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Nintendo’s Efforts To Appeal To Children And Female Consumers With 3DS Is Paying Off

By Sato . April 28, 2017 . 2:00am

Nintendo had a lot to say about the success of the Switch’s launch in their financial results briefing, but they also had good things to say about the 3DS’ performance. Here’s more from CEO Tatsumi Kimishima.

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1-2-Switch Is Close To Being A Million-Seller, Super Bomberman R Hits 500,000

By Sato . April 28, 2017 . 1:45am

Following the talk about Nintendo Switch’s launch and user demographics, company president Tatsumi Kimishima shared more on software performance and third-party titles in the financial results briefing.

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Nintendo CEO Talks Switch Sales, Sales Outlook in the U.S., And User Demographics

By Sato . April 28, 2017 . 1:30am

Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima had plenty to share in Nintendo’s financial results briefing for fiscal year ending March 2017. Here are some interesting tidbits shared for the Nintendo Switch.

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New Nintendo 2DS XL Announced, Releases This July

By Sato . April 27, 2017 . 9:30pm

Nintendo revealed the latest of the 3DS family with the “New Nintendo 2DS XL” console, slated for release this July with the goal of offering pricing and features that fit between 2DS and 3DS XL systems.

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Nintendo Switch Hardware Sales Reach 2.74 Million Worldwide, 5.46 Million For Software

By Sato . April 27, 2017 . 1:00am

Nintendo shared their latest earnings report for fiscal year ended March 31, with plenty to show for their recent performance on sales from the Switch, 3DS, Wii U, and more.

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Nintendo Switch Sells 906,000 Units In March 2017 For North America

By Sato . April 14, 2017 . 12:30am

Nintendo Switch Becomes Company’s Fastest-Selling Console With 906,000 Units Sold In North America in its debut month of March 2017.

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Former Nintendo Executive Recalls His Experience Working At Rare’s “Manor Farmhouse”

By Casey . April 3, 2017 . 9:30am

Recalling working with Rare at the time, Lobb noted that GoldenEye 007 was basically developed inside a barn converted into working areas by Rare and referred to as the “Manor Farmhouse.”

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Reggie Fils-Aime Says Nintendo Has Big Plans For This year’s E3

By Casey . March 26, 2017 . 1:30pm

He also mentioned that titles for the Switch and the Nintendo 3DS will be featured prominently.

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Nintendo’s Treehouse Log Has Started Over On Tumblr

By Casey . March 24, 2017 . 9:30am

According to Nintendo’s Bill Trinen, the Log will “offer insight into games and franchises you love, presented from a unique Treehouse perspective.”

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Nintendo Wins Copyright Case Against Seller of Circumvention Devices

By Casey . March 8, 2017 . 9:30am

The court determined that the selling of circumvention devices, such as “flashcarts,” “modchips” and “game copiers” (Sky3DS, Gateway 3DS) is illegal.

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Messages From Reggie Fils-Aimé, Sony, And Microsoft For Nintendo Switch’s Launch

By Sato . March 3, 2017 . 9:30am

Nintendo released the Switch today and Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé shared a message of gratitude for the fans. We even saw some warm messages from rival companies Sony and Microsoft.

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Reggie Fils-Aime On Applying Lessons Learned From The Wii U To The Nintendo Switch

By Casey . March 2, 2017 . 9:30am

In a recent interview, Reggie spoke about how Nintendo applied lessons learned from past consoles like the Wii U, how the Switch will connect with its broad audience, and more.

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Nintendo Switch Will Not Have Virtual Console At Launch

By Sato . February 23, 2017 . 6:00am

The Nintendo Switch will be ready with the eShop and its downloadable games on its launch date, but it won’t have the Virtual Console right off the bat. Here’s more on Nintendo account funds, eShop, and more.

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Nintendo President Elaborates On The 3DS Market And Possible Successor

By Sato . February 3, 2017 . 12:30am

Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima recently talked about considerations of a DS successor and he had more to add in a Q&A segment of the Japanese financial results briefing.

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Nintendo President Sees A Need And Market For 3DS, Successor In Consideration

By Sato . February 2, 2017 . 12:30am

We learned yesterday that Nintendo has no plans to let the 3DS die anytime soon, and Kyoto Shimbun has a quote from president Tatsumi Kimishima considering a successor.