What Nintendo Can Teach You About Marketing – 343

What Nintendo Can Teach You About Marketing – 343


Nintendo discontinuing the NES Classic Edition. Nintendo also halts the production of the Famicom Mini. What are we learning from Nintendo’s buzz and marketing strategy? Andrew and Daniella discuss these topics and more.

Lifehacks and Entertainment News

  • Instagram Stories now has more users than Snapchat
  • Learn Programming for free
  • Setting up your own VPN for free – at your own risk
  • How to Enable YouTube’s Secret Dark Mode in Chrome
  • Google Duo audio calling goes live worldwide
  • Spotify finally lets artists restrict new albums to premium subscribers
  • Dropbox app updated with document scanner, and Dropbox Paper gets offline mode
  • Google’s Handwriting Keyboard for Android Wear 2.0 is now available on the Play Store
  • Dolph Lundgren has joined the cast of DC’s upcoming Aquaman, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
  • Legends of Tomorrow: Season 2, is available on Netflix
  • Josh Brolin has been cast as Cable in Deadpool 2.
  • David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson are reprising their roles of Fox Mulder and Dana Scully, respectively, for an X-Files audiobook.

Video Games News

  • Microsoft is throwing a big spring sale on games, movies, TV shows and more from April 11 to 17
  • Microsoft announced Minecraft Marketplace to sell community content inside the game
  • Porsche is coming to Gran Turismo Sport.
  • MotoGP 17 arriving July 11 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC
  • Prey demo will be available to download on April 27 on Xbox One and PlayStation 4, game releases May 5
  • Yakuza Kiwami will come out August 29 in the Americas and Europe.
  • Microsoft’s Project Scorpio supports variable refresh rates, meaning display technology like AMD Freesync and Nvidia G-Sync are compatible with the upcoming console.
  • Persona 5 is the UK chart number one, with the series’ best launch sales to date.
  • G2A has released an official statement rebutting the claims of YouTube personality TotalBiscuit and Gearbox Publishing regarding its marketplace practices.
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has sold 1m copies on Steam Early Access
  • The next game from Max Payne developer, Remedy Games is almost certainly heading to PlayStation 4, among other platforms. – Remedy will not longer be an Xbox Exclusive developer.
  • Bayonetta can now be experienced on PC.
  • Sine Mora EX is slated for a Switch release this summer
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy is coming to PlayStation 4 August 22 for $39.99 USD ($49.99 CAD).
  • Spelunky Documentary
  • Star Wars Battlefront II Trailer
  • SOMA with Tobii Eye Tracking
  • Gears of War to start mixing PC and Xbox players for ranked matches
  • General RAAM will be joining the Gears 4 cast as a playable multiplayer character as part of a new DLC pack
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 added to the Xbox One’s backward compatibility
  • Breath of the Wild sold 1.3 million copies across Switch and Wii U in that same window (925,000 units were sold for Nintendo Switch/460,000 units sold for the Wii U).
  • Nintendo 20/20 Special (1988)
  • Nintendo will discontinue NES Classic Edition and the last shipments will go out to retailers throughout this month.
  • Nintendo is halting production of the Famicom Classic Mini, but intends to resume manufacturing at some point in the future.
  • PewDiePie launched a weekly show on rival platform Twitch

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