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Nintendo Southwest Partership
2013-12-02 12:02:56

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Passengers aboard a Southwest Airlines flight from New Orleans to Dallas last week received a happy surprise when the iconic Nintendo mascot Mario showed up to give everyone on the plane a free Wii U gaming system. The surprise signaled the start of a partnership between the two companies that will include gaming lounges in some of the nation’s busiest airports between now and Dec. 22. If passengers are traveling through Dallas Love...

2013-11-26 23:22:15

David Gasinski joins NEXT/NOW as Director of Creative Technology. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 NEXT/NOW, a Chicago-based digital experience agency continues its growth by adding Director of Creative Technology, David Gasinski to the team. David joins as the team makes a permanent home in Chicago having expanded beyond the original office location in St Charles, IL. David will head up the already tremendous technical team with over 12 years experience in the creative entertainment...

2013-11-20 23:26:43

Global Gaming Software Market 2012-2016 and Social Gaming Market in the US 2012-2016 are new market research reports available at ReportsnReports.com store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 The majority of software games developed caters to the hardware platforms developed by three major companies: Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo. These companies develop platforms such as Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii U for the game software. These are multifunctional gaming consoles which not only...

2013-11-14 23:34:08

Talking about game consoles Nintendo still has the power and is on the market with its new generation Wii U. Black Friday is approaching and the hot deals for Nintendo Wii U are jumping out. (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Nintendo Co., Ltd., as known worldwide, is a Japanese multinational electronics company and the world's largest video game company according to the revenues. It is found in 1889 and in 2012 releases the compact game console Nintendo Wii U 32GB Deluxe Premium. Wii U 32GB...


Latest Video game publishers Reference Libraries

Atari 5200
2013-03-26 12:10:52

The Atari 5200 is a video game system that is manufactured by Atari Inc., and was introduced in 1982. It was the successor to the Atari 2600, but did not do as well commercially, mainly from its incompatibility with the 2600’s library of games. In 1983, two port models were released along with an adapter to allow the 5200 to play all 2600 games. On May 21, 1984 Atari released the Atari 7800 and discontinued production of the 5200. Atari released the 400/800 computers to compete with...

Sega Dreamcast
2013-03-16 09:06:37

The Dreamcast is a video game console released by Sega in November 1998 in Japan, September 1999 in North America, October 1999 in Europe, and November 1999 in Australia. In the first 24 hours of release 225,132 units were sold and a total of 500,000 in the first two weeks. On January 31, 2001, Sega announced it would discontinue the production of the Dreamcast in March 2001 and concentrate solely on software. Even though the console production was discontinued, Sega of Japan still...

Atari 2600
2013-03-15 11:53:09

Image Caption: An Atari 2600 four-switch "wood veneer" version, dating from 1980-1982. Shown with standard joystick. Credit: Evan-Amos/Wikipedia The Atari 2600, originally named VCS, was released in October 1977 by Atari Inc. It is a video game console using cartridges for game play instead of having the software built into the system. In 1978 only 550,000 units were sold out 0f 800,000 that were manufactured. Once the public realized pong was not the only video game to play, enthusiasm...

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2010-10-12 18:28:12

The Magnavox Odyssey, predating the Atari pong, was the world's first home video game console. It was released in 1972. Designed by Ralph Baer, the Odyssey prototype was called the Brown Box and is now in the Smithsonian Institute National Museum. It was also placed, by IGN in 2009, as one of the top 25 video game consoles of all time. Although many collectors think the Odyssey is analog, Baer considers it digital due to the electronic signals exchanged between various parts being binary....

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