Wii Essays

Game Console Industry

Provide an overview of the company. Include any information you think is pertinent to this company (5 points) Nintendo is a company that creates video games and game consoles. Nintendo is the creator of the Game Boy, Super Nintendo, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 64, Nintendo GameCube and of course the Wii. Nintendo is only one of the few companies that create gaming systems, and is in constant competition with Sony (PlayStation) and Microsoft (Xbox). Nintendo’s revenues in 2009 were $19,308. 1…

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Console Games Vs Pc Games

Let’s start with the console’s themselves. Maybe you’ve heard it before, but some people say PC-gaming is dying. Can PC games still compete with Console games? Gamers have never been so spoiled for choice. While the console vs. PC war has been around for ages, consoles today have bridged the gap by finally providing decent multiplayer capabilities. Is this the end of the PC as the dominant gaming machine? Gaming has been around for a long time. It is serious…

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Video Game Console and Nintendo

In the world of video games, Nintendo has been a household name for nearly three decades. After all, it was one of the pioneers of home video game consoles with the Nintendo Entertainment System in the early 1980s. It continued as the market leader with its Super Nintendo and Nintendo 64 systems. But in the mid-1990s, all that began to change. Along came Sony with its Playstation and Playstation 2, and Microsoft introduced the xBox. Before long, Nintendo was reduced…

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Video Games_ Sport or Not_

Video Games are one of the main sources of entertainment throughout the entire world. With today’s technology, video games are becoming more advance with their graphics and the way they are played. Many people have argued whether or not video games can be considered as an actual sport, but there is no way video games can fall under the category of being an actual sporting event. However, with the technology we are making, video games may one day become a…

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Comarative Analysis of Video Games

Introduction Pascal, after remodeling your house and adding a bonus/entertainment room, you mentioned that you would love to buy a new video gaming system. The last video gaming system that you owned was a Nintendo 64, which pales in comparison to the systems available today. Since owning a Nintendo 64, your experience with playing video games has been limited to playing MMORPGs (Massive Multi-player Online Role Playing Games) on your personal computer. I have been researching your options and am…

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Benifits of Video Games

Children have been playing video games for a long time, from the release of Pong in 1972 to today’s more modern game systems such as the Xbox, PlayStation and Nintendo consoles. Over the years there have been different debates whether games are punishing or helping children. In 1993 the Senate passed a law on games where every video game created and put on the market must have a rating system ranging from rated E for everyone to rated M for…

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The Wii_ Nintendo’s Video Game Revolution

As a widely recognized company in the videogame industry, Nintendo has remained a strong competitor in the industry. When Nintendo introduced Wii to the market it differentiated itself and opened up a new market segment of non-video gamers to the video game industry. The Wii game console was considered a success as it attracted a wide range of people from children to seniors in playing a wide variety of “physical” games through its unique game controller. As a result, due…

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