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Super Mario Run Is A Cash Cow For Nintendo, But Most Of The Profits Came From iOS Downloads

Reports confirmed that the iOS version of 'Super Mario Run' earned more than the Android version. Analysts point out a similar trend for all other games published by the company.

Business Tech July 4, 2018

Nintendo Will Try To Get You To Play 'Super Mario Run' Again With New Update

Nintendo will try to get you to play 'Super Mario Run' again with a new character, new mode, and new world. The in-app purchase to unlock the full game will also receive a 50 percent discount.

Video Games September 23, 2017

Super Mario Run Downloads Near 150 Million Mark, But 'Fire Emblem' Generates More Revenue Despite Fewer Downloads

'Super Mario Run' has been downloaded 150 million times, according to Nintendo. 'Fire Emblem Heroes,' on the other hand, saw much fewer downloads, but somehow, it proved more profitable than the endless runner.

Video Games April 28, 2017

Super Mario Run Review: Nintendo’s Much-Needed Mario Game For Smartphones Impresses

'Super Mario Run' is now out on Android devices, three months after being released on iOS. Does the game still hold up to its initial frenzied fanfare?

Video Games March 24, 2017

Super Mario Run 2.0 On iOS: Colorful Yoshi, Easy Mode, And More Updates

After coming out on Android, ‘Super Mario Run’ for iOS is getting timely updates. Expect to play new characters, game modes, and more!

Video Games March 23, 2017

Super Mario Run Finally Arrives On Android Devices

After three months of being released exclusively on iOS, 'Super Mario Run,' Nintendo’s smash hit endless runner, has finally arrived on Android devices. The game is exactly the same as on iOS.

Video Games March 22, 2017

Super Mario Run Finally Coming To Android Devices On Thursday, March 23

Nintendo has confirmed that 'Super Mario Run' is arriving to Android devices March 23. This comes three months later after the game was first exclusively released on iOS devices.

Video Games March 18, 2017

Google Play Store March 2017: The New Apps, Music, Movies And TV Shows Available To Download

New titles coming to Google Play in March include the movie 'Rogue One,' the game 'Power Rangers: Legacy Wars,' and music by Ed Sheeran.

Apps/Software March 7, 2017

Nintendo Switch Day One Update Brings Back Friend Codes: Is That A Good Thing?

The day one update for the Nintendo Switch brings back friend codes, which are 12-digit numbers unique to each user. Is this a good thing for the hybrid console, and is it the only way to add friends?

Video Games March 2, 2017

'Fire Emblem: Heroes' Will Get Frequent Updates, Confirms Nintendo

‘Fire Emblem: Heroes’ game director confirmed that Nintendo would regularly update the game. He stated that these updates will include new characters and game modes for the players.

Video Games February 7, 2017

Nintendo's Newest Game 'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is Now Available For Download

Nintendo unleashed the 'Fire Emblem Heroes' Feb. 2 on Android and iOS platforms. The strategy game, which promises to provide never-ending challenges, is free to play with optional in-app purchases.

Video Games February 3, 2017

Pokémon GO Breaks Record With $1 Billion Revenue In Just Six Months

'Pokémon GO' has raced to the $1 billion mark faster than any billion-dollar games such as 'Candy Crush.' It earned that amount in a span of six months.

Video Games February 2, 2017

Google Play Store February 2017: The New Apps, Music, Movies And TV Shows Available To Download

New titles available in February in the Google Play Store include the mobile game ‘Fire Emblem: Heroes,’ the movie ‘Doctor Strange,’ and the book ‘Empire’s End: Aftermath.’

Apps/Software February 1, 2017

Super Mario Run Update Adds New Easy Mode, Toad Rally Changes, And More To The Mix

Nintendo has already unleashed the 'Super Mario Run' version 1.1.0, considered to be its biggest update since its release. Changes include a new mode that features unlimited lives and the lifting of the time limit.

Video Games February 1, 2017

Nintendo To Finally Launch 'Super Mario Run' For Android In March: The Wait Is Almost Over

Through its Japanese Twitter account, Nintendo revealed that the Android version of 'Super Mario Run' will be released in March. For Android device owners who are looking forward to enjoying the game, the wait is almost over.

Video Games January 19, 2017

Top 10 Tech News Of 2016: Galaxy Note 7, 'Pokémon GO,' Nintendo Switch, AirPods, Touch Bar, And More

As 2016 comes to a close, let’s take a brief glance at the controversy-addled year, filled with breaches, VR headsets, and exploding Note 7 devices. Here are the biggest tech news of 2016.

