If Rare Were Still with Nintendo Today..

In an amazingly frank interview with a Rare fan site called RareFanDaBase, Chris Seavor opens up on what happened with Rare since it’s takeover by Microsoft from Nintendo. Chris Seavor was an integral part of Rareware, starting his carrier there as a Graphics Engineer back in the 90s and worked on games such as Killer Instinct and … Continue reading

Nintendo Say They Can Compete With Next Generation Consoles

President of Nintendo, Satoru Iwata, has been speaking to company shareholders and was asked how the Wii U will fare out when Microsoft and Sony eventually release their next gen machines. “The difference between the Wii U and such console will not be as drastic as what you felt it was between the Wii and the other … Continue reading

Microsoft’s Phil Spencer Refutes SmartGlass Copy Accusations and Wants New Zelda and Metroid Games

In an interview with Games Industry published last night with the corporate vice president of Microsoft Studios Phil Spencer. While the interview offered no real surprises it did give us a the view on Nintendo and their E3 2012 presentation from within Microsoft. He refutes suggestions that Microsoft’s SmartGlass is a copy of the Wii … Continue reading

Satoru Iwata: Rivals Are Already Copying The Wii U

Fighting talk from a man under extreme pressure to turn around Nintendo’s fortunes after a tough 12 months. With the Wii U’s release being Nintendo’s most important for 6 Years, Nintendo will need the creative advantage over it’s competitors. Iwata has come out to talk of  both Microsoft and Sony having dual-screen concepts of their own, … Continue reading

Rumour: Wii U Up Against Next Xbox And PS4 At E3 2012

It has been reported today that as well as the Wii U being shown off at E3 2012, Microsoft and Sony might try to steal it’s thunder by showing off the next Xbox console and PS4. It will mark the very first time in the show’s 17-year history that three fresh, rival console formats will … Continue reading

Nintendo will welcome DLC in the future. Should they?

DLC, downloadable content, is now an established part of the gaming industry, but not quite so much for Nintendo gamers. While DLC services have been available to developers and customers on the Wii, it hasn’t been utilized as widely as on other systems. But with the 3DS having a relaunch of sorts, and the Wii-U … Continue reading

Sony and Microsoft at E3: What it means for Nintendo

Nintendo fans will undoubtedly be interested in the company’s E3 press conference and all the announcements and excitement that comes with it. New console, new games, new technologies… What an event! But the press conferences of Sony and Microsoft are important too, and not only for fans of those companies. The big names in the … Continue reading

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