Remembering An Icon in Satoru Iwata

Two years ago, the video games industry lost an icon. I recall being at work that day, and late in the afternoon my phone had been buzzing, much more so than normal. It was one of those particularly busy days on the job, and when I left, the first thing that I saw on myContinue reading “Remembering An Icon in Satoru Iwata”

Satoru Iwata Presented with Posthumous Lifetime Achievement Award

The DICE Awards were last night, and former President Satoru Iwata was posthumously presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his significant contributions to the video gaming industry. The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences, the gaming industry’s version of the Oscars, inducted Iwata with its highest award. This award was presented in front ofContinue reading “Satoru Iwata Presented with Posthumous Lifetime Achievement Award”

Reflecting on The Game Awards 2015

2015 has been absolutely incredible for AAA games and indie games alike.  The gaming community have been completely overwhelmed and backlogged with the rapid-fire succession of new game releases.  It is certainly an amazing time to be a gamer.  Geoff Keighley’s The Game Awards 2015 is a celebration, a reflection, and a look into theContinue reading “Reflecting on The Game Awards 2015”

Mental Health and Gaming: Nintendo Should Bring the Vitality Sensor Back

When Nintendo announced the Vitality Sensor at E3 2009, there was an uproar by fans, thinking it was a pointless accessory that was deemed too casual for the gaming market. While there may have been some cool functions with the Vitality Sensor in normal games, like monitoring a player’s pulse rate while playing frantically through aContinue reading “Mental Health and Gaming: Nintendo Should Bring the Vitality Sensor Back”

Nintendo’s Current Trends and Impact on NX

Nintendo has a console buried deep in the vaults of their headquarters over in Kyoto, Japan. Its codename is the Nintendo NX, and it was mentioned ever so slightly to get people talking. As such, gaming enthusiast websites have taken it upon themselves to speculate heavily about this device, its features and its potential gimmicks. Personally,Continue reading “Nintendo’s Current Trends and Impact on NX”

Nintendo's Current Trends and Impact on NX

Nintendo has a console buried deep in the vaults of their headquarters over in Kyoto, Japan. Its codename is the Nintendo NX, and it was mentioned ever so slightly to get people talking. As such, gaming enthusiast websites have taken it upon themselves to speculate heavily about this device, its features and its potential gimmicks. Personally,Continue reading “Nintendo's Current Trends and Impact on NX”

Nintendo Taps Tatsumi Kimishima as Next President

The gaming community was devastated with the sudden loss of Satoru Iwata. He was the face of Nintendo since 2002, serving as President and CEO of the company. He was both popular and incredibly successful, overseeing the development and launch of the Nintendo DS, the Wii, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Wii U systems. Ever since his death there has been aContinue reading “Nintendo Taps Tatsumi Kimishima as Next President”

Nintendo Taps Tatsumi Kimishima as Next President

The gaming community was devastated with the sudden loss of Satoru Iwata. He was the face of Nintendo since 2002, serving as President and CEO of the company. He was both popular and incredibly successful, overseeing the development and launch of the Nintendo DS, the Wii, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Wii U systems. Ever since his death there has been aContinue reading “Nintendo Taps Tatsumi Kimishima as Next President”

Nintendo Taps Tatsumi Kimishima as Next President

The gaming community was devastated with the sudden loss of Satoru Iwata. He was the face of Nintendo since 2002, serving as President and CEO of the company. He was both popular and incredibly successful, overseeing the development and launch of the Nintendo DS, the Wii, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Wii U systems. Ever since his death there has been aContinue reading “Nintendo Taps Tatsumi Kimishima as Next President”

Nintendo Taps Tatsumi Kimishima as Next President

The gaming community was devastated with the sudden loss of Satoru Iwata. He was the face of Nintendo since 2002, serving as President and CEO of the company. He was both popular and incredibly successful, overseeing the development and launch of the Nintendo DS, the Wii, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Wii U systems. Ever since his death there has been aContinue reading “Nintendo Taps Tatsumi Kimishima as Next President”

Nintendo Taps Tatsumi Kimishima as Next President

The gaming community was devastated with the sudden loss of Satoru Iwata. He was the face of Nintendo since 2002, serving as President and CEO of the company. He was both popular and incredibly successful, overseeing the development and launch of the Nintendo DS, the Wii, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Wii U systems. Ever since his death there has been aContinue reading “Nintendo Taps Tatsumi Kimishima as Next President”