Gadgets December 31, 2016

'Super Mario Run' For Android Surfaces On Google Play, But You Can't Get It Yet

Nintendo's much-hyped 'Super Mario Run' mobile game has finally hit Google Play, but you can't get it just yet. The Android version is still not live, but you can now pre-register to get notified as soon as it launches.

Video Games December 29, 2016

'Super Mario Run' Free Gift Now Available To Celebrate 50 Million Downloads

Nintendo recently announced that 'Super Mario Run' topped 50 million downloads already, and it's offering a free gift to celebrate. The gift is now available, consisting of 10 Toad Rally tickets.

Video Games December 28, 2016

Nintendo's 'Super Mario Run' Not The Highest-Grossing App Anymore: Well, It Had A Good Run At The Top

The decline in 'Super Mario Run's' rank at the Apple App Store is widely believed as an indication of a waning user interest. It is also attributed to the game's controversial pricing.

Video Games December 27, 2016

Nintendo Plans To Launch 2 Or 3 Mobile Games Per Year: More Games To Follow 'Super Mario Run'

Nintendo has confirmed that it will release two to three mobile games per year, a commitment hugely influenced by the success of recently released 'Super Mario Run.' The endless runner has now been downloaded 50 million times.

Video Games December 23, 2016

'Super Mario Run' Survey Asks iOS Users About The Cost And A Potential Sequel, Following Controversial $9.99 Pricing

Nintendo has just sent out a survey with questions that could address the controversy of the steep price players need to pay to unlock the 'Super Mario Run' full game as well as the possibility of a game sequel.

Video Games December 23, 2016

'Super Plumber Run' Is The 'Super Mario Run' Alternative On Android You Never Knew Existed

'Super Mario Run' is only available on iOS right now, but will come to Android some time in 2017. For those who cannot wait and are not interested in purchasing an iPhone, have a look at 'Super Plumber Run.'

Video Games December 22, 2016

'Super Mario Run' Breaks New Record With 40M Downloads In 4 Days, But Full Game Pricing Limits Success

Nintendo's 'Super Mario Run' shattered a new App Store downloads record, driving more than 40 million downloads in just four days. The full game pricing, however, is a real issue and may severely limit the game's success in the long run.

Video Games December 21, 2016

'Super Mario Run' Stumbles Out Of The Gate: Nintendo Shares Plunge On Price Criticism, No Future DLC

Despite lofty Day One downloads and generally positive reviews, 'Super Mario Run' is now stumbling out of the games. The game has received a variety of criticisms, sending Nintendo stocks into a freefall.

Video Games December 21, 2016

When Will 'Super Mario Run' Arrive On Android? Please Hurry, Nintendo!

Nintendo has released 'Super Mario Run' only for iOS, leaving Android gamers on the outside looking in. What is causing the delay for 'Super Mario Run' to arrive on Android, and when will it be released?

Video Games December 20, 2016

Nintendo Hands Out Free New 3DS XL Units With 'Super Mario Maker' Vouchers On Southwest Flight

Nintendo surprised passengers of a Southwest Airlines flight with free New 3DS XL systems and 'Super Mario Maker' vouchers. The early holiday gift is part of the Say Yes to Nintendo 3DS promotion with Southwest Airlines.

Video Games December 19, 2016

'Super Mario Run' Unlockable Characters: Here's How To Play As Luigi, Princess Peach, Yoshi, Toad, And Toadette

'Super Mario Run' features five unlockable characters, namely Luigi, Princess Peach, Yoshi, Toad, and Toadette. Here are their special abilities, along with instructions on how to unlock them as runners.

Video Games December 19, 2016

'Super Mario Run' Guide: How To Do Stylish Moves And Win Toad Rally Rounds

There’s a lot more to Super Mario Run than just running and stomping down enemies. Here are other moves Mario can pull off, which are very helpful stunts to secure a Toad Rally victory.

Video Games December 18, 2016

'Super Mario Run' Review Roundup: Is It Any Good?

The long awaited title is here and already it's a huge success that is bound to make Nintendo a lot of money. However, we need to find out if this game is worth al the effort, and from what we can tell according to critics, Super Mario Run is not the best but still a must play.

