Nintendo Fan Forum  

Go Back   Nintendo Fan Forum > Nintendo Corner > Gaming News

Notices

Gaming News Gaming News around the world.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 05-08-2014, 11:40 AM   #1
Megas75
A Goddamn Philistine
Points: 23,533, Level: 94
Points: 23,533, Level: 94 Points: 23,533, Level: 94 Points: 23,533, Level: 94
User owns 1x Zero\'s Helmet User owns 3x SNES Controller User owns 1x Megaman\'s Helmet User owns 1x Samus Morphball User owns 1x Triforce User owns 1x Poke Doll User owns 2x Chao
User owns 1x Black Mage User owns 1x Mega Man User owns 1x X-Buster User owns 1x Sub Tank User owns 1x Heart Tank
 
Megas75's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Santa Destroy
Posts: 4,942

My Mood: Twisted
Thanks: 82
Thanked 27 Times in 27 Posts
Rep Power: 176
Megas75 has a reputation beyond reputeMegas75 has a reputation beyond reputeMegas75 has a reputation beyond reputeMegas75 has a reputation beyond reputeMegas75 has a reputation beyond reputeMegas75 has a reputation beyond reputeMegas75 has a reputation beyond reputeMegas75 has a reputation beyond reputeMegas75 has a reputation beyond reputeMegas75 has a reputation beyond reputeMegas75 has a reputation beyond repute

Friend Codes

Awards Showcase
NFF Old Man Award Monster Poster Profile of the Month Award News Reporter Welcome Wagon Royalty Poster 
Total Awards: 7

WiiU ID: Megas75
Nintnedo plans to develop new consoles for emerging markets

Quote:
Nintendo boss Satoru Iwata told Bloomberg that they plan to develop new game consoles for emerging markets. Instead of discounting existing Nintendo systems, they will "make new things, with a new thinking."

Iwata told Bloomberg in an interview, "The product and price balance must be made from scratch."

First stop? Probably China. The country just lifted a 13-year ban on game consoles, and Nintendo said that they're already looking into options for that market. New Mario NFC toys are also part of their plan for expansion.

These moves could dig Nintendo out of the hole they're in.

Even with all of this, Iwata is still resisting the move to smartphones.

"Our games such as Mario and Zelda are designed for our game machines so if we transfer them into smartphones as they are, customers wonít be satisfied," said Iwata. "If customers arenít satisfied with the experience, it will decrease the value of our content."
SOURCE - http://www.destructoid.com/nintendo-...s-274514.phtml
__________________
Megas75 is online now   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 05-08-2014, 12:36 PM   #2
Pokeman
Good ol PT
Points: 13,897, Level: 76
Points: 13,897, Level: 76 Points: 13,897, Level: 76 Points: 13,897, Level: 76
 
Pokeman's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Cali
Posts: 2,734

My Mood: Woot
Thanks: 46
Thanked 51 Times in 37 Posts
Rep Power: 77
Pokeman is a splendid one to beholdPokeman is a splendid one to beholdPokeman is a splendid one to beholdPokeman is a splendid one to beholdPokeman is a splendid one to beholdPokeman is a splendid one to beholdPokeman is a splendid one to beholdPokeman is a splendid one to behold


Awards Showcase
Poster 
Total Awards: 1

Send a message via Skype™ to Pokeman PSN ID: Pityflame WiiU ID: Pityflame
Become China's #1 game brand

gg nintendo wins console war everytime just from $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$
__________________

Pokeman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-08-2014, 12:47 PM   #3
Tanis
Ordinary
Points: 6,048, Level: 50
Points: 6,048, Level: 50 Points: 6,048, Level: 50 Points: 6,048, Level: 50
User owns 1x SNES Controller User owns 1x Metroid User owns 1x Princess Ruto User owns 1x Daisy Flower User owns 1x Bomb User owns 1x Samus Morphball User owns 1x Nintendo Game Boy Advance
User owns 1x Nintendo 64 Controller
 
Tanis's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Pelican State
Posts: 2,625

My Mood: Tired
Thanks: 2
Thanked 14 Times in 12 Posts
Rep Power: 113
Tanis has a reputation beyond reputeTanis has a reputation beyond reputeTanis has a reputation beyond reputeTanis has a reputation beyond reputeTanis has a reputation beyond reputeTanis has a reputation beyond reputeTanis has a reputation beyond reputeTanis has a reputation beyond reputeTanis has a reputation beyond reputeTanis has a reputation beyond reputeTanis has a reputation beyond repute


Awards Showcase
Brawl AM First Time Award Signature of the Month Royalty Welcome Wagon Poster Review of the Month 
Total Awards: 6

3DS Friend Code: 034493603259 PSN ID: Tanis-sama WiiU ID: Peridot-sama
Nintendo will probably have an easier time in China than the other two. They could make some bank if they play their cards right.
__________________

