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Nintendo is selling so many Switch consoles that it’s predicting a $4.3 billion profit for the year — 50% more than it previously anticipated

Nintendo’s sales have boomed during the COVID-19 pandemic, as more people stayed home due to lockdowns around the world. The Japanese video games company sold more than 12 million Switch consoles between April and September, and credited sales of “Animal Crossing: New Horizons” for its rising revenues. Nintendo’s sales were […]
Nintendo is selling so many Switch consoles that it’s predicting a $4.3 billion profit for the year — 50% more than it previously anticipated
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Nintendo is re-releasing its classic Game & Watch handheld for the 35th anniversary of Super Mario Bros., complete with 35 easter eggs and references for fans

Nintendo is celebrating Super Mario Bros.’ 35th anniversary this year by re-releasing its classic hand-held console, the Game & Watch. The console was originally launched in 1980, and helped propel hand-held video games gain global popularity. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. To celebrate the 35th anniversary of Super […]
Nintendo is re-releasing its classic Game & Watch handheld for the 35th anniversary of Super Mario Bros., complete with 35 easter eggs and references for fans
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The biggest game company in the world is helping Nintendo break into the Chinese market, but it may be making a bold play for Nintendo’s beloved characters in exchange

Nintendo, a 100-plus-year-old Japanese company, is making a major play for the massive Chinese gaming market. The Japanese gaming giant is teaming up with Tencent, a Chinese conglomerate and the biggest game company in the world, to release the Nintendo Switch and some of its most popular games in China. […]
The biggest game company in the world is helping Nintendo break into the Chinese market, but it may be making a bold play for Nintendo’s beloved characters in exchange
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Nintendo is about to bring back its outrageously popular $60 NES console

Nintendo is rereleasing its NES Classic Edition console next week on June 29. The miniature console costs just $US60 and comes with 30 games. The NES Classic Edition was originally released in late 2016 as a limited-edition device. As a result, it was nearly impossible to find. Prepare yourselves: Nintendo […]
Nintendo is about to bring back its outrageously popular $60 NES console
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Nintendo is getting in its own way by not putting its classic games store on the Switch — something fans have been craving for over a year

In a surprise move, Nintendo confirmed it isn’t bringing its Virtual Console classic games store to the Switch console. Instead, the Nintendo Switch Online service will provide access to a limited library of Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) games. It costs $US20/year. It’s a bizarre decision, as the Virtual Console service […]
Nintendo is getting in its own way by not putting its classic games store on the Switch  —  something fans have been craving for over a year