Video Games December 18, 2016

Nintendo's 'Super Mario Run' Downloaded 2.85 Million Times On The First Day

'Super Mario Run' is the mobile game to play right now, as the title was downloaded nearly three million times on launch day. That number is more than the 900,000 times 'Pokemon GO' was downloaded when it was released.

Video Games December 17, 2016

Attention, Android Users: Don't Download And Sideload 'Super Mario Run' Unless You Want Malware

Experts are warning Android users to refrain from sideloading and using APK databases in order to get the first Nintendo Mobile app game 'Super Mario Run.' The app was released exclusively to iOS devices last Dec. 15.

Apps/Software December 17, 2016

'Super Mario Run' Now Available: Tips, Controls, Game Modes, And Everything Else You Need To Know

'Super Mario Run,' Nintendo’s first true game on mobile, has now been released on the App Store. Here are tips, tricks, and everything you need to know about the game.

Video Games December 15, 2016

Nintendo And Apple Like To Keep Things Simple, Says 'Super Mario' Creator Shigeru Miyamoto

Legendary developer Shigeri Miyamoto said that Nintendo and Apple share several philosophies between the two companies. One such philosophy is simplicity, which is heavily featured in the upcoming mobile game 'Super Mario Run'.

Video Games December 13, 2016

'Super Mario Run' Wasn't Supposed To Be Free To Play: Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto Explains Details In New Interview

"Super Mario Run," the upcoming endless runner by Nintendo, wasn’t supposed to be a free-to-play game, according to its creator Shigeru Miyamoto. Working with Apple, however, changed his mind.

Video Games December 12, 2016

'Super Mario Run' Will Require An Always-On Internet Connection And Gamers Are Seriously Not Happy About It

Upcoming mobile game 'Super Mario Run' will require an active internet connection to be played. Gamers who are not happy with the news have vented out their frustration on various online channels.

Video Games December 10, 2016

'Super Mario' Creator Shigeru Miyamoto Talks About 'Super Mario Run' And The Future Of The Franchise

Legendary game designer Shigeru Miyamoto talked about the story behind 'Super Mario Run', including some of the decisions that were made for the game's development. Miyamoto also talked about the future of the successful 'Super Mario' franchise.

Video Games December 9, 2016

Online-Only: 'Super Mario Run' iOS Game Requires An Active Internet Connection To Avoid Piracy

'Super Mario Run' creator Shigeru Miyamoto revealed that the iOS game will require an always-on internet connection. One of the main reasons behind this requirement pertains to piracy concerns.

Apps/Software December 9, 2016

Super Mario Run For iPhone: Here's 4 minutes of Super Mario Run Gameplay [Video]

'Super Mario Run' is all set to land on the iPhone and iPad on Dec. 15. Gameplay includes three different modes: World Tour mode, Toad Rally challenge mode and the Kingdom Builder mode.

Video Games December 9, 2016

The Tonight Show's Jimmy Fallon Played 'Super Mario Run,' 'The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild' On The Nintendo Switch

'Super Mario Run' for mobile devices and 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' on the Nintendo Switch made an appearance on 'The Tonight Show.' Comedian host Jimmy Fallon was able to play both games, making gamers worldwide jealous.

Video Games December 8, 2016

Super Mario Run Release Date Set For Dec. 15 On iOS And It's Free, But Not Really [Video]

Nintendo has officially announced a Dec. 15 'Super Mario Run' release date for iOS. The game will be free to start, but those looking for the full experience will have to buy it.

Apps/Software November 15, 2016

Apple CEO Tim Cook Visits Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto During Japan Trip, Tries Out 'Super Mario Run' For iOS

Tim Cook got a hands-on preview of the upcoming 'Super Mario Run' game before its 2016 Q4 release. This happened during his visit at Nintendo's headquarters in Kyoto, Japan.

Apple October 14, 2016

'Super Mario Run' Stickers For iOS 10 Roll Out In Advance

Apple launches 'Super Mario Run' stickers for the iMessage app as iOS 10 rolls out. It paves the way for the release of an endless Mario-themed runner game in December.

Apps/Software September 13, 2016

Mario Is Coming To iOS With Upcoming Launch Of 'Super Mario Run' Mobile Game

Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto announced the upcoming holiday launch of an endless runner mobile game for iOS titled ‘Super Mario Run.’

Apple September 8, 2016

Shigeru Miyamoto Announces 'Super Mario Run' For iOS At Apple Event

Nintendo's mascot is at long last set to arrive on mobile.

Video Games September 7, 2016

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