Nintendo Co., Ltd., headquartered in Kyoto, Japan, has created franchises that have become household names worldwide, including Mario™, Donkey Kong™, The Legend of Zelda™, Metroid™, Pokémon™, Animal Crossing™, Pikmin™ and Splatoon™, through its integrated hardware and software products.
Nintendo aims to deliver unique, intuitive entertainment experiences for everyone, manufacturing and marketing video game devices such as the Nintendo Switch™ family of systems, developing and operating applications for smart devices, and collaborating with partners on a range of other entertainment initiatives like visual content and theme parks.
Nintendo has sold more than 5 billion video games and over 779 million hardware units globally. From the launch of the Nintendo Entertainment System™ more than 30 years ago, through today and into the future, Nintendo’s continuing mission is to create unique entertainment that puts smiles on the faces of people all over the world.
A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo of Europe, based in Frankfurt, Germany, serves as headquarters for Nintendo's operations in Europe.
Nintendo System History provides detailed info on Nintendo handhelds and consoles: NES, Game Boy, SNES, Nintendo 64, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance, GameCube, Pokémon mini, GBA SP, Nintendo DS, Game Boy Micro, DS Lite, Wii, Nintendo DSi and DSi XL.
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The official career website for Nintendo of Europe. Read more about working at Nintendo, discover which job openings there are, and apply.
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A new Animal Crossing: New Horizons Direct is airing on February 20th!
19/02/2020 | Nintendo Switch
Get ready for a roughly 25-minute-long livestream all about the Nook Inc. Deserted Island Getaway Package!
Nintendo kicks off gamescom with new trailers and announcements, including DLC, bundles, release dates and more!
21/08/2018 | Nintendo 3DS XL, New Nintendo 2DS XL, Nintendo Switch
Check out full gameplay matches of King K. Rool, Dark Samus and Chrom in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on our gamescom hub
Drive, dive and fly with the new Nintendo Labo: Vehicle Kit for Nintendo Switch
27/07/2018 | Nintendo Switch
Make, play and discover new adventures with Nintendo Labo on 14th September
Nintendo smashes E3 with 2018 line-up, details about Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
12/06/2018 | Nintendo Switch
Fortnite arrives today for Nintendo Switch; new Super Smash Bros., Pokémon games and many more all launching this year
Nintendo Labo combines fun interactive make, play and discover experiences with Nintendo Switch
17/01/2018 | Nintendo Switch
Discover a new way to play when Nintendo Labo launches on 27th April across Europe
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