“The number of downloads of Fire Emblem Heroes is less than a tenth of the number for Super Mario Run, but the total figure that consumers have spent on this title is more than on Super Mario Run.”
Nintendo Switch at 2.74 million, and Nintendo 3DS at 66.12 million units as of March 31, 2017.
Breath of the Wild at 2.76 million sold on Nintendo Switch.
Pokémon Sun & Moon are just a million short of the Kalos region.
Takeda set to retire. That kinda means it’s going to be Miyamoto turn to leave office next generation.
Pokémon Sun & Moon leading the pack at over 15 million sold.
Investors are bound to reap more money than expected with a 50 yen per share dividend increase over the original forecast.
The Switch was so successful, Nintendo had to save money from advertising in order to balance supply and demand.
“The true value of entertainment lies in its uniqueness.”
“We will maintain buzz about The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and 1-2-Switch.”
All of a sudden, investors are a lot more friendly with the success of Nintendo Switch.
“Finally, the video game trade show E3 will be held in Los Angeles this June. Again this year, we will not be hosting a large-scale press conference for institutional investors, analysts and the media.”
“Nintendo is a company which creates unique things and, once something unique is embraced by the public, there will be no competition in that market.”
“This pre-order momentum is reassuring proof that the core gamer demographic understands the uniqueness of the Nintendo Switch and continues to support us.”
“The worldwide release of Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon generated buzz and led to blockbuster sales of 14.69 million units.”
Nintendo expects to provide more dividends to investors than originally announced in the previous forecast.
Actually, Nintendo just modified it’s net income forecast positively this time around with a 40,000 million yen increase.
Animal Crossing for smart devices has been pushed back to the next fiscal year.
3DS sales had a 10% year-on-year increase thanks to the synergistic effect of Pokémon Go on Pokémon franchise titles.
“I would like you to know that I myself am very much looking forward to the launch of Nintendo Switch.”