Nintendo bets new hex-nut Pokmon will boost Switch sales
Saturday, November 17, 2018, 8:32 AM
Nintendo Co. is gambling that it can sell millions of Switch consoles this holiday season by introducing a new Pokmon game that interacts with the free-to-play mobile hit Pokmon Go, as well as a new character that resembles a hex nut. Let's Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee went on sale Friday globally, the first titles from the popular series for Nintendo's newest console.
Nintendo's switch struggles to keep up with Sony's older PS4
Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 6:45 PM
The five-year-old PlayStation 4 is delivering more energy and profit growth for Sony Corp.'s business, when compared with Nintendo Co.'s much-newer Switch. Quarterly figures from the two video-gaming rivals showed that Sony is benefiting from its best-ever console cycle, while Nintendo is struggling to expand sales of its play-at-home-or-on-the-go machine. Sony boosted its operating profit forecast yet again.