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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella believes Pokémon Go is good for HoloLens

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella was recently interviewed by CNBC's "Squawk on the Street," and admitted that Nintendo's Pokémon Go game is good for HoloLens and the AR industry on a whole.
Gaming

Fans develop first-ever game for prototype 'Nintendo PlayStation'

Months after a one-of-a-kind "Nintendo PlayStation" console was discovered and restored to working condition, die-hard SNES fans have crafted a homebrew game compatible with Nintendo's unreleased SNES CD-ROM peripheral.
Gaming

Pokémon Go wearable pre-orders are selling for over $100 bucks on eBay

Obsessed Pokémon Go players are spending upwards of $100 on eBay auctions selling guaranteed pre-orders for a wearable peripheral that retails for $35.
Gaming

Nintendo shares skyrocket in the wake Of ‘Pokémon Go’ release

Pokémon Go is already a global phenomenon, and it may even come to save one of the world's most recognizable game developers. Following the game's release the company's stock price has increased by 25 percent.
Gaming

Catch ’em all day long? ‘Pokémon Go’ will soon see improved battery life

'Pokémon Go' can really tax your phone's battery, but developer Niantic is working on an update to help you catch 'em all for longer. Fixes for audio glitches and coin-related issues are also in the works.
Gaming

Server overloads cause Pokémon Go global rollout to halt

On Thursday evening, server overloads caused Niantic Labs to halt its international rollout of the massively popular new game to countries including the United Kingdom and the Netherlands.
Gaming

Nintendo’s next-generation NX console could debut during Gamescom next month

The latest rumor regarding Nintendo's unannounced NX console is that it may appear at Gamescom in Germany next month. Nintendo is slated to attend the show, but the console could also be revealed in a special "preview" event.
Gaming

'Azure Striker Gunvolt' and 3DS sequel to be bundled in upcoming retail edition

A sequel to the acclaimed Nintendo 3DS platformer Azure Striker Gunvolt will hit the 3DS eShop in September alongside the retail-exclusive series compilation Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack.
Gaming

Final ‘Splatoon’ Splatfest event pits Callie against Marie

Splatoon's sixteenth Splatfest will be its last, as Nintendo announced that the final community event for its ink-slinging Wii U third-person shooter will take place worldwide in July.
Gaming

Japanese trailer for ‘Pokémon Sun’ and ‘Pokémon Moon’ reveals 7 new critters

Nintendo has given Pokémon trainers their first look at seven new pocket monsters waiting to be captured in the upcoming games Sun and Moon, including one of its four island deities.
Computing

Dolphin 5.0 is here, and brings with it awesome improvements

After nearly two-and-a-half years, and countless hours of bug testing, Dolphin 5.0 is here, and brings with it a slew of new features and big fixes making it one of the best and most stable emulators out right now.
Gaming

Can’t go too fast: Nintendo is giving away ‘Mario & Sonic’ prizes to active fans

Mario & Sonic are competing in this year's Olympic games, and Nintendo is giving you a chance to compete, as well, with a chance to win some sweet prizes. Take a picture of yourself playing an Olympic sport like soccer or beach…