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Nintendo's new boss faces the most pivotal year in the company's history

One of the first things that Tatsumi Kimishima, the newly-appointed CEO of Nintendo, said in his new role is that "it's wrong to lead a gaming …

Retrogaming

Nintendo patents controller with shoulder scroll wheels

Nintendo has patented a new controller design that features scroll wheels on its top two shoulders.The patent document appeared online yesterday …

Retrogaming

Nintendo NX: New Trademark Suggests Handheld Support With Outward Facing Linear Image Sensors « GamingBolt.com: Video Game News, Reviews, Previews and Blog

Because Nintendo isn’t talking, most of what we’ve been able to gather about the Nintendo NX is from several different patent applications that have …

Gear & Gadgets

Yet another Nintendo patent: handheld with outward-facing linear image sensors

Fans have been on a Nintendo patent hunt over the past few days. A filing for <b>clickable scroll wheel shoulder buttons</b> was found on Thursday, followed …

Nintendo NX Home System Specs Similar To Xbox One And PlayStation 4?

A new video game console from Nintendo is in the pipeline, and with that, the rumor floodgates have opened. The latest rumor claims the Nintendo NX …

Bouncing Radio Waves Off Titan's Lakes Activity

<i>This activity is related to a Teachable Moment from Sept. 12, 2017. See "A Moment You Won't Want to Miss: Cassini's Daring Mission Finale Between the</i> …

Astronomy

Nintendo NX: Why Not Having An Optical Drive Could Potentially Work In The Big N’s Favor « GamingBolt.com: Video Game News, Reviews, Previews and Blog

Earlier today, we reported that Nintendo is planning on releasing a disc less console, at least according to some patent filings. For a while, it was …

Retrogaming

Analyst speculates that the Nintendo NX could be a social VR platform - NintendoToday

Financial analyst Digi-Capital believes Nintendo may be developing their own VR platform in the form of the Nintendo NX.

Retrogaming

Dragon Quest XI and Dragon Quest X Ports For Nintendo's NX Under Consideration (UPDATED)

Square Enix had a last surprise in store at the end of the livestreamed presentation that saw the announcement of <i>Dragon Quest XI</i> and of the PS4 …

Gaming Consoles

Is the PS4’s true competitor set to be the Nintendo NX?

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Final Fantasy XIV could still come to Xbox One, possibly NX

Jury is out<p>The ability to play <i>Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn</i> on the PC, PS3, and PS4 platforms, and have them all coexist together on the <b>same</b> …

Nintendo NX: Hardware Specs, Games, Third Party Support And Everything You Need To Know « GamingBolt.com: Video Game News, Reviews, Previews and Blog

Earlier this year, Nintendo confirmed and gave name to something that we had long known was coming anyway- their new console. It wasn’t much of a …

Nintendo patent application shows no optical disc drive in new console

Nintendo has filed a patent application for a console that has no optical disc drive, kicking up all sorts of speculation among enthusiasts of what the company's next piece of hardware could look like or do.<p>The filing, made in February, was published on Thursday. Its schematic diagrom (pictured) …

Eight things insects – those unsung heroes – do for us

The UK has over 20,000 species of insect, but their numbers are declining sharply. Here are some of the many reasons we should protect them<p>If you ask the average person what their favourite insect is, chances are you may not receive an enthusiastic response. Insects are not necessarily something we …

Giant old galaxies, not Milky Ways, are best for life to thrive

<i>Giant elliptical galaxies like NGC 1316 might be good for harbouring life (Image: NASA, ESA, and The Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA))</i><p>The cosmos may …

Universe

Ask Ethan #99: How do we know the age of the Universe?

And are there independent ways to check?<p><i>“Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.” -</i>Stanislaw Jerzy Lec<p>Each week at Starts With A Bang, …

Nasa confirms discovery of exoplanet just 21 light years away

Dubbed HD 219134b our newly discovered neighbour is 1.6 times the size of Earth<p>Fri, Jul 31, 2015, 11:40 Updated: Fri, Jul 31, 2015, 11:48<p>Astronomers …

Is this a human standing on the moon?

A particularly keen-eyed internet user was using the Google Moon programme, (which is like Google Maps, but on the moon) and became concerned when he …

Google Maps