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Celebrating Mother’s Day with a look at Nintendo moms

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Retro

Today we celebrate Mother’s Day by taking a look at a few standout maternal figures from Nintendo’s history. Each of these characters brings something special to their games just as mothers everywhere bring something special to our lives. Personally speaking, I received my first Game Boy as a gift from…

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Wire Weekly | Oh boy, financial reports!

Categories: Mobile, News, Retro, Switch

Welcome back to the Wire Weekly, where I, Ben “remember Miitomo?” Fruzzetti, run through the week’s assortment of Nintendo news with what could charitably be referred to as wit, sarcasm, and personality. It’s the most wonderful time of the (financial) year — when a bunch of corporate suits in Kyoto…

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Looking back on the Game Boy’s impact 30 years later

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: Retro

  Nintendo’s first decade in the video game industry brought many revolutionary ideas to the table. There was the introduction of the D-Pad, the genius marketing of the NES across the United States, early motion controls… How the company closed out that first ten years, however, changed things on an…

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