Episode 21 - End of the year

  • News

    • Nintendo Quarterly results

      • 2.76 million consoles (Zelda has a 100% attach rate)

      • 5.46 million games

      • Nintendo projects to sell 10 million in FY

        • Nintendo tends to make conservative estimates

        • Building 16 million consoles.

        • Real number is probably somewhere between those two numbers.

      • Nintendo also claimed that 1-2 Switch is generating buzz

        • It has been near the at the top of the best-sellers list on the eShop most times that I've checked.

        • I think Nintendo is trying to generate buzz for it.

      • Revenue 3% down operating profit 11% down

        • Switch was late in the last quarter of the fiscal year

        • Mobile games didn't lead to huge revenue impacts.

    • No voice at launch for MK8D

  • Gameplay