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August 3, 2022, 6:42 PM

Nintendo's profit rises despite shortages of computer chips

The game maker's profit last quarter rose 28% from a year earlier.
August 3, 2022, 6:42 PM
Nintendo's profit rises despite shortages of computer chips
1 year ago

Universal Studios introduces Super Nintendo World

Universal Studios Japan has opened a Mario-themed attraction, currently operating at reduced capacity with timed tickets to enter the area.
1 year ago
Universal Studios introduces Super Nintendo World
2 years ago

A look inside Super Nintendo World ahead of its much-anticipated opening

The new theme park, featuring Mario Kart races and other attractions based on Nintendo games, is set to open Feb. 4 after being delayed due to the coronavirus outbreak.
2 years ago
A look inside Super Nintendo World ahead of its much-anticipated opening
2 years ago

Vintage Super Mario Bros. video game sells for $114,000

Sale underscored the enduring popularity of entertainment created decades ago.
2 years ago
2 years ago

Super Nintendo World’s opening delayed due to COVID-19

The much-anticipated park was scheduled to open this summer at Universal Studios Japan in Osaka.
2 years ago
Super Nintendo World’s opening delayed due to COVID-19
3 years ago

Passengers on Southwest flight get Nintendo Switch

Many of the passengers were headed to Comic Con.
3 years ago
Passengers on Southwest flight get Nintendo Switch
3 years ago

Nintendo profit jumps 39% on Switch software sales

Annual sales rose 14% to 1.2 trillion yen ($10.7 billion).
3 years ago
Nintendo profit jumps 39% on Switch software sales
4 years ago

Nintendo's quarterly profit rises on hit Switch games

Quarterly sales totaled 608.4 billion yen ($5.6 billion), up 26 percent.
4 years ago
Nintendo's quarterly profit rises on hit Switch games
5 years ago

Check out some last minute stocking stuffers from Nintendo

ABC News demos some new and classic video games like "Super Mario Odyssey" and "Donkey Kong Country" on the Super Nintendo Classic Edition.
5 years ago
Check out some last minute stocking stuffers from Nintendo
5 years ago

Baseball team creates real live 'Super Mario' game

Minor league baseball team the Memphis Redbirds turned a wall on the outfield into an interactive version of the classic game "Super Mario Bros.," allowing fans to play Mario.
5 years ago
Baseball team creates real live 'Super Mario' game
5 years ago

Nintendo debuts new 2DS XL

ABC News' Charli James checks out the latest release from Nintendo that will be available to purchase on July 28, 2017.
5 years ago
Nintendo debuts new 2DS XL
5 years ago

Nintendo Switch hits stores

The gaming giant unveils new console that enables gamers to play on the go.
5 years ago
Nintendo Switch hits stores
6 years ago

Real-Life Mario Kart Hits Tokyo Streets

Akiba Kart customers can cruise around town in a go-kart dressed as their favorite Super Mario characters.
6 years ago
Real-Life Mario Kart Hits Tokyo Streets
6 years ago

Driving a Real-Life Mario Kart in the Streets of Tokyo

In Tokyo's Akihabara district, video game culture is part of reality.
6 years ago
Driving a Real-Life Mario Kart in Tokyo
6 years ago

Man Mugged While Playing 'Pokemon Go' Captures His Attack on Live Video

A Pokemon Go user was mugged near Central Park in New York and live streamed the attack while playing the game.
6 years ago
Man Mugged While Live-Streaming 'Pokemon Go'
6 years ago

Pokemon GO Linked to Distracted Driving, Study Suggests

Augmented reality game was a viral hit this year.
6 years ago
Pokemon GO Linked to Distracted Driving, Study Suggests
6 years ago

21-Year-Old Man Arrested for Playing Pokemon Go in Russian Church

Punk collective band Pussy Riot tweeted in support of the vlogger.
6 years ago
21-Year-Old Man Arrested for Playing Pokemon Go in Russian Church
6 years ago

'Pokemon Go' Launches in Brazil Ahead of Olympics

Roughly 30 nations are able to play the popular mobile app.
6 years ago
'Pokemon Go' Launches in Brazil Ahead of Olympics
6 years ago

