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Thursday, November 02, 2017

Xbox One X will support 1440p monitors – Engadget

Thursday, November 02, 2017

With less than a week to go until its release, more details are emerging about the Xbox One X. We’ve known all along that Microsoft’s all-powerful console would output at native 4K on a 4K TV or display. And, if a 1080p screen was connected it would supersample games — rendering them at a higher resolution before dropping them back down to 1080p. But, what about all the gamers with…

Super Mario Run’s 200 million downloads didn’t result in ‘acceptable profit’ for Nintendo – The Verge

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Nintendo’s first mobile game, Super Mario Run, was enormously popular — but that doesn’t mean it was a success for the company. During its most recent earnings report, Nintendo revealed that Mario Run has been downloaded 200 million times, 90 percent of which came from outside of Japan. However, Nintendo says that despite these big numbers, the game has “not yet reached an acceptable profit point.” While Nintendo didn’t reveal…

Electronic Arts shares drop after Wall Street raises concerns over ‘Star Wars’ game sales – CNBC

Thursday, November 02, 2017

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Why the Switch was the hit Nintendo needed for its turnaround – Yahoo Finance

Thursday, November 02, 2017

It’s official: Nintendo (NTDOY) is back. Turnaround stories are few and far between in the brisk-paced world of technology, but the Japanese gaming company’s most recent earnings solidified it as the industry’s latest “comeback kid,” driven by robust sales of the Switch.   Nintendo revealed this week that it sold 2.9 million Switch consoles in its most recent quarter, bringing the total number of consoles sold so far to 7.6…

The Xbox One X will support 1440p displays – The Verge

Thursday, November 02, 2017

The Xbox One X is being marketed heavily as a 4K-focused machine, but it turns out that’s not the only way to get greater resolution than 1080p. Unexpectedly, the One X will also natively support 1440p (2560 x 1440) monitors, as confirmed by Microsoft’s Kevin Gammill on Twitter. 1440p is a popular resolution for high-end gaming monitors, particularly among players who like to prioritize framerate. While it’s unlikely that many…

Electronic Arts shares drop after Wall Street raises concerns over ‘Star Wars’ game sales – CNBC

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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Korg teases music making app for Nintendo Switch – The Verge – The Verge

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Korg, the music company known for making professional keytars and other music gadgets and software, has teased a new music production game for the Nintendo Switch. Little is known about the upcoming release, though a microsite has just gone live and the game looks to be produced in partnership with Detune, a software company. The game is pegged for spring 2018, and a price is yet to be determined. It’s…

Nintendo turns Black Friday into Legendary Friday – Nintendo

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Nintendo turns Black Friday into Legendary Friday With Black Friday quickly approaching, Nintendo is offering a variety of products to make holiday shopping a little bit easier and a lot more fun for everyone. These deals include two items that will make it easier for people of all ages and interests to get in on the fun and adventure of The Legend of Zelda series this holiday season. The first…

Microsoft says demand for Xbox One X is ‘super high’ – CNBC.com – CNBC

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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Super Mario Run’s 200 million downloads didn’t result in ‘acceptable profit’ for Nintendo – The Verge

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Nintendo’s first mobile game, Super Mario Run, was enormously popular — but that doesn’t mean it was a success for the company. During its most recent earnings report, Nintendo revealed that Mario Run has been downloaded 200 million times, 90 percent of which came from outside of Japan. However, Nintendo says that despite these big numbers, the game has “not yet reached an acceptable profit point.” While Nintendo didn’t reveal…

Microsoft says demand for Xbox One X is ‘super high’ – CNBC.com – CNBC

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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Korg teases music making app for Nintendo Switch – The Verge

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Korg, the music company known for making professional keytars and other music gadgets and software, has teased a new music production game for the Nintendo Switch. Little is known about the upcoming release, though a microsite has just gone live and the game looks to be produced in partnership with Detune, a software company. The game is pegged for spring 2018, and a price is yet to be determined. It’s…

Electronic Arts shares drop after Wall Street raises concerns over ‘Star Wars’ game sales – CNBC

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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Nintendo Announces Some Interesting Black Friday Deals For Switch, Zelda, 2DS And 3DS – Forbes

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Credit: Nintendo A Zelda-themed Nintendo 2DS. With Halloween firmly behind us, we can now turn our full attention towards scheming for video game deals on Black Friday. One supposes there is also another major holiday in November, but it eludes me at the moment. Today, we’re hearing from Nintendo, which has some solid deals on Zelda and the 2DS, with a switch Bundle thrown in for good measure. Nintendo is…

Super Mario Run’s 200 million downloads didn’t result in ‘acceptable profit’ for Nintendo – The Verge

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Nintendo’s first mobile game, Super Mario Run, was enormously popular — but that doesn’t mean it was a success for the company. During its most recent earnings report, Nintendo revealed that Mario Run has been downloaded 200 million times, 90 percent of which came from outside of Japan. However, Nintendo says that despite these big numbers, the game has “not yet reached an acceptable profit point.” While Nintendo didn’t reveal…

Microsoft says demand for Xbox One X is ‘exactly where we anticipated, even more’ – CNBC

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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Super Mario Run’s 200 million downloads didn’t result in ‘acceptable profit’ for Nintendo – The Verge

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Nintendo’s first mobile game, Super Mario Run, was enormously popular — but that doesn’t mean it was a success for the company. During its most recent earnings report, Nintendo revealed that Mario Run has been downloaded 200 million times, 90 percent of which came from outside of Japan. However, Nintendo says that despite these big numbers, the game has “not yet reached an acceptable profit point.” While Nintendo didn’t reveal…

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is coming to Xbox One on December 12th – The Verge

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Microsoft became the official publisher of the popular survival shooter PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) earlier this year. While the promise has always been a 2017 release on the Xbox, Microsoft is revealing today that PUBG will be available on December 12th, through the Xbox Game Preview program. That does mean this, like the PC version, won’t be a final edition of the game, but in an industry where a lot of…