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Nintendo Chief Iwata: Wii U sales 'not bad'

Satoru Iwata says his company's new console is "selling steadily" but doesn't say if the hardware will hit the initial sales forecast of 5.5 million units by the end of March.

By January 7, 2013

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A mixed bag for Nintendo as Wii U sales hit 65K in August, analyst says

Sales for the US market are up 111 percent compared with the same period last year, but are dwarfed by the sheer number of PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles sold in the same period.

By September 8, 2014

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Nintendo's Iwata 'very sorry' for Wii U's launch omissions

Console buyers should be able to use all hardware features right away, says the president of Nintendo. They couldn't with the Wii U.

By November 29, 2012

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Nintendo posts another tough quarter as profits turn to losses

The company generated a loss during the three months that ended in June -- a contrast to the small profit a year earlier.

By July 30, 2014

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Adobe, Google deliver first pan-CJK open-source font

This free font integrates regionally appropriate Japanese, Chinese, and Korean language promises to be a boon to designers and developers.

By July 15, 2014

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Nintendo CEO to miss shareholders meeting after surgery

Satoru Iwata is recovering from surgery to remove a tumor but is already handling some work while on the mend.

By June 24, 2014

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Nintendo at E3 2014: Familiar faces, new games, and...toys

Can figurines be a way to save the Wii U? Nintendo seems to be banking heavily that they can in the middle of a early-life crisis for an embattled gaming console. That and a handful of familiar 3DS and Wii U games, with one or two surprises.

By June 10, 2014

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Nintendo to develop new consoles for emerging markets

Video game maker will design new hardware specifically for new markets rather than rebadging existing hardware.

By May 7, 2014

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Nintendo starts health business to improve your quality of life

The company also indicated that it plans to stay the course in gaming, despite its recent troubles.

By March 3, 2014

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Nintendo: Smartphones? Blech! It's all about the consoles

At a strategy briefing in Tokyo, Nintendo President Satoru Iwata vows that the company's turnaround plans don't involve mobile. Plus: Mario Kart 8 is coming in May.

By January 29, 2014