Tag: Nintendo

Nintendo’s stock on the rise after recent mobile gaming shift

Nintendo’s stock rose by four percent in October after the company announced they would be investing in the Niantic mobile gaming company to develop the augmented reality game “Pokemon Go.”         It came as a surprise to many when the company started shifting their focus to mobile phone games, especially since they already develop… Read More

Augmented reality ‘Pokemon Go’ mobile game coming in 2016

Pokemon Go start screen

The Pokemon Company has released an announcement trailer for “Pokemon Go,” a mobile game for iOS and Android devices that allows the player to find their favorite pocket monsters in the real world.       Nintendo and The Pokemon Company have teamed up with augmented reality mobile game developer Niantic to make this app… Read More

‘Super Smash Bros. Melee’ is making its way to the European stage

Attendees at the Dreamhack event

One of the largest e-sports tournaments, DreamHack, announced on Friday that the popular Gamecube game “Super Smash Bros. Melee” will be played competitively at two of their e-sports events this year.     In September, the first “Melee” tournament will be featured at DreamHack London with a $20,000 prize pool. The tournament’s organizers are confident… Read More

‘Metroid’ producer doesn’t understand backlash from fans

Metroid Prime: Federation Force artwork

“Metroid” fans have waited nine years for another game in the “Prime” series to be released on Nintendo’s DS, but gamers are displeased with the newest “Metroid” announcement.         At the 2015 E3 event, “Metroid prime: Federation Force” was announced with a short trailer. Fans of the series thought they would be… Read More