Previously speaking about dating, he told the Mirror: "I don't have time for girlfriends, and that's why I just keep busy.
I keep going because that's what I want to do."While will.hasn’t been public with anyone for sometime, this has not stopped speculation circling among fans.
(Pedant's corner: for the purposes of this article we decided not to classify Color-TV Game and Game & Watch as game consoles in the modern sense.
Oh, and if anyone can unearth or remember the UK launch prices for NES, Game Boy and GBA, do let us know in the comments!
Fergie’s bandmate has also dabbled in the fashion industry, film and TV.
Read more: Inside will.i.am's relationship history Will.i.am, 43, is believed to be single, having failed to publicly acknowledge a relationship for sometime now.
While Japan received the console with open arms and a small dose of the hysteria that typified launches at the time, in the West, Nintendo got off to a much slower start - due in no small part to Sega stealing a march with the earlier release of the Mega Drive (or Genesis, if you must).
The years have been much kinder to SNES launch title Super Mario World than they have to Sonic the Hedgehog, but at the time of the SNES' launch, the plumber's return was seen as overly iterative, while Sega's mascot carried the shock of the new.
Other reports claimed will.enjoyed a brief Romance with reality star Casey Batchelor in 2014.It was worth the effort, it seems, as the compulsive and immediate Tetris was the ideal handheld game and helped the Game Boy become nothing short of a phenomenon. As loved as the NES was, the Game Boy is perhaps the archetypal piece of Nintendo hardware.Famously built around Gunpei Yokoi's edict of lateral thinking with seasoned technology, it showed the company taking its own path to impressive effect, a philosophy that would be repeated with great success with both the DS and the Wii further down the line.The company has been written off by the wider games industry more times than you can count and invariably bounces back with something surprising, sometimes even game-changing, that ensures its success for another decade or so.Yet when I looked at the launch plans for Nintendo Switch last month, I was worried, and concluded that the strange new machine was in trouble.
As a piece of industrial design, it's also perhaps Nintendo at its strongest: sturdy, playful and with the welcoming lines of a well-loved toy, it's arguably never been bettered in the world of video games.