Nintendo Company Ltd is a global company located in Kyoto, Japan founded on September 23, 1889 by Fusajiro Yamauchi to produce handmade hanafuda cards. By 1963, the company had tried several small niche businesses, such as a cab company and a love hotel. Eventually, Nintendo developed into a video game company, becoming the single of the most influential industry and Japan’s third most valuable listed company with a market value of more than US$85 billion. In 2007 Nintendo ranked 10th on the list of largest software companies in the world. Aside from video games, Nintendo is also the majority owner of the Seattle Mariners, a Major League Baseball team in Seattle, Washington. According to Nintendo's Touch! Generations website, the name "Nintendo" translated from Japanese to English means "Leave luck to Heaven". Nintendo has sold over 500 million hardware units and over 3 billion software units.

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Virtual Boy

Virtual Boy

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Originally known as VR-32, a 32-bit table-top 3D video game console developed and manufactured by Nintendo. It was marketed as the first "portable" video...

Virtual Boy controller

Virtual Boy controller

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One of the unique features of the controller is the extendable power supply that slides onto the back. It houses the six AA batteries required to power...

Power Glove

Power Glove

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The Power Glove was originally released in 1989. Though it was an officially licensed product, Nintendo was not involved in the design or release of this...

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

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Forget everything you know about The Legend of Zelda games. Step into a world of discovery, exploration and adventure in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of...

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

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The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time is an action-adventure video game developed by Nintendo's Entertainment Analysis and Development division for the...

Super Mario Galaxy 2

Super Mario Galaxy 2

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Get ready for a new adventure of intergalactic proportions starring Mario and Yoshi! A universe filled with gravity-defying galaxies, a huge cast of colorful...

Super Mario Galaxy

Super Mario Galaxy

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SMG is the new Mario title from Shigeru Miyamoto that takes Mario into the only place left for a successful Italian plumber — space. Defying gravity...

Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker

Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker

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Nintendo’s thematic action-adventure sequel to Ocarina of Time takes the series back to its more cartoonish roots. Utilizing a completely new look with...

Super Mario 64

Super Mario 64

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Mario is invited to Peach's castle, but when he arrives Peach is nowhere to be seen. He soon learns from Toad that Bowser has once again kidnapped her...

Super Metroid

Super Metroid

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Take on a legion of Space Pirates and a new Metroid force as you forge into the covert underworld of Planet Zebes! It's up to you and Samus to recapture...

Pokemon Emerald

Pokemon Emerald

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Emerald takes place over land and sea and pits you against the Team Aqua and Team Magma from Saphire and Ruby. This time around, Pokemon will show off...

Pokemon FireRed

Pokemon FireRed

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FireRed is a member of the Pokémon series of role-playing video games. As in previous games, the player controls the player character from an overhead...

Mother 1+2

Mother 1+2

Role Playing

Mother 1+2 both mother 1 and mother 2 in one game for gba.

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