Tanis is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-08-2014, 02:20 PM   #4
JemStar
Konata's booty
Points: 5,528, Level: 47
Points: 5,528, Level: 47 Points: 5,528, Level: 47 Points: 5,528, Level: 47
 
JemStar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Stoke, England
Posts: 980

My Mood: Sleepy
Thanks: 44
Thanked 13 Times in 11 Posts
Rep Power: 61
JemStar has much to be proud ofJemStar has much to be proud ofJemStar has much to be proud ofJemStar has much to be proud ofJemStar has much to be proud ofJemStar has much to be proud ofJemStar has much to be proud ofJemStar has much to be proud ofJemStar has much to be proud ofJemStar has much to be proud of

Send a message via Skype™ to JemStar PSN ID: BlackChilliBean
I'm glad the ban there has been lifted. It would be a relief if Nintendo could get in there first to help boost their profits. I know they'd survive for years even if they suffered more losses, but clearly profits are important.
__________________



"I collect, not play." - Quinten talking about My Little Pony.
JemStar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-08-2014, 02:45 PM   #5
Alice
Princess of NFF~
Points: 32,645, Level: 100
Points: 32,645, Level: 100 Points: 32,645, Level: 100 Points: 32,645, Level: 100
User owns 1x SNES Controller User owns 1x Nintendo 64 Controller
 
Alice's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Everett, Washington
Posts: 5,186

My Mood: Artistic
Thanks: 13
Thanked 23 Times in 21 Posts
Rep Power: 127
Alice has a brilliant futureAlice has a brilliant futureAlice has a brilliant futureAlice has a brilliant futureAlice has a brilliant futureAlice has a brilliant futureAlice has a brilliant futureAlice has a brilliant futureAlice has a brilliant futureAlice has a brilliant futureAlice has a brilliant future

Friend Codes

Awards Showcase
Member of the Month NFF Old Man Award NFF Annual Awards Level 100 Award NFF's 4th Annual Award Royalty Welcome Wagon Joker 
Total Awards: 14

Send a message via MSN to Alice Send a message via Skype™ to Alice 3DS Friend Code: 3711-7997-2642 PSN ID: ArktikAlice Xbox Live Gamertag: ArktikAlice
Profits are important to business, obviously.
Gotta get them dollas.
Dollas fo' days.

But for serious, SmartPhones could be a neat move, but I'm not holding my breath. As for the expanding market, hooray.
__________________



Quote:
Originally Posted by Gareth
I spend many lonely nights wishing Alice would lock me in my bedchamber and pleasure me!
Quote:
Originally Posted by SpiderRebelNews via Skype
There are too few hours in a day for things like 'eating'
Alice is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-08-2014, 05:48 PM   #6
Nintenduendo
Estupidez
Points: 16,499, Level: 82
Points: 16,499, Level: 82 Points: 16,499, Level: 82 Points: 16,499, Level: 82
User owns 1x Mega Man User owns 1x Super Mushroom
 
Nintenduendo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: West Virginia
Posts: 3,602

My Mood: Cold
Thanks: 30
Thanked 38 Times in 24 Posts
Rep Power: 176
Nintenduendo has a reputation beyond reputeNintenduendo has a reputation beyond reputeNintenduendo has a reputation beyond reputeNintenduendo has a reputation beyond reputeNintenduendo has a reputation beyond reputeNintenduendo has a reputation beyond reputeNintenduendo has a reputation beyond reputeNintenduendo has a reputation beyond reputeNintenduendo has a reputation beyond reputeNintenduendo has a reputation beyond reputeNintenduendo has a reputation beyond repute


Awards Showcase
Monster Poster NFF Annual Awards Profile of the Month Award NFF's 4th Annual Award Poster NFF Debater 
Total Awards: 6

Nintendo doesn't even have to release new games on smartphones. Give me an eShop app to where I can download Super Mario World and ALttP and I'll be happy.
__________________

Nintenduendo is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Who plans to pick up the One? Brandyn Microsoft Xbox 20 12-13-2013 02:08 AM
Zelda: Wind Waker HD took six months to develop jfreakofkorn Gaming News 1 10-10-2013 09:52 AM
North Korea plans to Nuke the US Megas75 WorldWide News, Politics & Religion 13 04-13-2013 02:14 PM
Who here plans on getting Mario Kart 3DS? TehSizzor Nintendo DS/DSI/3DS 9 12-06-2011 08:21 PM
Christmas Eve Plans TheLoveB4U General Chat 10 12-04-2011 01:51 PM

NFF Youtube Videos NFF Facebook page

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:22 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Nintendo Blog

Nintendofanforum.com is a Nintendo fansite and is not associated with or endorsed by Nintendo of America, Inc.
All trademarks and images belong to their respective owners.
Nintendo Wii