Nintendo Shares Drop After Loss Warning

(CNN) — Nintendo spooked investors, and it showed in Monday trading. Shares of Nintendo lost 20 percent of their value on Monday, before regaining most of the lost ground. Nintendo’s stock in Tokyo was still down by more than 6 percent in afternoon trading. Some investors fled Nintendo after the company’s Friday announcement that it … Continue reading »

Fans Wait for New Playstation 4

EUGENE, Ore. — The PlayStation 4 won’t be released until midnight, but that didn’t stop a few local residents from lining up for the new game console early Thursday morning. The West 11th Fred Meyer says it has 21 PlayStation 4 systems that’ll be available for the first 21 people in line. As of Thursday … Continue reading »

Women Nearly 50% of Video Game Players

(CNN) — When it comes to video game players, it’s not just about the guys anymore. A new report suggests adult women make up nearly half of all gamers. The study by the Entertainment Software Association found women are 45 percent of players and 46 percent of the most-frequent game buyers. That’s sharply contrasted by … Continue reading »