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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.

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Nintendo Switch’s Online Service Expected To Be Between 2,000 To 3,000 Yen Yearly

By Sato . February 2, 2017 . 12:00am

Nintendo Switch players will get to try out the new console’s online features for free until this fall, but company president Tatsumi Kimishima told Nikkei that it’ll cost about 2,000~3,000 yen for a year after.

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Nintendo’s Amiibo And Download Sales Saw A Big Decline From Previous Fiscal Year

By Sato . February 1, 2017 . 5:30am

While Nintendo made some bank by selling over 1.5 million units of the NES Classic Edition, their amiibo figures and download sales saw a big decline in the past fiscal year.

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NES Classic Edition Surpasses 1.5 Million Units In Global Sales

By Sato . February 1, 2017 . 4:30am

The Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition was one of the hottest holiday items around the world and it has reached a global sell-through of 1.5 million units.

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See How Nintendo 3DS Hardware And Software Sales Compare In Japan, U.S., And Europe

By Sato . February 1, 2017 . 2:00am

Nintendo doesn’t have any plans to let the 3DS die anytime soon, and the sales data provided in the financial results briefing gives us an idea how they’ve come to that decision.

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Fire Emblem Fans Are Mostly In Their 20s and 30s, More On Sales And Fire Emblem Heroes

By Sato . February 1, 2017 . 1:30am

In Nintendo’s financial results briefing for fiscal year ending March 2017, company president Tatsumi Kimishima talked Fire Emblem, with some info on demographic and Fire Emblem Heroes.

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Nintendo Switch Gets An Updated Count Of Titles In Development And Publishers

By Sato . February 1, 2017 . 1:00am

Nintendo first announced that the Switch had 80 titles in development and more than 50 software publisher. This has been updated to over 100 titles, 70 publishers, and more from Nintendo president.

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Nintendo 3DS Still Lives With New Games And Many Titles That Have Yet To Be Announced

By Sato . February 1, 2017 . 12:30am

Many may feel that the hybrid console and handheld, Nintendo Switch, is going to take over the 3DS, Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima says it’s not the case in the company’s financial results briefing.

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Wii U Production Has Officially Ended In Japan

By Sato . January 31, 2017 . 4:30am

Back in November there were rumors going left and right about Nintendo ending the Wii U console’s production, but the company has officially ended its production in Japan.

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Nintendo Shares An Updated List Of Total Hardware Sales Starting With 3DS And Wii U

By Sato . January 31, 2017 . 3:30am

We just got a look at Nintendo’s top-selling software sales for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS titles, and the financial results report also has an update on hardware and software sales units.

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Nintendo Shares An Updated List Of Best-Selling 3DS And Wii U Titles

By Sato . January 31, 2017 . 1:15am

Nintendo shared their latest financial results for the nine months ended December 31, 2016. Here’s an updated look at the top-selling software sales units for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.

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Nintendo Switch Will Let You Have Up To 8 Accounts, And A Country-Based eShop

By Sato . January 20, 2017 . 12:30am

Nintendo shared new information on the Nintendo Switch’s many features in a recent interview. They talked backwards compatibility, storage, share function, user accounts, the eShop, and more.

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Nintendo Big Band & Rock Concerts Will Be Streamed Live During Upcoming Switch Event

By Casey . January 6, 2017 . 8:45am

Next week, the Nintendo Switch will be featured at a public event in Tokyo, Japan, and both a Big Band and a Rock Band will be performing live at the event, which will be live-streamed via LINE Live.

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