Worldwide gaming community mourns death of Nintendo CEO

Jul 13, 2015

Worldwide gaming community mourns death of Nintendo CEO

Video game enthusiasts and developers across the world paid tribute on social media Monday to Nintendo’s chief executive Satoru Iwata, mourning his death at the age of 55. Many took to Twitter to express their sorrow after the Kyoto-based company announced his death from ...

Nintendo's 'Splatoon' shooter rivals 'Call of Duty' in reviews

Jun 3, 2015

Nintendo's 'Splatoon' shooter rivals 'Call of Duty' in reviews

Game reviews ranked Nintendo Co.’s “Splatoon” almost on par with best-seller “Call of Duty,” giving an early indication of success for the company’s first-ever foray into the online shooter genre on its console. “Splatoon,” a family friendly action game where players spray ink instead ...

May 10, 2014

Nintendo sorry for not permitting same-sex relationships in game

Nintendo Co. apologized Friday for failing to allow players to engage in same-sex relationships in an upcoming video game title. “We apologize for disappointing many people by failing to include same-sex relationships in Tomodachi Life,” Nintendo of America Inc., a unit of the Japanese ...

Mar 15, 2013

Nintendo ordered to pay in 3-D patent suit

Nintendo Co. said it was ordered to pay $30.2 million to a former Sony Corp. employee after a federal jury in New York ruled that the maker of the 3DS machine infringed on his patent. The jury ruled Wednesday that Nintendo’s handheld player infringed ...