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If there has been a game that has transcended its own limits and has given free rein to the creativity of users around the world, it has been Minecraft. At the peak, the creativity of its players when creating maps and honoring tributes, the last of which we have evidence to the ancient Atari 2600, seems to have no limits. Something that Shigeru Miyamoto loves because it’s something he could have come up with himself. In fact, it almost did. The Japanese designer has spoken to the medium Glixel in an interview in which, following the theme of Super Mario…

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e3

The E3 leaves us, it has been short but intense, however, we were not going to say goodbye without telling you all the news that the great N of Japan had left us … right? That is why we are going to make a small summary of what they presented to us last night at their online event, where he showed himself an old acquaintance, and another who was not so. Without a doubt, Nintendo Switch was the main protagonist of this event. Starting from the assumption that the Nintendo Spotlight (as the Nintendo event at E3 is called) is…

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‎This was possible thanks to a 30% cut in sales made through games on the App Store. The implication of this is that the Cupertino-based company has turned out to be a major competitor in the gaming world, despite not having a single game title of its own.‎ It has now been revealed in the recent AntiTrust trial that the apple made more profits from games than Microsoft, Nintendo, Activision Blizzard and the maker of PlayStation Sony combined in 2019.‎ ‎This was possible thanks to the 30% cut in sales made through games in App Store. The implication of this…

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From time to time, there is a piece of news about how some development companies treat their employees. Those employed at Nintendo are having a good time. Having good working conditions is very important, as we spend most of our lives here. From time to time, we can look behind the doors of development companies, but then we can usually only read about the bro culture, a lot of work to be done, and so on. Not to mention the layoffs we last heard about Activision. Learning game development and game design is not a cheap pastime, the latter at…

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wii

There are people who have modded their Wii so that they can play homebrew programs on it. If you have also done this and your Wii breaks, it is better not to send it to Nintendo for repair, as the bill could be considerably higher than expected. A German developer of homebrew for the Wii found this out when he received the bill for a repair from Nintendo, which resulted in an extra €210 being charged because there was homebrew on his Wii. Of course it makes sense that Nintendo would charge extra to repair a Wii if the owner…

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It’s been almost a year since we heard about Red Steel 2, the sequel to the shooter *** first-person hack ‘n slash game Red Steel. But don’t worry, the game’s development has been reconfirmed today. The latest issue of the American magazine Nintendo Power contains the first details of Red Steel 2, one of which is once again the confirmation of the use of Wii MotionPlus. The latest Nintendo Power will hit stores on May 12, so we’ll let you know about these details as soon as it’s out. Update: Some new details have already been announced: – Still in…

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Especially suitable for lovers of games of retro console, no doubt the launch of the new version of the NES of Nintendo a few months ago it was great news. In fact, this is something that has been clearly reflected in the success obtained by it and the great acceptance it has had by a large part of the public. At first this came with a total of 30 sets of 8 bits that have delighted those who have most missed these TitlesHowever, as expected, this console has undergone certain modifications by third parties as the weeks have passed. Throughout…

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Some reports speak of delays in the production chain of the Nintendo Switch due to lack of stock of raw materials that would be caused by Apple’s demand for its iPhone. Yes, it seems that both products share suppliers and the high demand for components such as NAND flash memories, LCD screens and Linear Resonance Actuators, from Apple are affecting the production of the new Nintendo Switches. The main problem in receiving these components for production lines seems to be related to the NAND flash memories that come from the Toshiba firm for both companies and Apple is “hogging” all…

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‎It is worth noting that Nintendo forecast annual sales of its Switch console of 25.5 million units in the first quarter. However, Switch console sales were 4.45 million units in the first quarter, down 22% from the previous year.‎ On the 4th of November, the Nintendo will release its financial results for the second quarter of this fiscal year, which ends in March 2022. In addition, the company is said to have Nintendo set the total number of game consoles switch produced for the fiscal year at 24 million. However, the numbers indicate that it did not produce as much…

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Nintendo has finally released the long-awaited mobile game with AR elements Pokémon GO for Android and iOS smartphones. The Pokémon Go augmented reality mobile game from Nintendo is now available as a free download for Android and iOS devices. Over the past few months, the game has been available to a limited group of beta testers, and from today the game can be downloaded from the app store in selected countries around the world. In Pokémon Go, players hunt Pokémon in real-world conditions and then fight them at Pokémon Gyms. Players must be within 30 meters of a Pokemon or…

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