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Nintendo posts $958M profit but cuts Switch target despite strong Christmas sales

Nintendo has cut its ambitious annual Switch sales forecast despite enjoying a strong Christmas Q3 quarter. The Japanese games giant recorded a 104.21 billion JPY ($958 million) net profit on revenue of 608.39 billion JPY ($5.59 billion) between October and December 2018. Revenue was up 26 percent year-on-year, which is an impressive feature given that quarter was ...

Nintendo’s Mario Kart mobile game won’t launch until the summer

It’s been a long year for Nintendo fans waiting on Mario Kart Tour to come to mobile and, unfortunately, more patience is required after the game’s launch was moved back to this summer. Nintendo announced plans to bring the much-loved franchise to smartphones one year ago. It was originally slated to launch by the end of ...

Let’s Discuss Formula E Attack Mode: Video

01.25.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

ABB FIA Formula E’s Mario Kart-inspired attack mode race format system has been a notable feature of both of the opening two rounds of the 2018/19 season. In Saudi Arabia, the teams tackled the system for the first time, with the activation zone’s placement more of a talking point ahead of the race than how ...

Formula E Drivers Expect Lots Of Attack Mode Overtakings

01.11.2019 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Several ABB FIA Formula E drivers are expecting the championship’s attack mode to produce more overtaking at this weekend’s Marrakech E-Prix due to the placement of the activation zone. The Mario Kart-inspired system was used for the first time at the season-opening race in Saudi Arabia, but the activation zone at the Ad Diriyah track had to ...

News helicopter catches out people playing ‘Mario Kart’ on stadium’s big screen

01.09.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

It must be neat having access to a huge stadium screen. Like these people, handing out red shells while playing what appears to be Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the screen at Kauffman Stadium, home of baseball team the Kansas City Royals. SEE ALSO: 26 pop c... ...

Attack Mode Is Exactly What Formula E Needed

12.25.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Audi team principal Allan McNish reckons ABB FIA Formula E’s attack mode concept provided the “mix-up” the series needed on its on-track debut at the Ad Diriyah E-Prix. The system, which raises power levels from 200kW to 225kW for set periods of time after drivers have travelled through an off-line zone, was used for the ...

More Details On Formula E Attack Mode Revealed

12.06.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

ABB FIA Formula E teams will only be informed of the duration, minimum usage time and number of activations of the attack mode boost system one hour before each race. As confirmed by Motorsport.com, FE is introducing the attack mode system – provisionally called hyperboost – for the start of the Gen2 era. The FIA ...

See How Formula E’s Mario Kart Attack Mode Works

12.03.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

ABB FIA Formula E has revealed how the attack mode race format will be presented to TV and trackside viewers in the 2018/19 championship. As confirmed by Motorsport.com, drivers must travel through an off-line activation zone, featuring three timing sensors, after arming the attack mode via a button on their steering wheels to access a ...