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Nintendo's market value has doubled since Pokémon Go release

Nintendo’s shares soared another 14.4% on Tuesday, with its market cap more than doubling to $42.5 billion (4.5 trillion yen) since the launch of Pokémon Go on July 6. To put the numbers into perspective, Nintendo is now worth more than Sony, which has a market value of $40 billion. Pokémon Go is now available
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Nintendo is thinking about making game controllers for smartphones and tablets

Nintendo executive Shinya Takahashi stated recently that it’s possible the Japan-based game developer could create controllers for smartphones and tablets in the future. Polygon reports that Takahashi, Nintendo’s general manager of entertainment planning and development, brought up the notion at the company’s annual general shareholders. “Physical controllers for smart device applications are available in the
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Nintendo Miitomo Game Guide: Make friends and play dress up!

Nintendo has stepped out of the Miiverse and into your iPhone. Make friends and play dress up! When I heard that Nintendo was finally launching an official iOS app, I was so excited, hoping for some sort of Pokemon for the iPhone. Boy, was I disappointed when I found out it was just a social
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Miitomo, Nintendo's first smartphone app, launches in the U.S. on March 31

U.S. audiences will finally get a chance to download and use Nintendo’s first smartphone app, Miitomo, on Thursday, March 31. The app will be released for both Android and iOS after a successful launch in Japan earlier this month. The free-to-play app is not a game, but rather a chat program that uses Nintendo’s Mii
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Nintendo's first smartphone app, Miitomo, will launch in Japan on March 17

Nintendo plans to launch its first smartphone app, Miitomo, on March 17 in Japan. The app was first announced several months ago and pre-registrations began in February. The launch announcement in Japan was made via Twitter: スマホアプリ『Miitomo』の配信開始日が、2016年3月17日(木)に決定しました。なお、事前登録については3月16日の昼12時に受付終了しますので、お早めにご登録ください。 https://t.co/YbsKcr8qM7 pic.twitter.com/bTATmK1qHi — 任天堂株式会社 (@Nintendo) March 11, 2016 Miitomo was designed to be a chat experience using the
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