Nintendo has lowered the sales forecast for its gaming console, despite its strong Christmas business.
Japan's gaming specialist sold 9.4 million switch devices in the last quarter. But by the end of March, 20 million consoles were sold, no longer achieved: nine months after Nintendo is only 14.5 million. Now the announcement has cut 17 million devices. However, Nintendo's Sony Playstation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One are very good at the competition.
Good change has changed Nintendo wins 104.9 million yen (840 million euros) in the quarter of Christmas, almost a quarter of a year ago. Sales grew 26 percent to 608,400 million yen (approximately 4.88 million euros).
The failure of the console "Wii U" earlier began with the red-and-white crisis. With the change in the use of the keyboard and the home of the road, the traditional company has once again achieved success. Since its launch in March 2017, 32.3 units have been sold.
On Friday, Nintendo delayed the first post of the "Mario Kart" smartphone game until the end of March. The company has long been able to use its popular game characters to be only available on their devices. But with the rise in mobile phones that block the mobile 3DS console mobile sales, Nintendo has reversed. Among other things, there is a game called "Super Mario" on your smartphone. Meanwhile, the 3DS console sales ranged from 5.9 to 2.3, in the first nine months of the year.