Nintendo Set to Develop Games for Smartphones and Tablets

In a move that will surely have a polarizing effect among nostalgic gamers, Japanese video game

By
Tech
10,350 Hypes 0 Comments

In a move that will surely have a polarizing effect among nostalgic gamers, Japanese video game maker Nintendo will soon venture into smartphone games. It will partner with Japanese mobile gaming production house DeNA to develop games for mobile devices that make use of Nintendo’s extensive portfolio of iconic games and characters in an attempt to “ensure the quality of game experience that consumers expect.” The move comes years after facing increasing competition from other companies, including PlayStation maker Sony and Xbox maker Microsoft, who have been offering customers a mobile experience. The cross-platform service will run across smartphones, tablets, PCs and Nintendo’s own devices, and is set to launch in fall of this year.

Read Full Article

Join Our Discussions on Discord

The HYPEBEAST Discord Server is a community where conversations on cultural topics can be taken further.

102 Users Online

What to Read Next

Death Grips - The Powers That B
Music 

Death Grips - The Powers That B

After sharing “On GP” a few days back, Death Grips release the title track from the Jenny Death

A First Look at the Nike Air Max Zero
Footwear

A First Look at the Nike Air Max Zero

After getting a glimpse of the new silhouette in Nike’s Air Max Day teaser, we now take a first

Watch This Hilarious Mashup of Kanye West Dancing to Kendrick Lamar's "King Kunta"
Music 

Watch This Hilarious Mashup of Kanye West Dancing to Kendrick Lamar's "King Kunta"

In relevancy to Diddy’s Kanye West dance imitation and the whole #KanyeDancing phenomenon right


Nike's Slogan "Just Do It" Doesn't Mean What You Think It Means
Footwear

Nike's Slogan "Just Do It" Doesn't Mean What You Think It Means

In a recent interview that took place at the Design Indaba conference in Cape Town, Dan Wieden, the

World’s Biggest Record Collection to Become Public Archive
Music

World’s Biggest Record Collection to Become Public Archive

Zero Freitas has amassed what could be considered the largest collection of vinyl records in the

YouTube Launches New Platform for Aspiring Musicians Called 'YouTube for Artists'
Music 

YouTube Launches New Platform for Aspiring Musicians Called 'YouTube for Artists'

While YouTube has been a very dominant platform for artists to share their work a few years back,

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.