Sections

Nintendo Full-year Financials 2009

Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks is for a “wider age group of people”

Nintendo said in its full-year financials today that the next Zelda game’s looking to broaden the franchises reach. “The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks… will appeal to a wider age group of people, and will launch in the later half of the year,” said the firm. This was pretty much the only game-related info in […]

5

Nintendo Full-year Financials 2009 headlines

  • Nintendo full-year results - everything in one place

    Nintendo just announced a record fiscal year, but pointed to a slowing of profit in the current 12 months. This sort of stuff gets us up in the morning, straight out of bed and fully erect. How about you? Nintendo sales up 10%, profit up 14% for FY09 Mario Kart Wii sales beat 15 million, […]

    0
  • Nintendo - 26 million Wii, 30 million DS to be sold in FY10

    Nintendo has predicted that 26 million Wii consoles will be sold in the current fiscal year, the period ending March 2010. The Kyoto firm said 220 million software units would shift for the machine in the period. DS is to perform even better on the console side, said the company, moving a predicted 30 million […]

    2
  • Nintendo predicts 11.8 percent drop in profit for FY10

    Nintendo said today it expects a profit drop of 11.8 percent in the coming fiscal year. The fall will put profit at ¥490 billion for the period. A poll of 25 analysts by Thomson Reuters reckoned the fall would be less severe, however, predicting a drop to ¥517.4 billion yen profit in the 12 months […]

    0
  • Mario Kart Wii sales beat 15 million, Will million-sellers reach 54

    Mario Kart Wii has now sold 15.4 million units, Nintendo said today as part of its full-year financial report, while the Wii Fit juggernaut powered to an astonishing 18.22 million units in fiscal ’09. Games beating 1 million units on Wii now total 54, said the company. Big sellers for the year: DS Brain Age […]

    5
  • Nintendo sales up 10%, profit up 14% for FY09

    Nintendo’s reported rises in both sales and profit for the fiscal year, the 12 months ending March. Sales rose to ¥1,838,622 million, a 9.0 percent increase over the previous year, while operating profit hit ¥555,263 million, 14 percent better than fiscal 2008. Almost 26 million Wii systems were sold in the period, bringing lifetime totals […]

    5