Good News for Nintendo: Iwata's Back at Work and Nintendo Reported a Profit Last Quarter

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Good News for Nintendo: Iwata's Back at Work and Nintendo Reported a Profit Last Quarter
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You may remember that Iwata has been out of commission for a while as he's recovered from surgery to remove a tumor in his bile duct, but he's officially back in business just in time to deliver another good piece of news: Nintendo saw a profit of $224 million/24.2 billion yen in the last quarter. 1.27 million 3DS units and 610,000 Wii Us were sold last quarter bringing their lifetime totals to 45.4 million and 7.29 million respectively.

Amazon's Description of SSB on Wii U is a Little Too Helpful

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Amazon's Description of SSB on Wii U is a Little Too Helpful
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We've known for some time that the Wii U version of Super Smash Bros. would be different from the 3DS version, but Nintendo's been pretty quiet about what changes we'll see. Thankfully, Amazon's spilled at least some of the beans. Looks like we're getting a stage creator utilizing the GamePad, Master and Crazy Hand challenges, and a board game mode.