• Nintendo's president explains the Switch success, Nintendo exec says Nintendo focuses on fun over tech power

    2 monthes ago - By Go Nintendo

    The Switch has been a runaway hit for Nintendo, amassing millions and millions of units sold, with countless customers continuing to pick up the platform every week. In a Q&A with shareholders, Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa explained what's made the Switch a hit.
    In Furukawa's mind, The Switch is a success for two reasons. First up, Furukawa believes that the introduction of the Switch Lite has really helped boost the signal of the Switch, opening up the customer base even more. Furukawa also says that Nintendo having just one platform to create games for has helped them focus...
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  • Furukawa: Nintendo will continue with Directs but could switch things up in the future

    Furukawa: Nintendo will continue with Directs but could switch things up in the future

    2 monthes ago - By My Nintendo News

    Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa has stated that the believes the Nintendo Direct format is currently successful and effective at delivering key video gaming news and announcements, but he also thinks that the format could shift gears in the future. While he doesn't elaborate on what he thinks could change, a guess would be that future...
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  • Nintendo says Switch Lite has been successful, focused on one console family, not worried about power

    2 monthes ago - By Nintendo Enthusiast

    The Nintendo Switch family has grown exponentially ever since its initial launch in 2017. A lot was on the table back before the Switch launched, as Nintendo was coming off the terribly sinking ship that was the Wii U. But now, the Switch as a whole has sold more than the NES, SNES, GameCube and Wii U, along with even outselling the Xbox One. In a recent Investor's Briefing, during the Q&A session Nintendo President Furukawa commented on the success of the platform. He mentioned that the Switch Lite has been one factor of its success,...
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