Console war, Nintendo plays its cards

May 9, 2015 · Filed Under News, Videogaming · Comment 
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News - A succession of fresh, quality news, from inside and outside of the WebAfter unveiling the partnership with DeNa for smartphone games and the new console known as NX, Nintendo recently said not to feel like a loser in the home console market: the corporation isn’t “cornered” at all, president Satoru Iwata has stated, even though it is aware of the need to be up to date in a constantly changing world. Nintendo had more than a chance to enter the mobile casual gaming business, so the DeNa partnership comes from a thoughtful choice and not from desperation.

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New Nintendo’s munitions against Sony and Microsoft

March 28, 2015 · Filed Under News, Videogaming · Comment 
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News - A succession of fresh, quality news, from inside and outside of the Web The last time I was talking about surprising news coming for the home consoles, and in these two weeks it was mostly Nintendo that stirred things up with unexpected announcements that (partially) confirm specific analysts’ anticipations and the need to stimulate a merciless market. But let’s start from the beginning: NPD Group numbers about sales of gaming hardware and software reinforce Sony’s lead on February too, at least for the home consoles, and the Japanese corporation’s business grows accordingly.

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