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Iwata Continues to Watch Over Nintendo With Hidden Golf Switch

Recently reports have come about of the NES game Golf being hidden on every Nintendo Switch unit. The game and a NES emulator are baked directly into the console’s firmware itself, and even come with motion controls. Though the only way to access it currently is via unofficial means.     Golf is notable as […]Read More

Nintendo’s New President Tatsumi Kimishima Enjoys Summer Activities

Two months after the tragic and untimely death of Satoru Iwata at age 55 his successor at Nintendo has been named. Tatsumi Kimishima, 65, will be taking over leadership of the company – going against analyst favourites Shigeru Miyamoto and Genyo Takeda, who have been jointly leading the company over the transitional period.     Kimishima […]Read More

Satoru Iwata Passes Away at Age 55, but He’ll Always

Today we say goodbye to one of gaming’s greatest. Satoru Iwata passed away 11th July 2015 due to cancer complications. His illness was a problem from 2014, where he missed E3 2014 because of it. You’d be forgiven for not realising he was unwell, as he continued to work hard at Nintendo, even running the […]Read More

Nintendo Characters Licence Free in Non-Commercial Media

There has been some controversy in the past regarding what Nintendo will allow its fans to use when producing their own content. This came to a head a while back with many YouTube Let’s Players facing copyright claims from Nintendo. But it seems Nintendo have taken a step back and become more amicable concerning work […]Read More