Iwata served as one of Nintendo's top executives for more than a decade, as the company faced increasing competition from Microsoft and Sony.
CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman travels to Europe for his annual Road Trip adventure. This year, he'll check out the coolest technology, aviation, and cyber-sights the Old World has to offer.
Nintendo hasn't announced any plans to pursue virtual reality in any upcoming game system, but Nintendo's roots are already deep in all the pieces that could make it work.
Sony reminds gamers at the Electronic Entertainment Expo that while it may not have the most original lineup, it will offer the most bang for your buck.
Some of the biggest companies in the video game industry are vying to become the leaders in the next big thing: toys that interact with video games.
Demand for the video game company's real-world figurines that interact with video games, called Amiibo, still far outstrips supply.
The Japanese game maker leaves us in the dark on its blockbuster projects, but finds time to get goofy with its 3DS handheld. Yes, puppets were involved.
The Japanese game maker is hosting an online-only press conference to talk about its Wii U game console, 3DS handheld and other future plans.
Ahead of the E3 gaming conference in Los Angeles next week, Google aims to level up with a competitor to the gaming video service it reportedly tried to buy last year.
Nearly 60 titles are disappearing from Netflix in May, but nearly 60 titles are being added. Find out what to stream while you can and what you have to look forward to here.
Humans aren't the only ones who like to befriend wizards, battle dragons and drink mead with dwarves. Man's best friend gets in on the elf-bonding action in this awesome art tribute to dogs, dice and D&D.