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27 July 2017 16:49 (South Africa)

Nintendo, Microsoft and Sony prepare for gaming battle

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Sales of the Nintento Wii have started to slow down, but the Japanese company says it is still confident of the longevity of its motion sensor console. Microsoft will start selling its competitor product, the Kinect, in November, and Sony will release the Move in September, but Nintendo says there is not an "immediate need" to replace the Wii with a new gaming platform. Read more: Reuters

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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