Rovio, Nintendo, and Top Gaming News

Rovio, Nintendo, and Top Gaming News

There’s a lot of news from the world of games today. In the spotlight are Nintendo and Rovio. These two companies don’t have much in common – or do they? Here’s what you need to know about both companies right now.

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Is Nintendo In Big Trouble?

Is Nintendo In Big Trouble?

Nintendo was founded in 1889. This company has been around for a really long time, and Nintendo has gone through many changes over the years. The company was originally a game card manufacturer, but later moved to toys and video games (in addition to many other devices along the way).

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Nintendo Goes Old School With ‘A Link Between Worlds’

Nintendo Goes Old School With ‘A Link Between Worlds’

Nintendo‘s ‘A Link to the Past’ was a classic. A serious hit for fantasy lovers lost in the world of Zelda. But, Nintendo took sequels to the game too far. In the same way that the Star Wars franchise spun out of control, recent Zelda games have been boring, filled with uninteresting details, and brimming with nonsense. 

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This Controller Lets You “Feel” The Game

This Controller Lets You “Feel” The Game

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Have you ever wondered what it might feel like to pick up a rocket launcher like the one you use in Halo? Have you dreamt about the heft and feeling of metal against your hands? Or, what about picking up other gaming objects – maybe crashing into wooden boxes or picking up cold crystals or other objects. Well, what if those sensations were real.

The Wii Is Out of Lives

The Wii Is Out of Lives

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When the Wii first came out, it was the console to end consoles. Nintendo billed the Wii as the one gaming console that wasn’t like the rest, and it really wasn’t. The Wii was fun, active, and interactive – it had kids and grandparents alike standing up, moving, and playing. But, now, that’s all over.