Nintendo says no to virtual equality in life game

LOS ANGELES - Nintendo isn't allowing gamers to play as gay...which are modeled after real people."Nintendo never intended to make any form of social...with the launch of Tomodachi Life," Nintendo of America Inc. said in a statement...

Nintendo's Wii console launches, but can it take on the PlayStation juggernaut?

...Times Square for the Sunday launch of Nintendo's entry into the holiday season's...store for more than a week. He wore a Nintendo Power Glove, a wearable controller that...out in 1989, while shaking hands with Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime...

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Nintendo's latest system aims for teens and young adults

...SEATTLE - Get ready for a lot of sore thumbs. Nintendo Co. is set to launch Nintendo DS, the latest of its wallet-sized game systems...systems, but those appealed mainly to kids. Now, Nintendo is hoping the new gadget's sleeker design...

New Nintendo postponed until after Christmas

...several major new video games by Nintendo to early next year - too late for...crucial Christmas rush. That may hurt Nintendo over the holidays as it tries to...has many more games available than Nintendo does for its year-old Nintendo...

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Nintendo blames yen rise for sharp fall in profit

TOKYO -- Japan's Nintendo Co. said Thursday its net profit plunged...earnings will double this year, however. Nintendo said it profit sank to 33.19 billion...27 billion yen the previous year. Nintendo said the yen's 12 percent jump against...

Nintendo Wii goes on sale, sells out

NEW YORK - Nintendo Co.'s entry into the game console...store for more than a week. He wore a Nintendo Power Glove, a wearable controller that...out in 1989, while shaking hands with Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime...

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Nintendo's Wii will reach store shelves in November

...the virtual world: COMING ATTRACTION: Nintendo maniacs can finally mark their calendars...hardware supremacy over the holiday season. Nintendo appears to be counting on significant...as opposed to Sony's 2 million. Nintendo's also hoping to attract cash-strapped...

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Nintendo sells 400,000 Wii U units in first week in stores

NEW YORK - Nintendo has sold more than 400,000 of its new...S. at a starting price of $300. Nintendo said the sales figure, based on internal...the controller used.Six years ago, Nintendo Co. sold 475,000 of the original Wii...

Sony, Nintendo drop prices on video game systems

...more advanced game controllers. No. 2 Nintendo also trimmed prices earlier this summer...consumers a $22 rebate on its $150 Nintendo 64 system. "There is no weakness in...mostly due to strong sales of Sony and Nintendo products. While the Nintendo system...

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AP Interview: Nintendo President Satoru Iwata

...appears to be a race among Sony Corp., Nintendo Co. and Microsoft Corp. for the flashiest...powerful system. But that's not how Nintendo President Satoru Iwata sees it. While...Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, Iwata said Nintendo's Wii console is trying to address...