Taking a look at real events to consider.
Timeline of IRL Events
- August 12 - PT, the playable teaser for Silent Hills is released. The game is cancelled by April.
- October 11 - New Nintendo 3DS is released in Japan. Europe and America get it in Early 2015.
- November 6 - Microsoft purchases Mojang of Minecraft fame.
- March 4 - Elecrtronic Arts closes Maxis.
- March 17 - Nintendo announces a partnership with DeNA.
- July 11 - Satoru Iwata, President of Nintendo, passes away due to medical complications.
- September 14 - Nintendo gets an organizational overhaul. Tatsumi Kimishima becomes President and the EAD and SPD divisions are merged into a single EPD division.
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