Posts Tagged ‘satoruiwata’


Several new Miyamoto-directed Wii U games to be showcased at E3 2014, says Iwata

Several new Miyamoto-directed Wii U games to be showcased at E3 2014, says Iwata
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 13, 2014 / 1 comment(s)

Anyone hoping for Nintendo to make a big splash at E3 2014 next month may just get their wish. During…


Monday Musings: Nintendo’s Doomsday Clock still lies silent, despite adversity

Monday Musings: Nintendo’s Doomsday Clock still lies silent, despite adversity
Feature / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 20, 2014 / 6 comment(s)

There’s no way to sugarcoat the current situation that Nintendo…


Nintendo’s Miyamoto and Iwata take you on a very special tour of the Louvre Museum

Nintendo’s Miyamoto and Iwata take you on a very special tour of the Louvre Museum
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Nov 28, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

The Louvre Museum in Paris is a magical place filled with ancient, famous and powerful artwork from around the world….


Miyamoto: “This Zelda game is good” – Link Between Worlds garners praise from the legendary designer

Miyamoto: “This Zelda game is good” – Link Between Worlds garners praise from the legendary designer
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Nov 20, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

It’s very rare that game developers are anything but humble about their own creations, and even industry legends and luminaries…


The Big Friendly Software Giant: Why Nintendo’s Iwata won’t cut staff when times are bad

The Big Friendly Software Giant: Why Nintendo’s Iwata won’t cut staff when times are bad
News / Written by Wayne Trollip / Jul 9, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

The trend of rapid expansion during times of plenty is seen across all industries, and the videogame world is no…


President Satoru Iwata to assume Nintendo of America CEO title as sales projections fall off target – is all well in Nintendo land?

News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 24, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Nintendo has posted financial results for the year ending March 2013, with ¥7 billion ($70 million) in profit and total…


A Link to the Past: Nintendo delights fans with new games and classic franchises

A Link to the Past: Nintendo delights fans with new games and classic franchises
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 19, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

Nintendo continues to delight its fans with the company’s regular online ‘Nintendo Direct’ livestream events where president Satoru Iwata and…


Let’s be very clear: The Wii U will not get a price cut – So what does the future hold for Nintendo’s console?

Let’s be very clear: The Wii U will not get a price cut – So what does the future hold for Nintendo’s console?
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 1, 2013 / 0 comment(s)

When the Wii U launched into the market in late 2012 it was met with an unfortunately modest reception as…


New Nintendo Direct videos showcase Nintendo Network account creation, Wii U Chat

New Nintendo Direct videos showcase Nintendo Network account creation, Wii U Chat
News / Written by Tom Morrison / Nov 8, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

The latest Japanese Nintendo Direct broadcast featured some unmissable moments such as an unboxing of the Wii U premium pack.


Hot Stuff: New Super Mario Bros. 2 announced for August, 3DS-exclusive

Hot Stuff: New Super Mario Bros. 2 announced for August, 3DS-exclusive
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 23, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

Nintendo brought some long-awaited news to the world this weekend with the announcement that New Super Mario Bros. 2 is…