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Atari turns 50, and the godfather of video games talks about how to change the world

Atari turns 50, and the godfather of video games talks about how to change the world

“‘Schopenhauer always talked about creative destruction. New innovations often destroy old dominance. And that’s what you kind of want to do, because you’re not going to beat Microsoft at their game. But you can beat them at a game that you own. ‘” That’s Atari founder and mass-market video game creator Nolan Bushnell’s advice to …

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Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto Hated Wind Waker's Art At First

Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto Hated Wind Waker’s Art At First

Image: Nintendo If there’s one thing that’s helped The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker stand the test of time, it’s the game’s distinctive art style. But it turns out this now-defining aspect stoked some controversy in development. According to a slew of old interviews, resurfaced and translated by the folks at DidYouKnowGaming?Nintendo bigwig Shigeru …

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Miyamoto Wasn't A Fan Of The Art Style In Zelda: Wind Waker

Miyamoto Wasn’t A Fan Of The Art Style In Zelda: Wind Waker When He First Saw It

Image: Nintendo If you were not immediately sold on the art style in The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker, do not feel too bad. A new ‘DidYouKnowGaming’ translation of a Nintendo Dream magazine from the mid-2000s reveals how Mario’s creator Shigeru Miyamoto initially was not a fan of Toon Link or the rest of …

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First 1.5TB microSD Card Will Destroy Your Budget

First 1.5TB microSD Card Will Destroy Your Budget

Although as inevitable as death and taxes, yesterday Micron revealed that its new industrial-grade i400 microSD will come in capacities ranging from 256GB to 1TB, and for the first time ever, a never-before-seen 1.5TB option that will undoubtedly be devastatingly expensive. Officially announced at the Embedded World 2022 conference currently taking place in Nuremberg, Germany, …

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The PS2's Jak & Daxter Is Being 'Ported' To The PC By Fans

The PS2’s Jak & Daxter Is Being ‘Ported’ To The PC By Fans

Image: Naughty Dog Over the past few years we’ve started seeing something beautiful happen: fans of classic console games are taking old code and creating native PC versions of games that never saw an official release. We’ve seen it with some Nintendo gamesbut now we’re seeing it with a PlayStation platformer as well. This isn’t …

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Reggie: Nintendo's Transition From Switch Will Be A "Significant Challenge"

Reggie: Nintendo’s Transition From Switch Will Be A “Significant Challenge”

Image: Nintendo Life Former Nintendo of America boss Reggie shared his thoughts recently about how Nintendo could prepare for the Switch’s successor, and the same topic has come up once again during an interview with CNET about his new book Disrupting the Game. He previously mentioned how important the “content pipeline” would be for Nintendo …

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