Reggie Explains Why Wii U Hasn’t Been A Success

Online Spanish magazine, La Tercera, recently caught up with Nintendo of America COO (Reggie Fils-Amie) and asked why the Wii U has failed to excite consumers. Fils-Amie had this to say: “When we launched Wii U, we missed the opportunity to be clear on the concept, to show off its capabilities and what the users could…

Opinion: What Nintendo Did Wrong With Wii U

Nintendo’s latest home platform hasn’t had the best of times since the system was released back in 2012…boy, has it really been that long? Nintendo thought that the Wii U would ride to success on the coattails of the Wii. Unfortunately the luck they’d enjoyed since 2006 had run out. I remember that day in…

Nintendo Reports Loss As 3DS & Wii U Sales Dwindle

Nintendo have reported a loss of $49 million for the quarter ending in June. The company stated that an appreciation of the yen, a decrease in the hardware sales of both 3DS and Wii, and a year-on-year decrease in the sales of amiibo were the culprits of the loss. During the three-month period ended June 30,…