Tag: Nintendo

Nintendo’s Q1 net profit drops 46pc on forex losses

TOKYO: Japanese entertainment giant Nintendo said Tuesday its net profit in the first quarter dropped 46 percent due to exchange rate losses, but reported steady...

Nintendo ‘prepping new Switch model’ as sales slow

TOKYO: Nintendo is reportedly developing a smaller, cheaper version of its popular Switch games console, as sales of the device slow after initial runaway success. The...

Nintendo says nine-month profit up nearly 25pc, lifted by strong titles

TOKYO: Nintendo said Thursday its net profit jumped nearly a quarter for the nine months to December, riding out the crucial holiday season thanks to...

Nintendo might be working on playable Game Boy phone case

Nintendo is going old-school by trying to introduce a phone case that will turn smartphones into a Game Boy. The video game company Nintendo has recently...

Let’s a not go! Nintendo wins Japan court battle over Mario street karting

TOKYO: Nintendo said Thursday it has won a court battle against a popular go-kart operator that allows drivers to dress up as Super Mario and...

Nintendo profit beats as weak Switch consoles offset by title sales

TOKYO: Nintendo Co reported a better than expected 88 percent jump in first-quarter operating profit as sales of Switch game titles more than doubled, offsetting...

Google Maps celebrates Mario Day today, turns navigation arrow to Mario

As Mario Day is being observed today, March 10, Google has decided to celebrate the occasion differently, by turning the navigation arrow into Mario in...

Nintendo raises profit forecast on strong Switch sales

TOKYO: Nintendo raised its annual net profit forecast by more than 40 percent Wednesday after its popular Switch console flew off the shelves during the...

Android users to get Super Mario Run this week

The wait is finally over, as Nintendo has officially announced the release date of Super Mario Run for Android. Nintendo America, the company confirmed in...