Satoru Iwata was an icon in the gaming industry, and he changed it in radical ways. Without him, so much that we know as part of gaming would not exist. He mattered not only to me, but to an entire industry and to the world that benefited from his ideas. He made us smile, he helped us laugh, and most of all, he gave us memories.
This is certainly some really sad news as it has been confirmed by Nintendo that Satoru Iwata, president of the company, passed away at age 55 due to a bile duct growth.
After denying and stating it as a bad idea, Nintendo has announced that they are heading to smart devices. Continue reading Nintendo Heading to Smart Devices
Hello gamers, and welcome to the recap of what happened in Gamers Sphere during its first year in the business. We want to start by thanking everyone for following us, as knowing that you look forward to read our content gives us the strength to keep going.
With the recent success of Mario Kart 8 hitting 2 million sales and Wii U consoles sales also up, it seems investors still have faith in Mr. Iwata as President of Nintendo. For now. Continue reading Satoru Iwata stays on as Nintendo President
Nintendo‘s troubles were made apparent with the release of their earnings report on May 7th and 8th. The company posted a staggering $457 million loss for the 2013 fiscal year. Nintendo gave two reasons for this loss. Continue reading Satoru Iwata Confirms Nintendo’s Difficulties
Nintendo will be releasing interactive figurines of its staple characters in a variety of video games that will be available for the Wii U and 3DS. Mr. Iwata revealed this morning in a briefing to investors in Japan. The figurines will work just like they do in other popular video games such as Skylanders and Disney’s Infinity. At the briefing Mr. Iwata only showed a figurine of Mario but there will be many more to come. Continue reading Nintendo to debut Mario interactive figurines game at E3, similar to Disney’s Infinity
According to sources close to Shigeru Miyamoto and Satoru Iwata, Nintendo has been testing the market to see if Nintendo fans want their favorite franchise characters in more mature roles. Continue reading Shocking News on the new Mario Bros game!!!
I keep on hearing about how Nintendo is in trouble and is dying because the Wii-U is doing poorly. The problem with that is this: the financial data does not back this up. Nintendo’s financial data that they released showed they made a profit of $98,891,500 (¥10,195,000,000). Continue reading The Real Reason Why Nintendo Is In Trouble