Gamasutra - Blogs /blogs/ Nick Harris's Blogs Thu, 30 Jul 2015 02:11:01 EDT en-us scarless@think-services.com (Simon Carless) Nintendo got a lot right with the Wii - by Nick Harris http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NickHarris/20150320/239134/Nintendo_got_a_lot_right_with_the_Wii.php Business/Marketing,Design,Console/PC,Social/Online,Smartphone/Tablet Understanding why the Wii was so popular and its sequel failed to build on its success whilst speculating on the design of the Nintendo's NX what new experience this may provide and how they may be poised to allow subscription to their back catalogue. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NickHarris/20150320/239134/Nintendo_got_a_lot_right_with_the_Wii.php Fri, 20 Mar 2015 01:54:00 EDT Why Facebook should buy Linden Lab - by Nick Harris http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NickHarris/20140326/213954/Why_Facebook_should_buy_Linden_Lab.php Business/Marketing,Social/Online Second Life needs new players, Oculus Rift needs a social nexus. Facebook could monetize our second life as well as using it as a unified portal to other games. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NickHarris/20140326/213954/Why_Facebook_should_buy_Linden_Lab.php Wed, 26 Mar 2014 01:28:00 EDT Iwata isn't Nintendo's problem. It's Shiota. - by Nick Harris http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NickHarris/20140129/209544/Iwata_isnt_Nintendos_problem_Its_Shiota.php Business/Marketing,Design,Console/PC Nintendo need to make uniquely compelling interfaces and use these controls to inspire new games no other system can imitate, building upon what so many found to be so popular with the Wii with an expressive dual Nunchuk scheme. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/NickHarris/20140129/209544/Iwata_isnt_Nintendos_problem_Its_Shiota.php Wed, 29 Jan 2014 10:47:00 EST