Nintendo's President Expresses His Commitment To Bringing A Profit

Nintendo's current president and regular spokesperson for Nintendo's online press conference, "Nintendo Direct," Satoru Iwata spoke today at an analyst presentation meeting on Nintendo's plans for the upcoming business year. During the presentation, Iwata spoke of his "commitment" to a business profit goal of ¥100… » 1/31/13 6:30am 1/31/13 6:30am

Mr. Yamauchi, Please Go See the Mariners Play. You Own the Team, After…

The man who made Nintendo into a video gaming giant is warmly regarded in Seattle, and not just because the company's American headquarters are there. He purchased the Seattle Mariners in 1992, almost certainly saving the team from moving to Florida.

But Hiroshi Yamauchi, the third president of Nintendo, has never… » 3/16/12 6:01pm 3/16/12 6:01pm

Japan's Richest Man Is...Yes, Hiroshi Yamauchi

You want a single man's fortunes by which you can gauge the current success of Nintendo? Look no further than former chairman Hiroshi Yamauchi, who in the past three years has gone from being Japan's 11th-richest man, to it's 3rd-richest man, to now it's richest man. That's what happens when you own mountains of… » 5/07/08 11:40pm 5/07/08 11:40pm