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Nintendo swings to first-quarter operating profit, beats estimates

Nintendo swings to first-quarter operating profit, beats estimates

Nintendo maintained its Switch sales forecast for the financial year at 10 million units. 

Jul 26, 2017, 13:35 PM IST
Nintendo's Android version of Super Mario Run to be launched in March

Nintendo's Android version of Super Mario Run to be launched in March

Super Mario Run represents a belated bid by Nintendo to tap mobile gaming after restricting its most popular gaming character to its own game consoles.

Jan 19, 2017, 09:03 AM IST
China not to license Pokemon Go, similar games as it weighs security risks

China not to license Pokemon Go, similar games as it weighs security risks

Nintendo`s hit smartphone app, Pokemon Go, and other augmented reality games are unlikely to be rolled out in China any time soon, after the state censor said it would not license them until potential security risks had been evaluated.

Jan 10, 2017, 14:26 PM IST
Super Mario Run: All you need to know

Super Mario Run: All you need to know

Nintendo’s Super Mario Run, the most awaited game for the iPhone was launched on Thursday in 150 countries.

Dec 16, 2016, 04:33 AM IST
Pokemon Go -The latest gaming sensation

Pokemon Go -The latest gaming sensation

Within less than a month of its launch, Nintendo's mobile game Pokemon GO took the internet, gaming and mobile world by storm.

Dec 15, 2016, 17:02 PM IST
Nintendo Super Mario Run for iPhone coming next week

Nintendo Super Mario Run for iPhone coming next week

The game will feature three modes -- World Tour, Toad Rally and Kingdom Builder.

Dec 09, 2016, 13:07 PM IST
Sony to release over six mobile phone games next year

Sony to release over six mobile phone games next year

In a bid to overthrow Nintendo Co`s Pokemon GO as the most sought after game, Sony Corp will release as many as six smartphone games in the financial year starting April.

Dec 07, 2016, 16:24 PM IST
Nintendo to launch Super Mario Run for iPhone and iPad on December

Nintendo to launch Super Mario Run for iPhone and iPad on December

Super Mario Run is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices running iOS 8.0 or later.

Nov 16, 2016, 11:11 AM IST
Nintendo newest console codenamed NX; preview trailer releases today

Nintendo newest console codenamed NX; preview trailer releases today

The Super Mario maker is planning to put a three-minute video about the console with a completely new concept.

Oct 20, 2016, 11:31 AM IST
Pokemon Go fever fading in United States

Pokemon Go fever fading in United States

Pokemon Go is still number one mobile game in Singapore.

Aug 23, 2016, 09:40 AM IST
Nintendo's Mario eyes a Mickey Mouse merchandising makeover

Nintendo's Mario eyes a Mickey Mouse merchandising makeover

Flush with the stunning popularity of the Pokemon GO mobile game, Nintendo aims to make more from marketing popular characters such as Super Mario, taking a leaf from the Walt Disney playbook where Mickey Mouse and friends bring in billions of merchandising dollars each year.

Jul 28, 2016, 10:45 AM IST
Woman quits job to become full-time Pokemon Go player

Woman quits job to become full-time Pokemon Go player

A 26-year-old woman in the UK has quit her teaching job to become Britain's first full-time Pokemon Go player as she believes there is a lot of money to be made from the widely popular location-based augmented reality game.

Jul 26, 2016, 16:06 PM IST
Nintendo shares plunge 17% on Pokemon Go warning

Nintendo shares plunge 17% on Pokemon Go warning

Shares of Nintendo plunged Monday after it warned that the Pokemon Go mania sweeping the world would not translate into bumper profits, taking the wind out of a dizzying rally that saw the firm`s value more than double.

Jul 25, 2016, 09:17 AM IST
Watch: Is 'Pokemon GO' a mobile game or Madness?

Watch: Is 'Pokemon GO' a mobile game or Madness?

Special report on the most viral mobile game 'Pokemon Go' which has crossed the count of 8 crores in two weeks of launch. Watch how this game is making the gamers go gaga over it.

Jul 21, 2016, 09:57 AM IST
Pokemon Go, go, gone! Indonesian armed forces barred from playing game while on duty

Pokemon Go, go, gone! Indonesian armed forces barred from playing game while on duty

The game has everyone eating out of its hand, including, it appears, the armed forces.

Jul 20, 2016, 16:37 PM IST

Pokemon game franchise is un-Islamic, says top Saudi Arabia clerical body; fatwa renewed

Nintendo`s new Pokemon GO mobile game has become an instant hit around the world.

Jul 20, 2016, 16:19 PM IST
Nintendo's market cap doubles to $42 billion since Pokemon GO launch

Nintendo's market cap doubles to $42 billion since Pokemon GO launch

Shares of Japan`s Nintendo Co soared another 14 percent on Tuesday, more than doubling the firm`s market capitalisation to 4.5 trillion yen ($42.5 billion) in just seven sessions since the mobile game Pokemon GO was launched in the United States.

Jul 19, 2016, 13:22 PM IST
Nintendo worth more than Sony on Pokemon Go craze

Nintendo worth more than Sony on Pokemon Go craze

Nintendo on Tuesday shot past Sony in market value after the videogame giant`s stock more than doubled since the release of the wildly popular Pokemon Go game.

Jul 19, 2016, 10:49 AM IST
Nintendo shares rise highest with Pokemon Go's success

Nintendo shares rise highest with Pokemon Go's success

The `Pokemon Go` fever that has gripped smartphone users across the globe has led Japanese videogame giant Nintendo to double its value at the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Tuesday.

Jul 19, 2016, 10:48 AM IST
Indians go 'GAGA' over recently launched ‘Pokemon GO’- Watch video

Indians go 'GAGA' over recently launched ‘Pokemon GO’- Watch video

Although, this addictive game has not yet been launched in India, but people here in the country are already going 'gaga' over it.

Jul 15, 2016, 13:51 PM IST