On 20 October 2016, Nintendo Co., Ltd. released a preview video clip on YouTube about the Nintendo Switch video game console. This video game console was previously referred to as "Nintendo NX".
The name "switch" relates to its hybrid design of a standard home video game console and a handheld video game console. Its game storage media are proprietary Nintendo Switch Game cards (ROM cartridge). [Note: Nintendo Switch is NOT backward-compatible with Nintendo 3DS Game cards and Wii U optical discs.]
Satoru is the Nintendo chief executive officer and president that kept Nintendo dedicated, even during the darkest times of the video game company's lifespan.
Satoru was one of the most humble presidents in the world, which made him quite an interesting person to listen to.
Satoru always delivered his thoughts straight to his fans, hence the name of the video clip series that he starrs in, named "Nintendo Direct".
Satoru is responsible for the aiding in the development of several video games and video game franchises, such as Balloon Fight (video game), EarthBound (video game), Kirby (video game franchise), Pokémon Gold and Silver (video game), Pokémon Stadium (video game), The Legend of Zelda (video game franchise), Mario (video game franchise), Animal Crossing (video game franchise), and more...
Satoru made Nintendo the largest video game company, the most popular video game company in the video game industry, and the most loved, cherished and admired video game comapny in the video game industry.
Satoru is one of the greatest visionaries in the video game industry.
Satoru is the one who cared about video games, and remembers video games as a deeply held memory of his life, that he is highly passionate about.
Satoru changed the video game industry for the better.
Satoru is a hero. A HERO!!!!
The Escapist was found to be targeted by a DDoS attack, specifically the GamerGate forum thread. The attacks happened two times, using a "large number of IP Addresses". They have not indentified the culprit, but they have suspicions that it is related to the "GameJournoPros" a Google Group who was exposed by Milo Yiannopoulos on "http://breitbart.com/Breitbart-London/2014/09/17/Exposed-the-secret-mailing-list-of-the-gaming-journalism-elite" due to the similar timeframes of the two events.
Reddit shadowbans ShaskaOtselot because of a request to Julian Assange about Reddit's censorship of content. #GamerGate
A company with the name "Secure Axcess" files a lawsuit against Nintendo Co., Ltd, allegedly because of the function of the Wii U and the Wii U GamePad, which is considered by them to be an example of patent infringement.
After a long wait, we finally get to see the Super Smash Bros. Direct being broadcasted!
This is the first day when Nintendo broadcasts their "Super Smash Bros. Direct"!