This week in gaming

So much more than stealing cars “Grand Theft Auto V” was released in the United States on Tuesday. According to publisher Take-Two, the game made $800 million dollars within 24 hours of it’s release, as reported by Yahoo! Finance. That is the most money any “Grand Theft Auto” game has ever made at launch. Don’t […]

Former Nintendo president Hiroshi Yamauchi dies at age 85

Yamauchi headed Nintendo for 53 years before retirement in 2002. The man credited with turning what was a modest trading-card company into one of the world’s most successful and well-known video game companies died of pneumonia in a hospital in central Japan this morning, according to an email sent to press by Nintendo.Hiroshi Yamauchi headed […]