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  1. Nintendo wins appeals court patent fightRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Business Journal

    "Nintendo's track record demonstrates that we vigorously defend patent lawsuits, particularly when the patents are being stretched beyond the inventors' ideas,"said Richard Medway ,Nintendo of America's vice president and deputy general counsel, in a statement. Last year, Redmond-based Nintendo of America notched four court victories, including: one in late June, when it claimed a win over Triton Tech of Texas.

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  2. Microsoft Plans A Virtual Reality Headset For Xbox One To Compete With The Oculus RiftRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... reality, though it may take a more cautious approach. Certainly, it's something we're looking at," Nintendo of America's president and chief operating officer Reggie Fils-Aime told GameSpot back in June . "We look at a wide range of technologies. ...

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  3. Nintendo wins patent troll's appeal and can keep selling the Wii URead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | VentureBeat

    ... court has agreed with that finding during the appeal. "We are pleased with the court's determination," Nintendo of America deputy general counsel Richard Medway said. "Nintendo's track record demonstrates that we vigorously defend patent lawsuits, ...

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  4. Nintendo Wins Appeal: Creative Kingdomsa Patents InvalidRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Business Wire

    ... Nintendo's Wii and Wii U systems. "We are pleased with the court's determination," said Richard Medway, Nintendo of America's vice president and deputy general counsel. "Nintendo's track record demonstrates that we vigorously defend patent lawsuits, ...

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  5. Toys R Us: Lucario amiibo pre-orders not being canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Joystiq

    ... issues from this morning followed a list of ongoing concerns regarding future amiibo availability; Nintendo of America said earlier this month that some amiibo figures will " likely will not return to market" following initial shipments. Subsequent ...

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  6. For Nintendo, Amiibo Action Figures Trump Smartphone Game PushRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Wall Street Journal

    ... saying that it can find stable sources of revenue elsewhere, including through robust sales of amiibo. Nintendo of America's Reggie Fils-Aime spoke to the WSJ recently about amiibo and Nintendo's broader strategy. Watch the video below: ...

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  7. Nintendo: Amiibo sales on par with Smash in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Joystiq

    ... to the publisher. In November, the console fighter sold "nearly 710,000" units going by NPD data, and Nintendo of America said amiibo sales are "approximately equal" to those of the game. This week's seen Nintendo tiptoe around the subject of some ...

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  8. Tech leadership honored at PSBJ's 2014 CIO-CTO AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Business Journal

    Ingvar Petursson, CFO of Nintendo of America, during the Puget Sound Business Journal 2014 CIO-CTO Awards at the Bell Harbor Conference Center in Seattle, Wednesday Dec. 10, 2014. Technology has become an integral part of all companies.

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  9. Nintendo issues further statement on Amiibo shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Joystiq

    "Certain sold-out Amiibo may return" to store shelves at some point, according to a new Nintendo of America statement provided to Joystiq last night. That may offer hope to those hunting down the rarest toys, but it doesn't necessarily run counter to earlier statements indicating "other [less popular] figures likely will not return to the market once they have sold through their initial shipment."

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  10. Nintendo of Europe to keep 'regular supply' of AmiibosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Joystiq

    ... Amiibo are currently available in the European market." The statement runs slightly counter to that of Nintendo of America yesterday , which acknowledged that "d ue to shelf space constraints, other figures likely will not return to the market once ...

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  11. Nintendo: We'll 'likely' phase out some Amiibo after first runRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Joystiq

    Nintendo of America confirmed this week some Amiibo toys "likely will not return to market," following a retailer's claim that the publisher had officially discontinued the Marth, Wii Fit Trainer and Villager figures. In a statement provided to several sites including Wired , Kotaku and Destructoid , Nintendo said it'll aim to keep the "most popular" figures available, but that there's only so much shelf space to go around.

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  12. Mario Maker Trailer: Do the MarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | WWBN-FM Burton

    Nintendo's newest trailer for Mario Maker not only focuses on the creation of levels in the Mushroom Kingdom, but also how you alter stages on the fly to keep the mustached plumber going. This latest gameplay footage of Mario Maker starts off with an introduction by Nintendo of America's President and COO, Reggie Fils-Aime, describing some of the things the Big N has in store for 2015.

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  13. This Week In The Business: Warping RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Kotaku

    ... Score of 8.5 or better. Nintendo made 17 of those games." - Scott Moffitt, EVP of sales & marketing at Nintendo of America, talking about why Nintendo's fans are better than other console fans . "The utter magic of the direct-sales digital ...

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  14. Watch The Game Awards live tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | GamesIndustry.biz

    Geoff Keighley will host the first ever Game Awards tonight live from Las Vegas, and you can watch them right here at 9PM EST/6PM PST. Expect trailers, game announcements and gushing speeches from the ceremony, which has the backing of industry heavyweights like Reggie Fils-Aime, president and chief operating officer of Nintendo of America; Yves Guillemot, CEO, Ubisoft; Hideo Kojima; Shawn Layden, CEO, Sony Computer Entertainment America; Peter Moore, EA COO; Xbox boss Phil Spencer; Martin Tremblay, president, Warner Bros.

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  15. Now You're Playing with Portable Power in Ultimate NES Remix for Nintendo 3DSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Sys-Con Media

    ... decades later, NES games are once again making a big splash this holiday season," said Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America's executive vice president of Sales & Marketing. "Whether you're buying gifts for the fan in the family who fondly remembers ...

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  16. 'Chasm' Also Coming To PS4, Recruits Former Nintendo Exec - ScreensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | WorthPlaying

    ... to business deal negotiations to scoping out new business opportunities. This past August, Adelman left Nintendo of America after 9 years at the company to work directly with independent developers to help them achieve their business goals across ...

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  17. PSA: Nintendo investigating Wii U error code issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Joystiq

    ... the ability of the system to function properly" for a "small percentage of consumers playing Wii U," Nintendo of America told Joystiq. The reported issues varied from a loss of data to games on the system being unplayable entirely, issues that ...

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  18. Captain Toad and Toadette Are Ready for Adventure in Captain Toad: Treasure TrackerRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Business Wire

    ... available this holiday season grows even more with Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker ," said Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America's executive vice president of Sales & Marketing. "This charming new IP joins the ranks of fun family franchises that can ...

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  19. Actor who wore Donkey Kong costume for L.A. Zoo event sues NintendoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Los Angeles Times

    ... while wearing a Donkey Kong costume during a video game launch event at the Los Angeles Zoo last year. (Nintendo of America) Man who wore a Donkey Kong costume for event at L.A. Zoo sues Nintendo after he said he became ill from stress Attorneys for ...

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  20. A Newly Published Nintendo Patent Suggests The Company Might Finally Be Waking UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... which let people play its games on unsanctioned devices. I In a Q&A with Re/code's Eric Johnson , Nintendo of America's President and COO Reggie Fils-Aime said, "It hasn't changed our philosophy, which continues to be that we believe that it's best ...

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