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Nintendo bids farewell to Wii U game console

Nintendo bids farewell to Wii U game console

By Grant Stoner | Staff Writer Nintendo will be releasing their latest console, the Nintendo Switch, to the masses in March. Yet, as we say hello to new adventures on the Switch, we must bid our final goodbyes to arguably one of the biggest console failures in recent years — the Wii U. Weeks ago, […]

Nintendo switches things up with next console

Nintendo switches things up with next console

By Grant Stoner | Staff Writer Last week, Nintendo unveiled their latest system to the masses, the Nintendo Switch. This new piece of hardware looks to bridge the gap between home entertainment and portability, both hallmarks of Nintendo consoles. The announcement trailer opens with a young man playing the long-awaited “The Legend of Zelda: Breath […]

‘Twilight Princess’ misses the mark twice

‘Twilight Princess’ misses the mark twice

By Zachary Landau | The Duquesne Duke It feels weird reviewing “The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD” considering the next entry in the franchise is releasing later this year. It conveys a lack of confidence in a product when a company rereleases one of its most commercially successful games in the lead up to […]

Nintendo names new president after Iwata’s passing

Nintendo names new president after Iwata’s passing

By Grant Stoner | the Duquesne Duke Early last week, Nintendo unveiled the name of its next president, Tatsumi Kimishima, after the untimely passing of former President and CEO Satoru Iwata. Prior to Iwata’s death, video gaming giant Nintendo had announced that a new console would be available to consumers within the next year, as […]