Nintendo has been falling behind on a lot of modern gaming conventions but by adding more cutscenes than gameplay into Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, maybe this game can turn the Wii U around.
Steel Diver: Sub Wars is Nintendo’s first Western foray into the free-to-play genre. Unfortunately, investors are not happy with this development as there are no microtransactions in the game.
The next Nintendo Direct is set to be released tomorrow, but many were wondering why it was taking so long. The answer has finally been revealed after a cameraman said today that Satoru Iwata just couldn’t stop crying while doing the presentation.
Claiming that he has no recollection of the past eight hours, Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata admitted to Japanese press that he was drinking before the meeting and was intoxicated while making new announcements.
It’s no longer fun and games at Nintendo after they revised their 55 billion yen profit forecast to a staggering 35 billion loss. After the news broke that Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata will not resign, stockholders are now planning to murder him in order to enact change.
In an interview held back in June 2013 by Famitsu with Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata, it was revealed that Nintendo was very close to discontinuing the Wii U. Iwata claims that he decided not to go through with it after losing a coin flip.
With so many people trying to access the Wii U online services, it appears that the entire system has gone offline. No one is more surprised than Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata who thought no one would actually buy a Wii U for Christmas.
It appears that this is Nintendo’s last stand with the Wii U after getting Wayne Brady to star in a series of commercials for the console and having Ellen DeGeneres give away Wii Us on her show. After this, Nintendo is officially out of options.
With the PlayStation 4 being the fastest selling console ever in UK history, outselling the Wii U in over 48 hours despite the Wii U’s head start, Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata is not surprised and is actually relieved it didn’t take just 24 hours.
It has been major chaos at Microsoft headquarters after learning that many people waiting in line for the Xbox One have decided to purchase a copy of Super Mario 3D World instead as both are releasing on the same day in the United States.
Every other week in Famitsu magazine, Smash Bros. and Kirby creator Masahiro Sakurai talks about video game development. This week, he says if there was a different person directing the new Smash Bros., they would have committed suicide by now.