Tag: Satoru Iwata

Nintendo President: “We Still Think Retailers are Important”

Digital distribution and cloud gaming has been a subject in the spotlight of late, and while Nintendo echo the sentiments of industry players about the want or need for some sort of a digital distributed future, the Nintendo president has stressed that Nintendo still value the ‘high-street retailer’. Talking to The Independant [as cited by GIBiz] Nintendo president, Satoru Iwata explained that Nintendo are…

Nintendo President Assures Wii U Graphics Can Compete With Next-Gen Consoles

In the recent Nintendo shareholders meeting, the Nintendo president assured investors that the Wii U’s graphics will be able to compete with the next generation of consoles. GamesIndustryBiz report that Satoru Iwata was responding to an attendee who voiced their concern about the Wii U eventually being neglected by third-party companies as was the case with the Wii  in the later…