Consolidates European HQ

The game company will close its European headquarters in Großostheim and consolidate its operations in Frankfurt. The intended measures will sadly have a direct effect on some of the employees based in the Großostheim and Frankfurt offices in Germany and would lead to the release of approximately 130 permanent employees.

President not attending E3

Iwata will  not attend E3 this year due to an unnamed health condition. He’s been instructed by his physician not to travel overseas in the immediate future, and so he will not be making the trip to Los Angeles…Please understand that it is business as usual for Mr. Iwata, and he continues his normal duties […]

Emmy nomination

Tracy Morgan is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series for his work on NBC’s 30 Rock. It is an honor to be recognized by my peers and be a part of 30 Rock‘s 22 nominations. I want to thank everyone from Tina to Lorne to everyone in craft services.

Critical condition after crash

Morgan and Jeffrey Millea are airlifted to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick and is in critical condition following a 5-car pile-up. Their chauffeured limousine bus was struck from behind by a Walmart truck. New Jersey State police say they believe the Walmart truck driver was dozing and failed to see traffic slowing in front of him […]

Tried to persuade Saddam Hussein to resign

During a 45-minute question-and-answer Branson says that he, Nelson Mandela and Kofi Annan were close to persuading Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein to resign when the American bombing of Iraq began. There had to be a better way to get rid of Saddam Hussein than having to kill and maim a lot of people. The after-effects of the Iraqi […]

Ebay will integrate Bitcoin

In an interview on CNBC Donahoe says that PayPal plans to start dealing in Bitcoins and other digital currencies soon. We’re going to have to integrate digital currencies in our wallet Donoho also explained why he owns some: I’m not buying it as an investment. I’m buying it to understand how it can be used. […]