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  • Wii U Numbers a Catch-22 for Nintendo

    By Keith Noonan - August 5, 2013 | Tickers: MSFT, NTDOY.PK, NTDOF, SNE

    Nintendo (NASDAQOTH: NTDOY.PK) stands as one of the biggest hardware and software players in the videogame industry. Its properties include the Mario series and its spinoffs, Pokemon, and The Legend of Zelda.

    The company enjoyed extended periods of market dominance over the last decade as a result of its DS and Wii systems, which attracted new gamers with touchscreen and motion-based innovations respectively. Nintendo has not demonstrated an ability to more »

  • Digital Content Digital Delivery, Big Opportunity

    By Reuben Brewer - March 1, 2013 | Tickers: ATVI, EA, GME, MSFT, NTDOF, SNE

    In preparation for the launch of its new gaming console, Sony (NYSE: SNE) nailed down PlayStationCloud domain names. It isn't the only video game industry participant veering toward the Internet. This shift is good news for hard-core gamers and for the game and console makers.

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    The traditional method for a video game sale was that a customer would buy a physical copy of a game, bring it more »

  • Are These 3 Gaming Stocks Right for a First-Time Investor?

    By Dave Koppenheffer - February 13, 2013 | Tickers: ATVI, GME, NTDOY.PK, NTDOF

    Recently, Matt Koppenheffer, my brother and current writer/analyst at The Motley Fool, offered up a challenge. He said, "Dave, someone needs to make a statement! Someone needs to prove to the millions, upon millions of people out there that anyone can become a successful investor." 

    Okay, so maybe it wasn't quite that dramatic, but regardless, the gauntlet had been thrown down! And I have accepted the challenge. Like more »