28 Oct '11, 2am

Nintendo posts 70.2 billion yen loss, quotes multiple reasons: Things appear gloomy in Nintendo as the company h...

Things appear gloomy in Nintendo as the company has revised their estimate for the fiscal year ending next March from a 20 billion yen profit to a 20 billion yen loss. What has happened, perhaps it could be the lack of innovation in its hardware, lack of hit titles and the suffering of some key titles transiting to mobile devices such as the iPhone. Nevertheless, Nintendo has confirmed in its latest press release that the first six months of the fiscal year ending September 30 has saw the company making a big loss of 70.2 billion yen loss (US$ 926 million). Nintendo has quoted the following reasons for the loss (Main reasons for the decrease in net sales) The net sales were down due to a lack of hit software titles, which resulted in a decrease in the unit sales of “Wii” and “Nintendo DS” hardware and software around the world, and a downturn in sales of “Nintendo 3DS” unt...

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