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Satoru Iwata: A Rarity Among CEOs

Steven Petite | Posted 07.14.2015 | Entertainment
Steven Petite

The video game industry is mourning the death of Nintendo's President and CEO, Satoru Iwata, and countless fans across the world are paying tribute to a man that truly dedicated his life to what he loved.

Here Are 7 Unforgettable Quotes From Nintendo's Satoru Iwata

The Huffington Post | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 07.14.2015 | Technology

Satoru Iwata, who died of cancer on Saturday at the age of 55, served as president and CEO of Nintendo for 13 years. During his tenure at the company,...

A Rainbow Rises Over Nintendo HQ After CEO's Death

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 07.15.2015 | Technology

Satoru Iwata, the president and CEO of Nintendo, died of cancer on Saturday at the age of 55. Colleagues and fans remembered him as a gaming visionary...

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata Dead At 55

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 07.13.2015 | Business

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has died of bile duct cancer, the video game company said in a statement issued on Monday. He was 55. ...

The History Of Video Games, By The Numbers

The Huffington Post | Graham Nelson | Posted 07.10.2015 | Technology

111 billion: according to research firms, that's how much revenue the video game industry will generate in 2015. (It's also roughly the same numb...

Nintendo Will Allow Same-Sex Relationships In Upcoming Game

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 06.24.2015 | Technology

It's about time.

Amazing Human Beats 'Super Mario World' In Just 23 Minutes... Blindfolded

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 06.24.2015 | Technology

This guy is better at blindfolded video games than you are at pretty much EVERYTHING.

12 Incredible 3D Chalk Illustrations That'll Kick You Right In The Nostalgia

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 06.10.2015 | Weird News

We'll excuse you for thinking you can grab these Hungry Hungry Hippos and start up a game. And no, you can't actually play that Nintendo. And still no...

Nintendo Literally Hires Bowser

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 05.20.2015 | Technology

He's a real-life human, not a fire-breathing turtle beast.

Nintendo Just Announced An Incredible Partnership With Universal

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 05.11.2015 | Travel

Nintendo fans, rejoice! Mario and Luigi have a new home. According to a press release, Nintendo and Universal Parks & Resorts are teaming up to create...

Devastatingly Challenging Modern Games

Steven Petite | Posted 06.09.2015 | Technology
Steven Petite

Even at the hardest difficulty level, most games released today do not measure up to the challenge that old-school brought to the table. However, ever so often, a modern game is released that not only challenges the player, but also provides a sense of accomplishment.

Nintendo Jumping Into Mobile Gaming

Steven Petite | Posted 06.03.2015 | Technology
Steven Petite

Nintendo continues to find new ways to remain relevant longer than any other gaming company has been able to, and they are striving to find new ways to introduce consumers to their products.

Here's How You Can Play 'Super Mario 64' At Your Desk Right Now

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 03.31.2015 | Technology

Aaaaaand good luck getting work done for the rest of the day.

What Is the Political Situation in the Super Mario Universe?

Quora | Posted 05.23.2015 | Weird News
Quora

This is one of my favorite questions to date on Quora! The first task in answering the question is to define the frame of reference -- what is the Mario Universe?

Nintendo's 'Strong Females' Are Everything That's Wrong With Video Games

Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.18.2015 | Technology
Alexis Kleinman

Among Nintendo's "diverse and interesting female protagonists" are a pink version of a toadstool and a pink version of a bomb, called Toadette and Bombette.

Nintendo Games Are Coming To Your Phone, But Don't Get Too Excited

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 03.17.2015 | Technology

Nintendo's plan to bring games to your iPhone might end up being the worst.

These New Nintendo Games Are Totally Trippy

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 02.13.2015 | Technology

Ready for something weird? Nintendo sure hopes so.

Netflix Is Reportedly Making A Live-Action 'Legend Of Zelda' Series

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 02.09.2015 | Entertainment

Netflix is supposedly looking to develop its own "Game of Thrones" with some help from fantasy video game "The Legend of Zelda." According to The W...

You Don't Love Anything As Much As This Man Loves Nintendo

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.22.2015 | Technology

Some people will just never have enough video games.

Your Nintendo 3DS Is About To Be Obsolete

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 01.14.2015 | Technology

That shiny Nintendo 3DS you or your kid got for Christmas is about to be eBay fodder.

You'll Soon Be Using Video Game Discs As Shiny Drink Coasters

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 12.30.2014 | Technology

Got a stack of old VHS tapes in your basement? Your brand new video game discs might be joining them sooner than you'd think.

A Holly Jolly Deleted Scene from CONSOLE WARS...

Blake J. Harris | Posted 02.22.2015 | Entertainment
Blake J. Harris

In honor of the big day, I thought it would be fun to share one of the few chapters that ended up being removed from the hardcover version of CONSOLE WARS

5 Genius Tech Gifts Procrastinators Should Buy Now

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 12.18.2014 | Technology

If you haven’t done your holiday shopping yet, don’t worry. We're here to help. Introducing the second-annual tech gift guide for procrastinators,...

A Christmas Story for the Videogame Generation

Blake J. Harris | Posted 02.16.2015 | Entertainment
Blake J. Harris

Although one could argue that Nintendo's games provided a portal to those same adult-oriented fantasies (by learning how to hunt ducks, or how to master kung-fu), the delivery method of this wish fulfillment was foreign to parents.

Pixel Perfect: The Best Video Games for the Whole Family

Laurie Schacht | Posted 02.08.2015 | Parents
Laurie Schacht

Video games are no longer just a pastime for kids -- they are, in their own right, entertainment giants. With engaging characters, intricate storylines, and a ton of different ways to play, video games provide kids with endless hours of excitement.