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How to compete in Nintendo's first world championship in 25 years

These are the eight Best Buy stores across the US holding qualifying events.

By May 19, 2015

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Nintendo revives its World Championships, all our dreams come true (Tomorrow Daily 179)

We don't think we could be any more excited at Nintendo's announcement it will be bringing back its World Championships, which haven't occurred since 1990. Even though it's 25 years later, we still hope the grand prize is a Power Glove.

By May 14, 2015

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Nintendo World Championships return after 25-year hiatus (Tomorrow Daily 179)

On today's show, Khail and Ashley go nuts over Nintendo's World Championship revival, check out Sony's fancy new light bulb with a bluetooth speaker inside and assess the worth of a class designed to help you take better pictures of food.

By May 14, 2015

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IeSF reverses position on male-only e-sports championships

After receiving criticism for its male-only e-sports championships, the International e-Sports Federation has opened those tournaments to all comers.

By July 2, 2014

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Satoru Iwata, Nintendo's global president, dies at 55

Iwata served as one of Nintendo's top executives for more than a decade, as the company faced increasing competition from Microsoft and Sony.

By July 12, 2015

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Rare Nintendo World Championships cart fetching $5K on eBay

The cartridge, if real, is one of only 116 Nintendo produced for an event back in 1990.

By January 24, 2014

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Square gives Magic Johnson a seat on its board

"I am ready to get to work," says the basketball legend. The financial services company hopes to tap Johnson's competitiveness and experience in local business.

By June 17, 2015

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Football, soccer and...Super Smash Bros? E-sports becoming a big business

Competitive gameplay in video games has gone from niche to near-mainstream sport in just a decade.

By June 16, 2015

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Samsung Galaxy S6 comes with free Fleksy keyboard app for fast texting

The app used by Brazilian teen Marcel Fernandes Filho to set the Guinness world record for knocking out a text is free to Galaxy S6 users via Samsung Gifts.

By March 1, 2015

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Nvidia unveils GeForce GTX 980, 970 GPUs using Maxwell chips

The GPU leader in the high-end gaming PC market has two new powerhouse components to sell ahead of the flurry of fall video game releases.

By September 18, 2014