Reggie Shares Thoughts On How Nintendo Can Prepare For The Switch’s Successor

Image: Nintendo Life The Reggie Fils-Aimé book tour train just keeps on chugging away! Last week, the former president of Nintendo of America sat down with GamesIndustry.biz’s James Batchelor for a chat following the release of his book, Disrupting the Gameto talk about not just the book but various industry issues and the future of … Read more

Nintendo President Says “Most” North American Switch Online Users Have Upgraded To The Expansion Pack

Image: Nintendo Life / Damien McFerran Speaking at an investor Q&A in Japan this week — translated for VGC by Robert Sephazon — Nintendo President Shuntaro Furukawa said that the number of subscribers using Nintendo Switch Online has “gradually” increased since September 2021, and that “most” Nintendo Switch Online users in North America have already … Read more

Nintendo Says It Wants To Avoid A Repeat Of Wii U With Switch’s Successor

Image: Nintendo Since Nintendo announced its financial results yesterday — where it revealed that the Switch has now sold more than 107 million units worldwide, and predicted that profits would again drop in the next financial year — there’s been an awful lot of chatter about a Switch successor, hasn ‘t there? In a Japanese … Read more

Embracer Group To Acquire Crystal Dynamics, Square Enix Montréal, Eidos-Montréal, Plus IPs For $300 Million

Image: Square Enix Embracer Group, the Swedish video game holding company and parent of Gearbox, Saber Interactive and THQ Nordic (among many others), has entered into an agreement to acquire several studios and a selection of IP from Square Enix. Included in the deal are three studios — Crystal Dynamics, Square Enix Montréal, and Eidos-Montréal … Read more