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Nintendo Chief Executive Satoru Iwata Dies, Aged 55

Nintendo Chief Executive Satoru Iwata Dies, Aged 55
Having served as the company’s president for well over a decade, Nintendo’s CEO Satoru Iwata has died at the age of 55, as a result of a cancerous tumour. An internationally renowned leader in the world of video games, Iwata helped change the face of Nintendo, as well as altering the landscape of the wider games industry, developing titles and consoles that catered for a wide range of tastes and inspiring millions to try out video... 

My Retro Game Box will send you random retro games every month

My Retro Game Box will send you random retro games every month
If you’re looking to build up your retro game collection, or you just tend to whine about how video games aren’t like they used to be, then My Retro Game Box might be for you. Similar to Loot Crate, My Retro Game Box is a subscription based service that sends out a random selection of retro games. And you get to keep the games. Based in Scotland, subscription starts from as little as $35 (around £23) a month and they post worldwide (postage to... 

Console Wars – Sony Plans SEGA vs Nintendo Movie

Console Wars – Sony Plans SEGA vs Nintendo Movie
An Atlantic Books press release has hinted at plans for a movie based on Blake Harris‘s upcoming Console Wars book, Kotaku is reporting. The book, which tells the story of the popularity battle that raged between SEGA and Nintendo during the 90s, isn’t actually due for publication until May, but interest in adapting it has already been expressed by, of all companies, Sony (responsible for creating the console which ultimately overtook... 

Three Nintendo Franchises That Deserve To Be Resurrected For Wii U

Three Nintendo Franchises That Deserve To Be Resurrected For Wii U
Nintendo president Satoru Iwata recently announced that a new 3D Mario game and a new Mario Kart for the Wii U would be shown at this year’s E3 conference, along with the promise of a new Legend of Zelda game at some point. While I’m sure these will all be great, they are not exactly a surprise. Mario and Zelda have always been well-supported by Nintendo, with at least one release on every major console since the NES. But what of Nintendo’s... 

Five Characters I Want To See In The Next Smash Bros.

Five Characters I Want To See In The Next Smash Bros.
At last year’s E3 conference, Nintendo announced they would be releasing two more Super Smash Bros. games, one for the Wii U and one for the 3DS. But, with no information at this year’s E3 and Masahiro Sakurai (the series’ creator) recently stating that he’s only just started work on it, it seems unlikely that it will be arriving anytime soon. This doesn’t mean that the internet isn’t bristling with anticipation though. Nintendo’s... 

Classics: The Legend of Zelda

Classics: The Legend of Zelda
This year marks the 25th anniversary of The Legend of Zelda,  which is one of the most iconic Nintendo franchises to date. Designed by Shigeru Miyamoto and Takahasi Tezuka of the Mario Bros. fame. The titular hero of the Zelda franchise, Link. The original Legend of Zelda debuted on the Nintendo Entertainment System, back in 1986. Consisting of a vast world with dungeons, monsters, a damsel in distress and the iconic villain Ganon. This game went... 
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