Hiroshi Yamauchi, who ran Nintendo for more than 50 years and led the Japanese company's transition from traditional playing-card maker to videogame giant, died Sept. 19 of pneumonia at a hospital in…
New Super Mario Bros. Wii
Nintendo will drop the price of its Wii U videogame console by $50 next month as Microsoft and Sony plan to launch the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in November. The Wii U will be priced at $299.99…
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Thatgamecompany's "Journey" will make the trek to the D.I.C.E. Awards, the videogame industry's version of the Oscars, with 11 nominations, the most for any title.
Nintendo fortified its position in the family videogame market Tuesday, showing off the launch version of the Wii U, out this holiday.
Nintendo's bottom line has taken a beating from plunging sales and the recent price cut on its popular Wii console.
Packed with beloved icons catapulting across jostling screens as they engage in bloodless grudge matches, "Super Smash Bros. Brawl" explodes onto the Wii at the top of its game.
The launch of two new consoles helped the vidgame biz to get back on the growth track in 2006. Following a slow 2005 in which revenue total vidgame sales were roughly flat, sales of games rose 6% to…
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