Satoru iwata

02.27.15
Deconstructing the method to Nintendo's madness
02.27.15

Deconstructing the method to Nintendo's madness

It's easy to hate on Nintendo. With the Wii U, the company played right into negative consumer exp...

By J. Volpe,   02.27.15
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01.17.14
Nintendo is spending more on R&D as Wii U's star continues to fade
01.17.14

Nintendo is spending more on R&D as Wii U's star continues to fade

Nestled inside Nintendo President Satoru Iwata's statement on those brutally slashed sales forecas...

By M. Smith,   01.17.14
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11.29.12
Nintendo president 'very sorry' for the Wii U's frustrating set-up process
11.29.12

Nintendo president 'very sorry' for the Wii U's frustrating set-up process

Nintendo's Satoru Iwata has apologized for the Wii U's time-consuming day one update -- a compulso...

By D. Cooper,   11.29.12
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10.11.12
Satoru Iwata talks Wii U design, guts a console for context
10.11.12

Satoru Iwata talks Wii U design, guts a console for context

Nintendo's top dog Satoru Iwata recently sat down with some of his R&D crew to talk about desi...

By J. Rigg,   10.11.12
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09.13.12
Nintendo Wii U gets December 8th release date for Japan: 26,260 yen for basic set, 31,500 yen for premium
09.13.12

Nintendo Wii U gets December 8th release date for Japan: 26,260 yen for basic set, 31,500 yen for premium

The Nintendo Wii U arrives on Japanese shores on December 8th starting at 26,260 yen (around $340)...

By M. Smith,   09.13.12
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07.20.12
Nintendo's Iwata says being first in next-gen race is 'not important at all,' pricing is
07.20.12

Nintendo's Iwata says being first in next-gen race is 'not important at all,' pricing is

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata recently talked about how the Wii U's second screen was nearly scr...

By D. Melanson,   07.20.12
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06.21.12
Nintendo announces $199 3DS XL with 4.88-inch top screen, available August 19th
06.21.12

Nintendo announces $199 3DS XL with 4.88-inch top screen, available August 19th

Folks holding their breath for a "3DS Lite" might want to exhale -- Nintendo has decided to go a d...

By S. Buckley,   06.21.12
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06.14.12
Nintendo's Iwata says Wii U's second screen was nearly scrapped due to price
06.14.12

Nintendo's Iwata says Wii U's second screen was nearly scrapped due to price

The idea of a second screen experience is fairly central to the Wii U as it is today, but it looks...

By D. Melanson,   06.14.12
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06.03.12
Nintendo's pre-E3 press conference video is now available -- relive the magic again and again
06.03.12

Nintendo's pre-E3 press conference video is now available -- relive the magic again and again

Did you miss any of the magic that was the Nintendo pre-E3 press event? Great news: it's now onlin...

By B. Heater,   06.03.12
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