In a recent interview with TIME Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima has cleared up comments regarding Nintendo working on a successor to the Nintendo 3DS. Kimishima says that while they are not working on a follow-up to the popular system they are always thinking of ideas of how they can continue the portable gaming business.
“We are not creating a successor to the 3DS right now. We are, however, still thinking of portable systems. We are thinking of ways that we will be able to continue bringing portable gaming systems out, so yes, we are thinking of different ways to continue the portable gaming business.”
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