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Atari is working on a brand new gaming console, confirms CEO

20 Jun 6917253693_285ae3b40a_z

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Atari is the stuff of legends. There was a time when the game maker was the chief supplier of goodies to the Santa Clause. The company produced games after games and consoles after console and everyone wanted to have one. Well, unfortunately, the company went bust after years and years in the business and filed for bankruptcy. Its coming back though. (more…)

EA Reveals New Action Driving Fantasy with Need for Speed Payback

8 Jun Need_for_Speed_Payback_Key_Art

Ghost Games™, an Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) studio, has announced Need for Speed Payback, the new action driving blockbuster from one of the world’s bestselling video game franchises, hitting stores November 10th, worldwide. (more…)

Here’s everything you should know about Nintendo Switch’s paid online service

6 Jun NintendoSwitch_hardware.0.0-990x559

By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

The Nintendo Switch hybrid console has been expected to go online for quite some time and it surely will, but not just yet. The Japanese gaming behemoth has today doled out significant details about its paid online subscription service. It offers the users insight into the U.S pricing, features, as well as the range of classic games that’ll be made available to them. The subscription is expected to launch in its entirety sometime in 2018. (more…)

Nintendo to Launch New Nintendo 2DS XL Portable System on July 28

2 May nintendologo-600x338

The Nintendo 3DS family of systems will soon be adding a new member. (more…)

Nintendo Switch Becomes the Fastest-Selling Video Game System in Nintendo History

19 Apr NintendoSwitch_hardware_box_01_final

Nintendo Switch, the new home gaming system that people can also take on the go, has sold faster in its launch month than any other video game system in Nintendo history. (more…)

Super Mario Run Is Officially Coming to Android on March 23

21 Mar super-mario-run-990x557

By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Yes, it official now! Your favorite plumber is coming to your Android smartphone! This morning Nintendo Americatweeted that their first-ever gaming phenomenon ‘Super Mario Run’ will be making its debut on Android next week. The game was initially released only on iOS back in mid-December but is coming to the Google Play Store on March 23. (more…)

Nintendo Is Thinking about Doubling Switch Production over the Next 12 Months

20 Mar nintendo-switch-outsell-wii-u-reggie-fils-aime-990x550

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Nintendo has been having a good run of late. The company has been selling games left and right and now, with the launch of its Switch platform, it is likely to be on cloud number nine. Unsurprisingly, the company is now ramping up production of the platform and is expected to churn out double the number of devices over the next 12 months. (more…)

Pokemon Go Players Tend to Walk about 2,000 Steps Extra on the Daily, Reveals Study

13 Mar pokemon-go-new

By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Well, this might come as a surprise (probably not) but researchers carried out a study with 167 Pokemon Go players and revealed that it’s a great practice for your health. This research, presented to the American Heart Association, suggested that the widely popular AR game may help increase a player’s daily step count. It could highly benefit young adults with a sedentary lifestyle or those who’re obese or overweight, it further adds. (more…)

Nintendo Switch Storage Cards Cannot be Transferred between Systems

7 Mar nintendo-switch-outsell-wii-u-reggie-fils-aime-990x550

By Dhruv Chopra, The Tech Portal

Storage choices for Nintendo’s latest console were a topic of controversy long before the release of the Switch. But it seems as though the talk over external storage may persist for some time yet. As it now turns out, storage cards cannot be transferred amongst different Nintendo Switch systems, with any Switch data on a specific card resulting in the card itself being blocked on every other console. (more…)

The Reason Why Mobile Gaming Will be Worth $52 Billion by 2019

2 Mar 16454387151_b1eff1b518_z

By Kajal Joshi, The Tech Portal

According to analysts at Newzoo, mobiles will not only be the dominant force in the gaming industry in 2019, it will be worth more than $52 billion. Following a 21.3% upswing in 2016, mobile gaming managed to overtake PC and console gaming for the first time thanks an annual revenue haul worth $36.9 billion. (more…)