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  1. Review: Kirby strikes gold in 'Rainbow Curse'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This photo provided by Nintendo of America shows a scene from the video game "Kirby and the Rainbow Curse," , in which the title character explores an underground level. Photo: Nintendo Of America, AP Nintendo's Kirby is just a pink sphere with feet, arms, eyes and a mouth.


  2. Fan-made Mother 4 gets a gameplay trailerRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Eurogamer

    ... 4 team is not affiliated, associated, authorised, endorsed by, or in any way officially connected with Nintendo of America Inc., Shigesato Itoi, HAL Laboratory, Inc., or any of its subsidiaries or its affiliates," the developers stated. Worst case ...


  3. 'Kirby and the Rainbow Curse' review: Rolling right alongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 |

    (This review is based on a digital copy of Kirby and the Rainbow Curse provided for free by Nintendo of America.) When Kirby: Canvas Curse was released early in the original Nintendo DS's life cycle back in 2005, it almost single-handedly legitimized ...


  4. The Studio Behind Smash Bros. And Kirby, HAL Laboratory Turns 35 TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Kotaku

    ... of Kirby games , and the company's former president is the president and CEO of Nintendo and the CEO of Nintendo of America.


  5. Here's why Nintendo didn't launch the smaller New Nintendo 3DS in North AmericaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Polygon

    ... of interchangeable faceplates. "We think New Nintendo 3DS XL makes the most sense for our market," said Nintendo of America in a statement to Polygon last month, when asked why the regular New 3DS wasn't coming to North America. As for the system's ...


  6. The NES Was Once So Rare You Could Only Get It In Two CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Kotaku

    ... Instead, it was launched very slowly, and very carefully (you can read more about these early days for Nintendo of America here ). First in New York, and then in Los Angeles, in only a handful of stores. Things moved so slowly, in fact, that in 1985 ...


  7. Nintendo is working on an app to bring your Miis to social networksRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Polygon

    ... was exploring the possibility of making its hardware compatible with smartphone apps . Later that year, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime said that the company was experimenting with "little experiences" designed to "drive you back to ...


  8. Nintendo finally gets the 3-D right with its new 3DS consoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Los Angeles Times

    ... its 3DS hardware and released a revamped version of the game "The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask." (Nintendo of America) When Nintendo released its hand-held 3 DS system in 2011, the tiny machine packed a neat trick. It allowed for 3-D - without the ...


  9. Wii, A Gateway To New Experiences, NintendoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 |

    ... an MSRP of $249.99. "The diversity of the Wii Menu has something for both gamers and non-gamers," says Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime. "The options exist to help introduce current non-players to Wii and help us bring gaming to the ...


  10. Seeking Patent Protection on Computer Implemented Inventions?...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | JD Supra

    ... disclose an algorithm employed in a computer-implemented invention. Triton Tech of Texas, LLC v. Nintendo of America, Inc. , 111 USPQ2d 1396 (Fed. Cir. 2014). There was no dispute that algorithms for performing the claimed invention were well known. ...


  11. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Business Wire

    ... consistently mentioned as a favorite entry in The Legend of Zelda series by many," said Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America's executive vice president of Sales & Marketing. "With the launch of this new enhanced version and New Nintendo 3DS XL on the ...


  12. What Nintendo's Harry Potter Game Could Have Looked LikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | IGN

    ... in digging up details on cancelled or unreleased games. Their latest finding shows that in 1998, Nintendo of America had one week to pitch Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling for the rights to the Harry Potter universe. When the company heard the ...


  13. New Nintendo 3DS XL review: A nice upgrade, but not a required oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 |

    (Note: This review is based on a New Nintendo 3DS XL review unit provided free of charge by Nintendo of America.) As sure as sugar is sweet and puppies are cute, Nintendo is practically guaranteed to update the same handheld gaming hardware several ...


  14. Nintendo's YouTube Revenue-Sharing Policy Is Here - With Lots of Strings Attached.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Re/code

    ... at the moment, and may take "up to three business days." In an interview with Re/code at E3 last year, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime said one possible concern is videos of the company's family-friendly characters with a lot of ...


  15. 2.8-magnitude earthquake strikes near RedmondRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | King County Journal

    ... say their monitors shook about an hour and a half ago or so," emailed Jim Gibons, senior buyer at Nintendo of America Inc. at 4600 150th Ave. N.E. The Reporter will add to this story as more information becomes available. Residents who felt the ...


  16. Apex Series 2015: Format, Live Stream, Prize Money for Super Smash Bros. EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | BleacherReport

    The Apex 2015 will bring the event to the east coast and expectations for a phenomenal show are hitting a new gear. creator Nintendo of America.


  17. Metroid Prime TrilogyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 |

    ... original Metroid Prime and Metroid Prime 2 as New Play Control editions previously released in Japan. Nintendo of America discontinued Metroid Prime Trilogy on January 8th, 2010; less than half a year after the compilation was released. Nintendo of ...


  18. Smash Bros. creator Sakurai also has trouble tracking down amiiboRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Joystiq

    ... local retailers in Japan in the hopes of tracking down Meta Knight, Sheik, Lucario, and Rosalina & Luma. Nintendo of America announced last year that it would phase out many amiibo after an initial print run, leading to shortages and price hikes on ...


  19. Conservative, stuffy old Nintendo and its weird habit of wild radicalismRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Polygon

    ... they just smile down at me, like I'm asking to meet the Tooth Fairy. If you walk through the offices at Nintendo of America, the desks are covered with knickknacks and toys, just like any other game industry place of work. The only difference is ...


  20. Smash Tourney Organizer Steps Down Amid Sexual Harassment AllegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Kotaku

    ... six years now, made a big splash earlier this month after the organizers announced plans to partner with Nintendo of America-a monumental move for the competitive Smash Bros. community. But over the past two days, a number of people have come out ...