[HONG KONG] When two Spanish footballers took to the controls of Fifa 20 after the coronavirus pandemic saw their La Liga match cancelled, a stadium-sized virtual audience watched online...

[TOKYO] Gamers breathed a sigh of relief on Wednesday after the end of a network outage that affected Nintendo's online games, with internet-based systems under increasing pressure from people...

[TOKYO] Japanese gaming giant Nintendo said Friday there would be no fresh model of its hot-selling Switch console this year, dashing the hopes of fans eager for a new version.

[TOKYO] Nintendo CEO Shuntaro Furukawa said the gaming company has no plans to launch a new Switch model this year.

NINTENDO Co Ltd unveiled its first Japanese store on Tuesday in Tokyo's trendy Shibuya shopping district, in a step towards greater commercialisation of its cast of popular characters.

[TOKYO] Shares in Nintendo jumped almost 7 per cent on Friday, a day after the Japanese gaming company reported strong demand for a low-cost version of its hybrid home-portable Switch console.

NINTENDO Co reported fiscal second-quarter profit that beat analyst estimates helped by the boost to software sales from the introduction of the Switch Lite model.

[TOKYO] Nintendo Co can finally claim a mega-hit smartphone game with its new Mario Kart Tour, which has been downloaded 123.9 million times in its first month and comfortably eclipsed the company...

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GADGETS have rarely mattered less to Nintendo Co.

[ZURICH] Heidi and Super Mario may not seem to have much in common but anime and video game aficionados will detect the signature style of Japanese character designer Yoichi Kotabe in both.