Nintendo bets new hex-nut Pokémon will boost Switch sales

2018-11-16 14:12

Nintendo is gambling that it can sell millions of Switch consoles this holiday season by introducing a new Pokémon game that interacts with the free-to-play mobile hit Pokémon Go.

Nintendo's software sales help bolster profits as hardware slips

2018-07-31 10:38

Nintendo has reported quarterly earnings that topped estimates, as higher software sales online made up for weaker shipments of the Switch console.

Nintendo harnesses power of Pokemon, smartphones and switch

2018-05-31 07:57

Nintendo is bringing together the magnetic appeal of Pokemon, smartphones and the Switch console into an interlinked gaming experience.

Nintendo eyes 20m 'Switch' sales, outpacing Wii

2017-12-29 18:55

Nintendo is expecting to sell more than 20 million of its new "Switch" consoles in the next fiscal year, with sales outpacing its smash-hit Wii console in some places.

Forget the FANGs: The Sunrise stocks are doing better in Japan

2017-06-12 07:16

Impressed by the so-called FANG shares’ performance over the past year? Japan has a similar group that’s doing even better.

Sony has a hit game that's as big as Pokemon Go in Japan

2016-12-05 07:50

Nintendo might have scored a hit with the explosive debut of Pokemon Go this year. On its home turf, however, Sony has quietly dispatched its rival ...

Pokémon Go is starting to lose the battle for mobile mindshare, according to researchers.

Pokémon Go is starting to lose the battle for mobile mindshare, according to researchers.

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Pokemon goes to court in trespassing case

2016-08-02 10:58

A New Jersey resident with a pocket monster in his backyard filed what may be the first lawsuit against Niantic and Nintendo for unleashing Pokemon Go across the US.

Pokemon Go falls from top of Japan app charts

2016-08-01 07:25

Nintendo shares declined as much as 6.5% on Monday after the hit game Pokemon Go dropped from the top of app download charts in Japan.

Why Pokémon GO is a security risk to companies

2016-07-28 13:26

Pokémon GO has taken one of the biggest cultural crazes of the late 90s and turned it into the most popular augmented reality game yet created.


Nintendo bets on dragons in first built-from-scratch mobile game

2018-09-27 15:33

Nintendo’s two-year old experiment in mobile gaming is heading for uncharted territory with Dragalia Lost, its first smartphone title featuring original characters rather than its established stars.

Nintendo investors seek answers after 'shocking' share drop

2018-06-04 15:06

Nintendo has suffered its biggest two-day drop in 18 months, befuddling analysts and sending investors scrambling to explain the sell off.

Nintendo's $30bn rally now depends on cardboard pianos

2018-04-20 07:50

Returning to its 1889 roots as a successful manufacturer of 'hanafuda', Japanese playing cards made out of stiff paper, Nintendo is now embracing the same materials for its new trick.

'Grinch bots' may steal Christmas

2017-12-08 17:16

If no one comes to the rescue, an online army of "Grinch bots" may end up spoiling Christmas for many kids by using automated software to scoop up prized toys and other sought-after items for big profit.

Nintendo tumbles after Super Mario run draws tepid reviews

2016-12-19 08:28

Nintendo has plummeted in Tokyo after the debut of Super Mario Run was met by lukewarm reviews.

Japanese videogame giant Nintendo gave gamers a sneak peek at a long-awaited new console, a portable device dubbed Nintendo Switch.

Japanese videogame giant Nintendo gave gamers a sneak peek at a long-awaited new console, a portable device dubbed Nintendo Switch.

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Pokemon Go: When reality just isn't enough

2016-08-07 17:26

The whole enterprise still feeds into the idea that life itself should be a video game.

Pokemon Go creator suffers hack attack

2016-08-01 13:41

Cyber attackers, claiming to work for an online security company, have breached the Twitter account of John Hanke, who is the CEO of the firm that created the gaming hit.

‘Worst is over’ for Nintendo’s Pokemon woes

2016-07-29 11:32

The worldwide success of Pokémon Go is finally making a believer out of Nintendo’s most bearish analyst.

Pokemon Go craze befuddles big bank analysts

2016-07-27 09:15

Pokemon Go’s stunning surge in popularity is leaving few more befuddled than the analysts who cover Nintendo for the world’s biggest investment banks.

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