Company overview

The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Wii U™ and Wii™ home consoles, Nintendo 3DS™ and Nintendo DS™ family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 4.3 billion video games and more than 680 million hardware units globally, including the current-generation Wii U, Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi™ and Nintendo DSi XL™, as well as the Game Boy™, Game Boy Advance™, Super NES™, Nintendo 64™ and Nintendo GameCube™ systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names such as Mario™, Donkey Kong™, Metroid™, Zelda™ and Pokémon™. A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo of Europe, based in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, was established in 1990 and serves as headquarters for Nintendo's operations in Europe.

  • 21/08/2015 : Pokkén Tournament battles its way onto Wii U Read more
  • 05/08/2015 : Nintendo reveals key launch dates and editions as gamescom 2015 kicks off in Cologne Read more
  • 30/07/2015 : Collect, build and battle your palm-sized robots in Little Battlers eXperience for Nintendo 3DS Read more
  • 27/07/2015 : Happy days on Nintendo 3DS with Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer Read more
  • 27/07/2015 : Ink-tastic new content coming to Splatoon with a major update releasing on 6th August Read more