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October 30, 2017 10:32 AM Nintendo doubles profit outlook on strong Switch console sales

OSAKA (Reuters) - Japanese videogames maker Nintendo Co Ltd (7974.T), already expecting its highest earnings in seven years, almost doubled its full-year operating profit forecast on Monday as supply shortages for its new Switch games console began to ease. Demand for the hybrid home-portable Switch has led to a near-doubling of Nintendo’s stock price 170

October 30, 2017 7:41 AM Nintendo Raises Expectation for Switch Console Sales

For the July-September quarter, Nintendo reported an operating profit of ¥23.8 billion ($209.4 million) and ¥220 billion in revenue. Analysts, according to a survey conducted by Quick, expected an operating profit of ¥21.3 billion and ¥183 billion in revenue. Net profit was ¥30.2 billion, the company said Monday. Analysts expected ¥15.8 billion 147

October 29, 2017 9:31 AM Xbox One Games news: Gears of War 4K update, Quantum Break 2 and Sunset Overdrive to PS4?

The Xbox One X is soon due to release around the world - marking the first time Microsoft has jumped in on the 'mid-console cycle refresh', following Sony's launch of the PS4 Pro last year. Despite this mid-generation refresh, though, Microsoft hasn't been having the best time as far as exclusive games go. There has been a lot of cynicism around the company's 141

October 29, 2017 5:27 AM Assassin’s Creed: Game gets ancient Egypt setting

The new instalment reveals how the brotherhood began Video game titan Ubisoft on Friday released a new installment of “Assassin’s Creed”, seeking to reignite passion for the game after a year off, to freshen its top franchise. Breaking from its pattern of annually releasing sequels to “Assassin’s Creed,” which has sold more than 100 million copies since 148

October 28, 2017 1:02 PM How Wolfenstein 2 scales up the console power ladder

Initial PS4, Pro and Xbox One analysis from Digital Foundry. Developed by Machine Games, Wolfenstein 2 The New Colossus is a true, generational leap in visual design over the franchise reboot in 2014. From the first frame of action, the standards are clearly kept high - in large part owed to the technologies included in its id Tech 6 engine. The physically-based 447

October 23, 2017 2:05 PM Animal Crossing Mobile will be revealed this week

Nintendo has announced it’s planning to host a Direct broadcast for its next big mobile venture Animal Crossing on October 25. Unusually, the Direct will be shown at different times across different regions. In Japan it’s been confirmed that it’ll be shown at 12pm local time whereas in the UK, the Animal Crossing UK Twitter page has said there will be a broadcast 95

October 19, 2017 11:01 AM Here’s what’s new in the latest Nintendo Switch update

Nintendo Switch Update: What’s new in version 4.0? The Nintendo Switch can now capture videos and transfer game saves to another console, thanks to a firmware update. Version 4.0.0, available to download right now, brings in a feature that automatically captures 30 second clips of games and stores them in the console’s album for sharing on Twitter or Facebook 112

October 17, 2017 7:08 AM Gran Turismo Sport Review

There’s no shortage of top-tier first-party racing games on the Xbox One thanks to the likes of Forza Motorsport 7 and Forza Horizon 3, but the same can’t be said about the PlayStation 4. It has been four years since the release of Gran Turismo 6, and Sony has finally released the next entry in the franchise — Gran Turismo Sport. The Gran Turismo franchise 107

October 15, 2017 6:03 AM Xbox Executive Unsure About The Future Of Cross-play With Sony

Microsoft invited other online networks to join onto Xbox Live in order to promote cross-play between competitive consoles back in March of 2016. Such an announcement gained a lot of attention at the time of the announcement. And even more recently, at this year’s E3 Microsoft and Nintendo announced a partnership with Minecraft to allow cross-play between 87

October 13, 2017 7:25 PM IGN Acquires Charity-Based Gaming Site Humble Bundle

For the past few months, Humble Bundle has offered a remarkable number of deals for games on PlayStation consoles, PC and even Nintendo systems, and has also scored major points with its Humble Monthly digital game program, offering up great deals for just $12 a month. As a result, its business has attracted the attention of a big-name buyer – IGN. The media 77