The Chinese government is taking strict preventative measures as they attempt to control the coronavirus outbreak in the region, which is starting to have an impact on the games industry.
The President of Nintendo, Shuntaro Furukawa, has addressed the rumours that a Nintendo Switch Pro, or any other model, will be launching in 2020.
Nintendo has increased their sales forecast for the Nintendo Switch from 18 million to 19.5 million for the current financial year.
In 2019 the Nintendo Switch sold more than 1.25 million copies in France last year, making it the best-selling console in the country for 2019.
2019 was a great year for the Nintendo Switch, with total sales topping 41.67 million units sold globally, and 2 million Nintendo Switch Lite sales within the first 11 days of the console’s release.
Nintendo’s President, Shuntaro Furukawa, says he sees the appeal of cloud gaming truly coming to fruition in about a decade.
The Nintendo Switch officially launched in China earlier this week and sold an estimated 50,000 units in the two days it was available in the region.
Tencent has announced that Nintenbdo Switch console will launch in China next week, bringing the console to this audience for the first time ever.
Thanks to the launch of Pokemon Sword and Shield, sales of Nintendo Switch consoles in the UK saw a 30 percent spike.
Nintendo has announced that 10 million Nintendo Switch units have been sold in Japan as of November 3, 2019.