Nintendo Beats Profit, Lifts Forecast on Pokemon Ahead of Switch
Super Mario Run, the group's first mobile gaming app, was released in December a year ago and has seen 78m downloads so far.
In its latest earnings report, Nintendo noted that the console saw a 75 decrease in hardware sales compared to the same period past year and a 45 percent decrease in software.
Nintendo has detailed its financial results for the nine-month period ended December 2016 and reported total sales as $2.7 billion.
USA confirms refugee deal with Australia will go ahead
On Tuesday, White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters the agreement specifically deals with 1250 people. USA authorities have visited both Nauru and Manus to outline the interview and vetting process.
In other Nintendo iOS news, the upcoming unnamed Animal Crossing title on iOS has been delayed until sometime during Nintendo's next fiscal year, which begins in April.As a result, the company raised its full-year profit forecast to 90bn yen from its previous projection for 50bn yen. Profit was up more than 153 percent, coming in at $909 million.
Speaking of which, according to Wall Street Journal's Takashi Mochizuki, Nintendo's president says that Switch pre-orders are looking good, and the company will be increasing production of the new console.
If you've been having issues pre-ordering a Nintendo Switch, then you might be pleased to hear that Nintendo is planning to ramp up production. The biggest test is whether its core idea of portable and home gameplay will resonate with consumers.
Many feared dead as al Shabaab nabs KDF base in Somalia
The Kenyan military is yet to give details of casualties but media reports suggested a toll of that magnitude. This is the second attack that the group that has links to Al-Qaeda has carried out this week.
"The Switch changes more for Nintendo than many people think".
Nintendo has just over a month to make as much stock as possible. Nintendo expected only adults between 30-40 years who grew up playing NES as a kid would buy Nontendo Switch.
Nintendo is assuming exchange rates of 110 yen to the dollar and 120 yen to the euro, compared with 100 and 115 before.
Trump Reinstates "Global Gag Rule" on Abortion for Non-Government Organizations
We can very soon expect abortions and maternal deaths to rise dramatically in the coming years. Trump's order comes one day following the 44th anniversary of the Supreme Court ruling Roe v.
Branislav Ivanovic: West Brom eyeing a move for the Chelsea veteran
Chelsea won't let the Bosnia global keeper depart until they find a replacement and they have already had an offer worth £3m rejected for Celtic's Craig Gordon.
Stone, Affleck favourites at Screen Actors Guild Awards
And in the TV categories, The Crown , Game of Thrones , Stranger Things , Westworld and The People v. The 23rd annual Screen Actor's Guild Awards, airs live on TNT and TBS on Sunday at 8 p.m.
GOP Senators Warn Trump Against Lifting Sanctions on Russian Federation
Trump and Putin last spoke after the November 8 election, when Putin called to congratulate Trump on his victory. As of this posting, the White House has not released its readout yet.
James Harden drops a 50-point triple-double on Friday for Houston
He suffered a fractured foot during the pre-season games and is expected to return after the All-Star break, as per NBA.com . The Sixers are also nearly 10 points better in defensive rating when Embiid is on the court vs. when he is off of it.
Samsung to unveil Galaxy S8 on 29 March
Samsung Galaxy S8 is rumored to launch in the coming weeks so this is the time when we're going to hear a lot about the handset. Lastly, Blass adds weight to previous rumours that the Galaxy S8 will offer a docking feature similar to Microsoft Continuum.
Megyn Kelly arrival at NBC could shake up 'Today' show
She now anchors an afternoon block on MSNBC and also is among the anchors to fill in on earlier hours of Today . Sources inside NBC News disputed the notion that the 9 a.m. hour would be "canceled" to make room for Kelly.
Virginia Zoo Uses Geothermal Camera to Search for Missing Red Panda
The Virginia Zoo's missing red panda, Sunny, may still be roaming the streets of Norfolk, but she apparently has time to tweet. Sunny was born at the zoo on June 25, 2015. "Like any wild animal its behavior can be unpredictable", the zoo said.
Japan to launch defence communications satellite
The two countries are also at odds over the exploitation of gas fields that straddle exclusive economic zones claimed by both. Japan on Tuesday launched a new communications satellite created to promote the sharing of military information.
Tom Brady Defends Friendship With Donald Trump
Tom Brady was deflated most of the game and his 314 passing yards resulted in only nine points in the first three-plus quarters. He intercepted four passes during the season and shutdown Pittsburgh's top weapon, Antonio Brown, in the AFC championship game.
Officer rescues woman from burning vehicle
When she couldn't start her auto , she tried to get out but because of the power locks, she was stuck. Novak said she had gone to the store to get ice cream when she hit a pile of slush on the road.