Nintendo Co., Ltd. (任天堂株式会社, Nintendō Kabushiki gaisha) is a Japanese multinational consumer electronics company headquartered in Kyoto, Japan. Nintendo is the world's largest video game company by revenue. Founded on September 23, 1889 by Fusajiro Yamauchi, it originally produced handmade hanafuda cards. By 1963, the company had tried several small niche businesses, such as cab services and love hotels.Abandoning previous ventures, Nintendo developed into a video game company, becoming one of the most influential in the industry and Japan's third most valuable listed company with a market value of over US$85 billion.
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  • Why you should buy a Wii U this holiday [VIDEO]

    … the Xbox One and PS4, leaving the Wii U out in the cold despite it having so many amazing releases in the past few months. For this reason, I’d like to discuss why consumers may want to consider going with the Wii U as their console of choice this holiday. Check out my thoughts in the video below. How do you think the Wii U matches up against its competitors this holiday season? Let us know in the comments. Continue reading: TAGS: 60 FPS, black friday, console war, Nintendo, Thanksgiving, wii u…

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  • Yahoo Writer says Pokemon is ‘too Successful’, wants Nintendo to Fail

    … Yahoo Writer says Pokemon is ‘too Successful’, wants Nintendo to Fail Posted by Nin3DS on November 27, 2014 I’m sorry, but I almost have no words for how stupid this is. Basically, the writer of the article linked below wants Nintendo to fail, and complains that Pokemon is selling too well. Yes, really. See it for yourself:…

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  • Tetris Is Being Removed From The eShop

    … Tetris is being removed from the eShop. Why? Anyone know? — Josh (/・・)ノ (@JoshSuperlink) November 27, 2014 Reports are coming in via Twitter that Tetris is being removed from the eShop by the end of the year. Nintendo has yet to offer an explanation as to why this is, but it could have something to do with Tetris Ultimate which was recently released courtesy of Ubisoft. Filed under: Nintendo Tagged: eshop, Nintendo, tetris…

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  • Nintendo Amiibo Figure Somehow Opens Subway Gate

    … things has happened here: The Samus figure has code in it that somehow, coincidentally, plays nice with Moscow's Metro ticketing system.yollych has modified the Amiibo, whether by cracking open the case and swapping out the chip or via some hasty programming, to broadcast ticketing information instead of Nintendo information. Either of those things…

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  • The Samus Aran Amiibo NFC Figure Opens The Moscow Metro Gates

    … Miraculously it seems as though the Samus Aran Amiibo figure is capable of opening the Moscow Metro gates. We’ve got video footage of the gates being opened by simply placing the NFC figure in front of the reader. It’s got to be the cheapest way to ride a train over in Russia. Thanks, Kill Bill Filed under: Nintendo, Wii U Tagged: amiibo, russia, samus…

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  • Wii U, 3DS, 2DS Black Friday Deals & Steals!

    … Nintendo gaming deals for Black Friday! 2DS 2DS for $99.99 when you purchase a game from 6 p.m. Nov. 27 to 1 p.m. Nov. 28 at Sears. Red 2DS with Yoshi’s New Island for $99.99 from Nov. 27 to Nov. 29 at Target. 3DS 3DS XL with Mario Party: Island Tour for $174.99 from Nov. 27 to Nov. 29 at Best Buy. 3DS XL with Mario Party: Island Tour for $179.99 from…

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