Samsung Ships More Phones Than Apple for the First Time in 3 Years in US

Samsung has surpassed Apple for the first time in three years by shipping the highest number of smartphones in the third quarter of 2020 in the US. According to the analysis carried out by Strategy Analytics, Samsung had a market share of 33.7 percent in the US this year. Apple came in second, followed by … Read more Samsung Ships More Phones Than Apple for the First Time in 3 Years in US

Nintendo Will Remain “King” Of Japan Over The Next Years, Says Game Industry Consultant

Bloomberg recently published a story about Microsoft setting its sights on Japan as the next console battleground. Fortunately, according to one game industry consultant, it’s not expected to have any impact on Nintendo – at least in the near future. As noted by Bloomberg, Nintendo’s current-generation platform the Switch “enjoys dominance” in its homeland right … Read more Nintendo Will Remain “King” Of Japan Over The Next Years, Says Game Industry Consultant

It’s Been Three Years Since We First Embarked On A Super Mario Odyssey

When was the last time you went on a nice long trip? Thanks to one thing and another this year, it’s probably been quite a while, although it’s hard to believe that three years have now passed since we first grabbed our caps and went on a kingdom-hopping jaunt in Super Mario Odyssey. It is, … Read more It’s Been Three Years Since We First Embarked On A Super Mario Odyssey

Nintendo First Revealed The Switch Four Years Ago Today

Believe it or not, Nintendo gave us our very first look at its Switch console four years ago today. Blimey. The video above was shared on 20th October 2016, finally unveiling the Switch for the whole world to see. Up until its official reveal, it had been heavily rumoured that Nintendo’s NX console – as … Read more Nintendo First Revealed The Switch Four Years Ago Today

Introducing The TAG Heuer Carrera Sport Chronograph 160 Years Special Edition Watches

BY HARLAN CHAPMAN-GREEN Despite its contemporary designs and a relatively young fanbase, TAG Heuer has been around for a long time. Quite a long time, actually. It’s celebrating its 160th birthday this year. Despite spending most of its lifetime called ‘Heuer’, TAG Heuer saw it fit to release another limited edition model from one of its … Read more Introducing The TAG Heuer Carrera Sport Chronograph 160 Years Special Edition Watches

Soapbox: 10 Years On, Kirby’s Epic Yarn Is Still The Pink Puffball’s Finest Outing

It’s time for a Nintendo Life Soapbox confession. Ready? While the majority of the gaming world takes Masahiro Sakurai’s most cherished child heartily to their collective bosom (squeezing his squidgy body in their embrace, no doubt), I’ve always found Kirby a bit… what’s the word? Oh yes: rubbish. I’m not talking about how he looks. … Read more Soapbox: 10 Years On, Kirby’s Epic Yarn Is Still The Pink Puffball’s Finest Outing

Five Years of Rock Band 4 Means Free Songs for You – Xbox Wire

Wow, Rock Band 4 was released five years ago. That’s half a decade! Rock Band 4 has grown a lot in those years. We’ve added features, introduced new character customization options and, of course, hundreds of songs. We’ve completed 17(!) seasons of Rivals, our competitive multiplayer feature, and counting. We’ve hosted parties, played at festivals, … Read more Five Years of Rock Band 4 Means Free Songs for You – Xbox Wire

Introducing The NOMOS Lambda “175 Years Of Watchmaking In Glashütte” Limited Edition Watches

BY HARLAN CHAPMAN-GREEN Did you know that Glashütte has eleven watchmaking companies in its 37 square mile area? It was all kicked off by Ferdinand Adolf Lange 175 years ago in December of the year 1845 when he founded A. Lange & Cie. Watchmaking in Glashütte would, over the years, boom and create a healthy economy … Read more Introducing The NOMOS Lambda “175 Years Of Watchmaking In Glashütte” Limited Edition Watches

Reports About Super Mario Bros. 35 Being A “Rip Off” Of Last Year’s Fan-Made Battle Royale Simply “Not True”

Since the reveal of Nintendo’s latest battle royale game Super Mario Bros. 35, there have supposedly been some comparisons to a fan-made Mario Battle Royale game that received a takedown notice last June. Reports about Nintendo’s game being a “rip off” are “not true”, according to a translation by PushDustIn – which reveals Mario 35 … Read more Reports About Super Mario Bros. 35 Being A “Rip Off” Of Last Year’s Fan-Made Battle Royale Simply “Not True”

Talks About Minecraft In Smash Bros. Began “At Least” Five Years Ago

In Masahiro Sakurai’s words – Minecraft, the best-selling game in the world, is coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. This wasn’t a decision that was made overnight, though. Daniel ‘Kappische’ Kaplan – a former business developer for Mojang – has revealed that talks about bringing Steve and co to Nintendo’s all-star fighting series began “at … Read more Talks About Minecraft In Smash Bros. Began “At Least” Five Years Ago