The Xbox One X is being released on November 7.
Like Disney, Nintendo has a range of characters that it can leverage in different ways, such as mobile games, says Bob O'Donnell, founder of TECHnalysis Research.
Wall Street is expecting 7.8 percent year over year as the gamemaker continues to capitalize on a growing esports market.
Strong performance from the PlayStation gaming business and semiconductor division helped boost profits.
Nintendo's mobile game business actually boosts the firm's console sales instead of cannibalizing, as the successful Pokémon Go showed, says Atul Goyal, senior analyst at Jefferies.
Kazunori Ito, senior equity analyst, Ibbotson Associates, Japan, says Nintendo is doing a bit better with its memory flash business in a good spot on demand.
CNBC's Arjun Kharpal speaks about Nintendo's console sales and the company's business strategy going forward.
Nintendo upped its forecast for Switch sales from 10 million units to 14 million units.
Sales of Nintendo's Switch console have been strong all year, but the release of Super Mario Odyssey could make them fly through the roof.
Video game analysts at Jefferies are shifting their attention to major game releases ahead of third-quarter earnings.
Sea's holdings include online gaming service Garena, virtual payment app AirPay, and e-commerce marketplace Shopee.
The New York Yankees just became the latest in a growing number of traditional sports franchises to get into the esports space.
Players have 19 seconds to tap the bottom of the screen as many times as possible to make a pair of animated hands clap frenziedly, the NYT reports.
The new game from Tencent has reportedly been played more than 400 million times.
The company’s latest AlphaGo AI learned superhuman skills by playing itself over and over, Verge reports.
U.S. physical game sales of "Destiny 2" declined more than 50 percent in the month of September versus the 2014 release of "Destiny," according to NPD sell-through data.
Canaccord Genuity upgrades Microsoft to buy from hold Wednesday, noting that the company could give more credibility to the esports industry.
Ataribox – the latest console from gaming pioneer Atari – will likely hit stores next year.
Dragon Corporation is aiming to raise half a billion dollars through token sales in an effort to bring blockchain into the gambling world.
Cryptocurrencies can transform how payments are made within the massive gaming industry, says Kin-Wai Lau of iCandy Interactive.
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