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Nintendo (OTCMKTS:NTDOY) and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) have seen their game console fortunes taking opposite trajectories. Nintendo stock has exploded out of the Wii U gutter on massive Switch sales, while the Xbox One has been somewhat of a disappointment. One thing both companies can agree on is taking down Sony (NYSE:SNE), maker of this console generation’s runaway sales leader — the PlayStation 4.
TOKYO—Japanese videogame publisher Capcom Co. may bring more high-end games to Nintendo Co.’s Switch in a cloud-based streaming service, one sign that videogames could follow a path already well established for movies and music. Capcom, based in Osaka, released a cloud version of its “Resident Evil 7” for the Switch game machine in Japan last month, charging about $18 for 180 days of access compared with as much as $50 for those who download the game for other devices. Now the maker of Mega Man, Street Fighter and Monster Hunter franchises is looking at other titles to include in its cloud service, people with direct knowledge of the matter at Capcom said.
Instead, tech firms heavily emphasize connectivity, which represents the core basis of the “internet of things.” Considering the trend toward IoT, you’ll want to consider internet of things stocks sooner rather than later. In short, the internet of things refers to the connectivity among everyday, digital devices to the internet. Simply put, the IoT progression will never cease.
For anyone who’s ever marveled at Nintendo’s vivid, phantasmagoric, zoologically ornate video games, visiting the company’s understated home in Kyoto, Japan, can be disorienting at first. Smartphones, some analysts maintained, were the future of video games—not sleek, meticulously crafted $299.99 devices with curious motion-sensitive, detachable controllers.
After a three and a half year slide that saw its stock fall from $47 to under $13, GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) has been on an upswing for the past week. On Monday, rumors began circulating that GameStop was exploring the possibility of a buyout, resulting in GME stock rising as much as 11%. On Tuesday morning, Reuters published a report that claimed GameStop was “holding talks with private equity firms about a potential transaction after receiving buyout interest.” CNBC followed up with a report that Sycamore Partners was an interested party.
For some gamers, the latest and greatest titles aren't worth waiting for. Instead, they're hunting through garage sales, flea markets, eBay and speciality stores for games that came out 20 years ago. And they're willing to pay top dollar.
Despite initial reports to the contrary, the streaming giant is sticking to what it does best.
The annual E3 show in Los Angeles this week electrified video game fans as well as publicly traded companies in the sector. Gaming headset maker Turtle Beach got the biggest boost from E3.
Fortnite always carried the potential for runaway success. Thanks to its playful, color-saturated graphics that are appropriate for all audiences, but with gameplay reminiscent of war titles from Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) and Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA), Fortnite covers all bases. Case in point is Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE).
Players have expressed anger over a so-called cross-play issue with "Fortnite" which doesn't allow them to use an account associated with a Sony PlayStation 4 to play the game on the Nintendo Switch. This means progress and in-game purchases on "Fortnite" on the PS4 can't be carried over to the Switch. Sony shares fell 2 percent.
Nintendo was one of the worst performers (-6%) on the MSCI Asia Pacific Index Wednesday after the company unveiled few new titles for its Switch console at the E3 expo in Los Angeles (and most of the big ...
Eek. After a fun, yet unsurprising presentation from Nintendo Co. at E3 on June 12, investors seem to be disappointed. Wednesday morning and mid-session shares of Nintendo were down 6%. Ahead of E3, on June 1, the news of Fortnite being made available on the Switch leaked, taking away the element of surprise from Nintendo.
Nintendo Co. is bringing the combat-survival game “Fortnite” to the Switch, securing the most talked-about game as the company hopes to carry strong sales for its videogame console through the machine’s second year. Nintendo announced the news Tuesday during its presentation at the annual E3 videogame expo here. “Fortnite,” which analysts estimate has about 50 million players, landed on the Switch Tuesday.
At the E3 gaming convention in Los Angeles today, June 12, Nintendo announced a slate of new games for its massively successful new console, the Nintendo Switch. For those on the fence about buying a Switch, the Japanese games company has now given pretty much every possible nudge. Since its launch, Nintendo has put out…
June 9 was the start of the Electronics Entertainment Expo (E3) 2018 show. Over the past few days we’ve already seen plenty of news and updates, but which announcements stand out from the rest and have the most potential impact on video game related stocks? In terms of the console business, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) announced that it is working on the next version of the Xbox.
The gaming giant introduced Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, which will include every Super Smash character ever included in the franchise. As of 10 a.m. PST June 12, Nintendo Switch owners will be able to download and play Fortnite, Epic Games announced. This may prove to be Nintendo's stepping stone into the world of eSports and online gaming.
Jun.13 -- Nintendo was one of the worst performers (-6%) on the MSCI Asia Pacific Index Wednesday after the company unveiled few new titles for its Switch console at the E3 expo in Los Angeles (and most of the big ticket items had already been leaked). North America is Nintendo's biggest market and Fortnite has dominated discussions at E3. Bloomberg's Emily Chang sat down with Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo of America president and COO.
Get off the Battle Bus and enjoy the complete Battle Royale experience in Fortnite, available now from Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch!