Nintendo President Kimishima Says NX Isn’t Coming This Holiday As They Wanted Games To Be Ready

Japanese publication The Nikkei has recently had the opportunity to speak to Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima about the forthcoming Nintendo NX platform. One of the things that Kimishima was asked was why the console wasn't going on sale this Christmas which is when you would have thought it would be made available. Kimishima says that the … Continue reading Nintendo President Kimishima Says NX Isn’t Coming This Holiday As They Wanted Games To Be Ready

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Nintendo Has Denied The Nikkei Report Claiming That Wii U Production Is Shutting Down

Nintendo has denied the Nikkei report claiming that production of the Wii U console is shutting down. The report came out Tuesday, claiming that Nintendo will discontinue Wii U production by the end of this year. However, Nintendo has says that the report "didn't come from us" and stated that they "plan to continue Wii … Continue reading Nintendo Has Denied The Nikkei Report Claiming That Wii U Production Is Shutting Down

Nikkei: Nintendo Ceasing Wii U Production At End Of Year

Respected Japanese news publication The Nikkei is reporting that Nintendo is ceasing Wii U production at the end of the year to presumably make way for their next platform which is simply known as the Nintendo NX. The publication cites poorly selling software and a lack of interest in the hardware as the reason why … Continue reading Nikkei: Nintendo Ceasing Wii U Production At End Of Year

Kimishima Has Been Elected For One Year And Open For Outsider To Run Nintendo

The newly appointed Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima has spoken to The Nikkei regarding his new position. Kimishima says that he has been elected for one year to run the Kyoto based company and is uncertain what will happen next. He also revealed that he is open to someone outside of Nintendo taking over the company one day in … Continue reading Kimishima Has Been Elected For One Year And Open For Outsider To Run Nintendo

Nikkei Estimates Nintendo Will Post 25 Billion Yen Operating Profit For Last Financial Year

Time for some numbers! Japanese outlet Nikkei has shed some light on what we can expect from next week's official financial results from Nintendo. They report that Nintendo is estimated to post an operating profit of 25 billion yen for the latest financial year, finishing March 2015, after their previous forecast of 20 billion yen. … Continue reading Nikkei Estimates Nintendo Will Post 25 Billion Yen Operating Profit For Last Financial Year

Nintendo Unexpectedly Excluded From Nikkei, Stock Falls

We recently reported that Nintendo's stock had climbed as a result of expectations that the company would be included into the Nikkei 225, Japan's prestigious equivalent to the Dow Jones Industrial Average. In a turn of events, Nintendo has not been added to the group of 225 blue-chip companies of the Tokyo Stock Exchange that … Continue reading Nintendo Unexpectedly Excluded From Nikkei, Stock Falls

Nintendo’s Shares Escalate As Company Expected To Join Elite Nikkei 225 Stock Average

Nintendo's stock has climbed 3.9 percent as the company is expected to join Japan's Nikkei 225 after its yearly review. The Nikkei 225 is Japan's equivalent to the Dow Jones Industrial Average and is comprised of an index of 225 blue-chip companies traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Companies are included and removed regularly based … Continue reading Nintendo’s Shares Escalate As Company Expected To Join Elite Nikkei 225 Stock Average

Nintendo Reportedly Unifying Its Handheld And Home Console Divisions

According to Nikkei.com, in an effort to see more interaction and cooperation between the two, Nintendo is planning to unify its handheld and home console divisions. The move, if proven to be true, will see employees from both hardware-making divisions merging and moving into a new development building, which is scheduled to be completed by … Continue reading Nintendo Reportedly Unifying Its Handheld And Home Console Divisions

Nintendo Wii: Nintendo Carefully Considering 3D For The Wii’s Successor

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata has informed Japanese business publication Nikkei that he's closely monitoring the 3D TV market, and depending on consumer uptake, 3D could well be a prolific feature of the Wii's successor. "If you display a 3D image, the image quality becomes extremely bad, so we'd probably do it with the next system", he … Continue reading Nintendo Wii: Nintendo Carefully Considering 3D For The Wii’s Successor