Pikachu Monument Mysteriously Shows Up in New Orleans Park

The statue appears to be made of fiberglass.
6 years ago
Pikachu Monument Mysteriously Shows Up in Park
6 years ago

Pokemon Go Creators Face Lawsuit Over Players' Trespassing

A man says the virtual creatures were placed on his property without permission.
6 years ago
Pokemon Go Creators Face Lawsuit Over Players' Trespassing
6 years ago
Iowa Football Player Mistaken for Robber During 'Pokemon Go' Game in Park
6 years ago

What a Brain Surgeon's Virtual Reality Tool and Pokemon Go Have in Common

The tech pinpoints brain structures using a tech similar to Pokemon Go.
6 years ago
What a Brain Surgeon's VR Tool and Pokemon Go Have in Common
6 years ago

Teen Who Survived Lightning Strike While Playing 'Pokemon Go' Speaks Out

Cameron Poimboeuf, 15, recalled, "everything went black."
6 years ago
Teen Survives Lightning Strike While Playing 'Pokemon Go'
6 years ago

13 Ridiculous Things People Have Reportedly Done for 'Pokemon Go'

Among the bizarre list are: jumping out of your car in the middle of a street, asking your girlfriend to hold a train for you and quitting your job to play full-time.
6 years ago
13 Ridiculous Things People Have Done for 'Pokemon Go'
6 years ago

Largest Pokemon Go Event Takes Over San Francisco Streets

Thousands of "Pokemon Go" players swarmed the streets of San Francisco, CA to play the wildly popular game over 3.5 miles for nearly seven hours.
6 years ago
San Francisco Becomes Pokemon Go Gold Mine
6 years ago
Caught on Cam: Distracted 'Pokemon Go' Driver Crashes Into Police Car
6 years ago

Expert Talks Dangers and Safety Tips for Children With Pokemon Go

As millions become obsessed with Pokemon Go, concerns arise that its cutting-edge technology is having the unintended effect of luring kids into dangerous areas.
6 years ago
How to Keep Kids Safe Playing Pokemon Go
6 years ago

Pokemon Go: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Weigh In

The 2016 candidates weighed in on the latest craze.
6 years ago
Trump and Clinton Talk Pokemon Go
6 years ago

Marine Veterans Help Catch Attempted Murder Suspect While Playing Pokemon Go, Police Say

Seth Ortega and Javier Soch witnessed the suspect approach two mothers and their children at a park in Fullerton, California.
6 years ago
Marine Veterans Help Catch Attempted Murder Suspect While Playing Pokemon Go, Police Say
6 years ago

2 Former Marines Playing 'Pokemon Go' Help Catch Attempted Murder Suspect in California, Police Say

The two men were playing the game when "a suspicious man" caught their eyes.
6 years ago
Former Marines Playing 'Pokemon Go' Help Catch Attempted Murder Suspect, Police Say
6 years ago

Indiana Animal Shelter Enlists Help of Pokemon Go Players to Walk Dogs

An animal shelter in Muncie, Indiana, is now enlisting Pokemon Go players to help walk the shelter's dogs as they train, battle and hunt for Pokemon.
6 years ago
Animal Shelter Enlists Pokemon Go Players to Walk Dogs
6 years ago

Entrepreneurial Team Creates Ride Service Business for Pokemon Go Players

Penn. group profits off of Pokemon trainers trying to catch 'em all.
6 years ago
Entrepreneurs Create Ride Service for Pokemon Go Players
6 years ago

Hit App Pokemon Go Raises Security Concerns for Google Account Holders

The app "erroneously" requests full access to users' Google accounts.
6 years ago
Pokemon Go Raises Security Concerns for Google Account Holders
6 years ago

All the Strange Places Pokemon Go Gyms Can Be Found, Including White House and Pentagon

Pokemon trainers have begun congregating for battle at the Pentagon.
6 years ago
All the Strange Places Pokemon Go Gyms Can Be Found
6 years ago

Officials Urge Caution as Pokémon App Sweeps Nation

Authorities nationwide are urging users to stay vigilant when playing the game.
6 years ago
Officials Urge Caution as Pokémon App Sweeps Nation