The future of gaming sales has never been as up in the air as it has today with an ever-declining physical sales market and an uprising in rents for shop fronts. But what lies in store for GameStop?   GameStop has reported a drop in sales of 27.5% from the previous year, these sales are still in the billions […]

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The snes mini

super Nintendo mini Nintendo has pulled another classic move they have on several occasions.Many people have pre-ordered the SNES mini but many have been left disappointed. My question is why does Nintendo insist on leaving a sour taste in the mouth of consumers.It seems many people have decided not to order one item but several, Nintendo have […]

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Nintendo Make huge u-turn

Nintendo make a u-turn Scalpers look away, after the discontinuation of Nes classic, the price of the console tripled.Originally launching in November 2016, the Nintendo Classic Mini was also discontinued this spring, but only temporarily. At that time, Nintendo stated, “When manufacturing resumes, we will provide information at another time on this homepage.”Many not believing that we […]

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The technology behind the Nintendo Wii has gone through plenty of patent lawsuits with Nintendo winning the majority of reported cases, though a looming loss to Philips back in 2014 led to the signing of a global patent license agreement. That was related to motion technology in the Wii Remote, and now Nintendo has lost in […]

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over 40 million copies of Super Mario Bros. for the NES have been sold worldwide. Which in theory makes it one of the easiest, and therefore cheapest, retro games to get hold of. Recently on the platform eBay, it sold for two main reasons: it’s still sealed in its original cellophane wrapping and it’s one […]

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Demand for the Nintendo Switch console has been through the roof for the Japanese gaming company, Nintendo. The console was released in March and since then gaming stores have struggled with the demand of the console, one of those being gaming giant ‘GAME’ in the UK. This time last year Nintendo was posting losses of […]

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Virtual Hand-Holding in the 90’s! @ChristianCarley with an overview of consoles from the golden age of handheld gaming.     Nintendo Gameboy Nintendo’s Gameboy is the touchstone of handheld gaming consoles. Launched in 1989, and designed by legendary Nintendo employee Gunpei Yokoi, alongside the same staff that created the hugely successful Game and Watch series. The […]

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AN event failure all around This past Saturday, July 22, 2017, Niantic, the makers of Pokemon Go, held an event in Grant Park Chicago Illinois in the US. Thousand from all over the world flocked to Chicago with the promise of increased Pokemon spawn rates and double XP, as well as the promise of of […]

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Is the Nintendo 64 classic coming in 2018?   Nintendo 64 was a beautiful classic console and Now Nintendo Europe has gone for the rights of their n64 controller with no writing. Nintendo doing this makes it really look like they’re planning on making the n64 classic edition. Nintendo does not yet appear to have filed similar graphical […]

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