Tokyo / Kyoto (APA / dpa) – Nintendo has reduced its sales prediction for its game console, despite the Christmas season. Japan's gaming specialist sold 9.4 million switch devices in the last quarter. But at the end of March sold 20 million consoles was no longer possible.
After nine months, 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.
Nintendo voted to win 104.9 million yen (838.7 million euros) in the Christmas quarter at the box office in the UN, almost a quarter of a year ago. Sales grew 26 percent to 608.4 million Yen.
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.
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