Tag Archive: 3ds

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata’s Job At Risk?

The news that Nintendo will lose money this fiscal year for the first time in its history as a publicly traded company wasn’t entirely unexpected, but that didn’t make it any less shocking.… Continue reading

Nintendo facing first annual loss in 30 years

Though the company has had its share of ups and downs over the years, Nintendo has been a profitable company for as long as it has been reporting earnings. That streak will end… Continue reading

Nintendo ramps up video streaming

Nintendo, which shied away from offering multimedia devices until long after its competitors, is getting more serious about video streaming. The company has announced that its 3DS handheld system and the Wii will… Continue reading

Nintendo, D’Works, 3Net pact for 3D fare

Nintendo is turning to Hollywood to help bolster the 3D content for its 3DS handheld gaming system. The game maker has announced partnerships with DreamWorks Animation for a pair of timed-exclusive digital shorts… Continue reading

Survey: Gamers not excited about 3D

Despite some very concerted efforts by video game publishers, it appears 3D is still having trouble finding traction with gamers. More than half of 1,000 gamers recently surveyed say they’re not interested in… Continue reading

Game Review: Asphalt 3D

The Asphalt series rarely brings something new to driving games, but it’s never patently bad. This installment is a fun, but flawed, arcade racing game that leans a bit more to the action side of… Continue reading

3D may be hurting the Nintendo 3DS

The Nintendo 3DS’ biggest selling point may be its biggest weakness. A study unveiled earlier this week at the Variety-sponsored 3D Gaming Summit earlier this week finds that 28 percent of the system’s… Continue reading

Nintendo plans big 3DS push for November

While rumors of a redesigned 3DS didn’t pan out, Nintendo had plenty to say about the future of its latest handheld system at a pre-Tokyo Game Show press conference on Tuesday. The Kyoto-based… Continue reading

Nintendo 3DS sales jump 260 percent

What a difference a price cut makes. Sales of Nintendo’s beleaguered 3DS handheld were up a whopping 260 percent in August (compared to July) after the system’s $70 price cut went into effect.… Continue reading

Nintendo 3DS to get a second control stick

Sometimes even the strangest rumors turn out to be true. Whispers that Nintendo might be adding a second analog stick controller to its 3DS handheld system started circulating a few days ago, but… Continue reading