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.

  • 10/06/2015 : Devil's Third explodes onto Wii U on August 28th Read more
  • 09/06/2015 : Sonic races to Nintendo 3DS in Sonic Boom: Fire & Ice Read more
  • 08/06/2015 : Masahiro Sakurai hosts a special video presentation all about new content for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS on June 14th, 15:40 UK time Read more
  • 01/06/2015 : North American Nintendo Direct Micro reveals new titles also bound for Europe Read more
  • 26/05/2015 : Discover what happens when Yoshis meet amiibo in a new CGI trailer for Yoshi’s Woolly World Read more