16 trends that will define the future of video games


Hundreds of game developers, publishers and analysts recently descended on Brighton for the annual Develop conference.

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The Smartphone Nintendo Should Make


A few weeks ago, we asked you which classic gadget you’d turn into a smartphone. We asked because we have a friend who specializes in bringing fantastic phone concepts to life. We gave him a few of the top ideas, and once again, he’s made the magic happen.

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The Game Maker Who Became CEO: What Satoru Iwata Meant To Nintendo


By some measures, Satoru Iwata was the most successful video game creator to have ever lived: a kid who played Pong; a young man who started a development studio with friends; and eventually at 42, the CEO of the most beloved company in his medium’s history.

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Is This a Long-Lost Prototype of the “Nintendo PlayStation?”


At the summer Consumer Electronics Show in 1991, Sony announced that it was jumping into the video game hardware market for the first time, partnering with Nintendo to release something called a “PlayStation.

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Let’s-a-go! Super Mario Maker arrives on Wii U on 12th September and includes a Hardcover Artbook!


Let’s-a-go! Super Mario Maker arrives on Wii U on 12th September and includes a Hardcover Artbook!

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E3 2015: our 13 favourite games


Last week, E3 – the Cannes film festival of the video game industry – attracted more than 50,000 game makers, journalists and retailers to the LA convention centre for three days of frenzied hype, promise and speculation.

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Feature: The Biggest Wii U Retail Games of 2015 – Summer Edition – Nintendo Life


It’s the Summer Solstice here at Nintendo Life HQ in the UK, the longest day of the year. That comes at the end of the longest week of the year following E3, at which Nintendo had a mixed showing.

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Human Resource Machine’s First Trailer, Screenshots, and Other Info


Welcome new employees! Management has just posted Human Resource Machine’s first trailer, screenshots, and more info over here ->

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E3 Reaction: Star Fox Zero Was Worth the Wait


I’ll never forget Star Fox 64. It was the first Nintendo 64 game that was purely mine and it sent me off to a brand new galaxy ripe for exploring and protecting.

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Nintendo’s E3 ‘Roadmap’ Infographic Shows Off Upcoming Releases on Wii U and 3DS – Nintendo Life


Not as bad as feared? It’s easy, in the influx of information and internet reactions, to lose context on the number of games and releases confirmed by Nintendo in its E3 Digital Event and elsewhere. An infographic can help bring a bit of context, so Nintendo has naturally obliged.

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