Tom Prata

Market size could grow by 50%, says Nintendo

Nintendo of America’s senior director of product development, Tom Prata, revealed that according to Nintendo research, that the gaming market could grow as much as 50 percent.Speaking at the Casual Connect conference in Seattle, Prata stated that during the past two-and-a-half years, 30 million new gamers came into the fold in North America alone. This […]

11 years ago

Tom Prata headlines

  • 100 WiiWare titles inbound, says NoA

    Nintendo of America’s senior director of project development, Tom Prata, has said in a lengthy interview with IGN that “currently, there are about 100 games in development for WiiWare at various stages of completion.”Prata unfortunately didn’t have any download statistics to hand for WiiWare so far, and skirted the issue of Wii storage by saying, […]

    13 years ago
  • GDC: 100 WiiWare launch games will be drip-released

    This has to be the stupidest thing we’ve read from GDC so far. According to this, Nintendo has said that 100 games will be ready for WiiWare’s US launch on May 12, but will only be released a few at a time, in the same way as the Virtual Console Service.So, Nintendo, what you’re saying […]

    13 years ago