A.K Rahming

Nintendo is known for being masters of surprise; the “leaders of left field”, so to speak. No era is known better for being surprising than the Wii and DS era, which was helmed by late president Satoru Iwata. After the poor performance of the Gamecube, Nintendo was in bad shape. Thus, Iwata saw it as an opportunity to shake up the company’s direction, which would in turn shake up the entire gaming industry. The Wii and DS were both disturbances due to their unconventional designs, but the Wii, in particular, became well-known for being an extremely steep departure from traditional […]

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