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New Far Cry Game Announced!

Get ready to sharpen those spears and arrows, Far Cry Primal is coming in 2016! 546 more words


The new CEO of Nintendo and share prices

Following the sudden passing of Satoru Iwata I followed the developments at Nintendo Japan with interest, wondering who would take over the reins as CEO. A tough job I’m sure, as Iwata was so loved by the fans and well respected within the company. 497 more words

Thoughts In Gaming

News - Satoru Iwata Memorial Amiibo Being Sold for Charity

Amiibo are a hot commodity in the land of Nintendo. This in turn has created the fascinating world of fan-made, custom Amiibo. While some are as simple as a new color scheme, others add lights to make them glow, and the more ambitious artists have created their very own brand new designs. 164 more words


The Heart of a Writer

Last summer, two things have happened. Firstly, one of my all-time favourite childhood heroes, Satoru Iwata, the CEO of Nintendo, passed away. As a gamer and an enormous Nintendo fan, I mourn his death, and with me many others. 463 more words

WB Column

Nintendo Reboots Itself With New Management

Early last week, Nintendo unveiled the name of their next president, Tatsumi Kimishima, after the untimely passing of former President and CEO, Satoru Iwata.

Prior to Iwata’s death, video gaming giant Nintendo, had announced that a new console would be available to consumers within the next year, as well as a shift toward a larger presence in the mobile market. 429 more words

Editorial: What We Can Learn From Iwata

Note: The following editorial¬†is a string of thoughts I jotted down after Satoru Iwata’s passing in July, and posted in an IGN blog. As Nintendo Prime serves as a portfolio for my writing, I wanted to post it here as it is the first lengthy thing I had¬†written in quite some time. 1,438 more words