Stories tagged: Nintendo
Tue., July 9, 2019, 11:40 a.m.
Nintendo Co. plans to start making its Switch video game console in Vietnam this year, transferring some of its production from China, a company spokesman said Tuesday.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 4:11 p.m.
Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk famously suggested that there is a high likelihood that humanity is living within a computer simulation. On Thursday, Nintendo offered some evidence to bolster that theory …
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 1:10 p.m.
The hands-on demos and tournament represent a huge promotional push by Nintendo for the latest installment of its beloved Smash Bros. series, a fighting game that pits some of Nintendo’s …
Tue., June 12, 2018, 1:39 p.m.
Esports take over E3 as Nintendo plans a surprise for Switch gamer competitors; how to watch Tuesday
Professional gamers will compete June 12 on a new version of “Super Smash Bros” that they have never played.
UPDATED: Wed., May 30, 2018, 7:43 p.m.
Nintendo Co. is bringing together the magnetic appeal of Pokemon, smartphones and the Switch console into an interlinked gaming experience.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 6:22 p.m.
A miniaturized version of the 1991 classic gaming console was announced for preorder Tuesday morning at area GameStop retailers, but clerks reported fast sell-outs. More machines will be available on …
UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017, 5:15 p.m.
Nintendo had some good news and some bad news to announce Thursday about its upcoming suite of online services for its Switch console, which will add some much-anticipated features such …
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 5:37 p.m.
Nintendo is trying to erase the divide between video games played in the living room and on the go. And the highly anticipated launch of its Nintendo Switch system on …
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 12:47 p.m.
Universal Parks & Resorts and Nintendo are joining forces to add video game characters to the theme park company’s resorts.
Thu., Oct. 20, 2016, 2:38 p.m.
Nintendo has announced a new gaming system that combines a portable handheld device with a dock to use at home.
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 6:48 p.m.
Take that, Pokemon. On Sunday, the Japanese prime minister turned up at the Olympics closing ceremonies to promote the 2020 Tokyo games dressed up as Mario, the eponymous hero of …
Thu., July 14, 2016, 4:55 p.m.
( SEATTLE – Nintendo is diving deep into the well of nostalgia.
Mon., May 16, 2016, 5:26 p.m.
Japanese video game maker Nintendo Co. is eyeing the movie business for growth. Company spokesman Makoto Wakae said Monday details are undecided but the work might be a theater or …
Wed., April 27, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Surely it can’t be a coincidence that Howard Lincoln’s leave-taking came on the day the Seattle Mariners found themselves atop the American League West standings, two glorious games over .500.
Fri., July 18, 2014
As street basketball fans descended upon downtown Spokane last month for the annual Hoopfest festivities, a different class of gamer was flicking joysticks for real cash across town. Chris Hardin, …
Thu., Sept. 23, 2010
For many teens, the final days of summer break are for sleeping in and kicking back before school, homework and extracurricular activities take over. For South Hill teens Greg and …