Satoru Iwata Re-elected

Today at Nintendo’s 74th annual shareholder’s meeting in Japan, it was decided that Satoru Iwata would be re-elected. It was speculated whether or not Iwata would actually keep his position as president considering his physical condition and recent poor marketing strategies, but it looks like he’ll still be taking charge. Iwata’s health problems prevented him from actually attending the meeting. […]

Satoru Iwata won’t be at E3

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata will not be attending E3 2014 next week, Nintendo of America has confirmed. Iwata was told not to travel overseas in the immediate future on the advice of his physician. A representative told Polygon that “it is business as usual for Mr. Iwata, and he continues his normal duties as president of Nintendo, while he remains […]

How deep in it is Satoru Iwata in it right now? Apparently, the CEO and President of Nintendo is facing huge financial losses for the company. According to a Nikkei report and the translation of said report by the cool cats at Siliconera.com Iwata is facing what is said to be the “June of trials,” Just like all Presidents who’ve […]