Nintendo Tweets Statement On Passing Of Namco Founder Masaya Nakamura

It was announced earlier today that Masaya Nakamura, the founder of Namco, sadly passed away at 91 years old. The Nintendo of America Twitter account has posted a short but heartfelt Tweet about his passing. The company advised that as a third party partner, Namco has been a big part of Nintendo's History, and also … Continue reading Nintendo Tweets Statement On Passing Of Namco Founder Masaya Nakamura

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Reggie Will Be On The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon Next Week

Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo of America's President, will be appearing as a guest on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon next Wednesday. Although it has been speculated that Super Mario Run could be on the agenda, It hasn't been confirmed what he will be talking about or promoting yet, so be sure to check it out … Continue reading Reggie Will Be On The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon Next Week

Treehouse Localisation Writer/Editor Samantha Robertson Has Accepted A New Position At Nintendo

Nintendo Treehouse's localisation writer/editor Samantha Robertson has announced via Twitter that she has accepted a new position within the company.  She has gone up in the ranks and has become an Assistant Manager on Nintendo Treehouse's Product Marketing Team. https://twitter.com/EditingEntropy/status/775057841929367552 https://twitter.com/EditingEntropy/status/775057937517600768 In additional Tweets, Samantha wrote: "Leaving loc's been a big change, but I've really enjoyed … Continue reading Treehouse Localisation Writer/Editor Samantha Robertson Has Accepted A New Position At Nintendo

Today Is The 55th Birthday of Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime

Today marks Nintendo of America President and COO Reggie Fils-Aime's 55th birthday. Reggie has been on Nintendo since December of 2003, when he was hired as Nintendo's Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. He was promoted to President and Chief Operating Officer on May 25th, 2006 when his predecessor, Tatsumi Kimishima, migrated to the … Continue reading Today Is The 55th Birthday of Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime

LinkedIn: Steve Okimoto, Senior Manager Of Developer Relations, Leaving Nintendo Of America

Emily Rogers, investigative sleuth and journalist, is reporting that Steve Okimoto is leaving Nintendo of America. Okimoto was Senior Manager of Developer Relations at NoA and has worked at the company since 1991. Rogers concludes that Nintendo of America's third party relations team will be shaken up, which could be a good thing. Steve Okimoto was in charge of third party relations during … Continue reading LinkedIn: Steve Okimoto, Senior Manager Of Developer Relations, Leaving Nintendo Of America

The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes Demo Coming Tomorrow

If you weren't able to get a hand on some of the codes for Nintendo's previous limited demo of The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes, you can take part in it tomorrow. Starting at 9 AM PST, Nintendo will release the demo for the general public on Nintendo 3DS's eShop. While players will be … Continue reading The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes Demo Coming Tomorrow

Nintendo America Is Taking Over Cake Wars On Food Network, July 20th

https://twitter.com/Super_D3/status/621782222316699648 It would seem as though Nintendo of America is preparing to take over American reality TV show, Cake Wars. For those not in the know, the show see's a number of bakers compete to have their speciality cakes showcased at various special events. I'm not sure what Nintendo of America is planning to do on … Continue reading Nintendo America Is Taking Over Cake Wars On Food Network, July 20th

Nintendo Breaks Silence, Reaffirms Commitment To Iwata’s Dreams

In Nintendo of America's first social media posts since yesterday's solemn social media blackout, they have dedicated themselves to continuing Iwata's legacy and honoring the late CEO. The Facebook and Twitter posts (seen below) reaffirm their commitments to Iwata and Iwata's Nintendo, saying "they will spend every day trying to honor him and what he … Continue reading Nintendo Breaks Silence, Reaffirms Commitment To Iwata’s Dreams

Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo Of America President, Comments On Iwata’s Death

Today has been a mournful day for the internet -- between Nintendo's voluntary social media blackout and the avalanche of tributes to honor Satoru Iwata, there is no doubt he will be warmly remembered. While Shigeru Miyamoto had previously released a statement, Reggie Fils-Aime (president and COO at Nintendo of America) issued one of his own, … Continue reading Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo Of America President, Comments On Iwata’s Death

Nintendo Goes On A Social Media Blackout To Mourn Satoru Iwata

The entire gaming industry is in mourning over the death of the legendary Satoru Iwata, including Nintendo of America. In response of the tragedy, the American headquarters for Nintendo has decided to go dark, halting all social media posts for the day. Check out the Facebook and Twitter posts below: Satoru Iwata passed away July … Continue reading Nintendo Goes On A Social Media Blackout To Mourn Satoru Iwata