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Company Overview of Nintendo of America Inc.

Company Overview

Nintendo of America Inc. provides video game consoles and games to customers. It serves customers through online retailers, as well as via online. The company was founded in 1980 and is based in Redmond, Washington. Nintendo of America Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Nintendo Co. Ltd.

4600 150th Avenue NE

Redmond, WA 98052

United States

Founded in 1980

Phone:

425-882-2040

Fax:

425-882-3585

Key Executives for Nintendo of America Inc.

President and Chief Operating Officer
Senior Director and Deputy General Counsel
Senior Director of Supply Chain Planning
Senior Director of Consumer Marketing
Executive Vice President of Business Affairs
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Nintendo of America Inc. Key Developments

Nintendo of America Inc. Launches Nintendo Switch Video Game System

Nintendo of America Inc. launched Nintendo Switch video game system means that console-quality gaming is no longer tethered exclusively to the living room TV. Nintendo Switch lets people play their favorite games anytime, anywhere and with anyone. The system launched at a suggested retail price of $299.99. It comes in two color options: a version with a set of gray Joy-Con controllers, and a version with one neon blue and one neon red Joy-Con controller. Recently, Nintendo teamed with YourUpdateTV to help spread the word about this exciting product launch. The release also marks the launch of the first epic Nintendo Switch game, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild which breaks new boundaries while honoring the origins of the acclaimed series. Also launching is the face-to-face party game 1-2-Switch. From Wild West gunslinging to safecracking to competitive cow milking, the 28 games in 1-2-Switch make creative use of a broad variety of Nintendo Switch features, such as motion controls and HD Rumble. In a video game twist, the game asks players to stare at one another instead of at the TV, creating a fun atmosphere that will liven up any party.

Nintendo Launches Pikachu-Themed New 3DS XL System

Nintendo has launched Pikachu-themed new 3DS XL system, new entertaining and engaging games for the entire family. The Nintendo 3DS version of the critically acclaimed Wii U game launches on Feb. 3, alongside the new Yarn Poochy amiibo figure, and includes even more great features like stages you dash through as Poochy, a Craft Yoshi Editor perfect for creative types and charming stop-motion animated videos starring Yoshi and Poochy. A free demo for Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World is now available to download in Nintendo eShop.Tank Troopers: Storm the battlefield in one of 36 customizable tanks in this tank warfare shooter exclusive to Nintendo eShop. The digital game supports up to six players battling against each other in teams or free-for-all in local multiplayer matches. Colorful characters with unique personalities, a variety of different maps and modes, and creative challenges combine to make Tank Troopers a fun and engaging multiplayer experience. Tank Troopers launches exclusively in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS on Feb. 16.Mario Sports Superstars: The action-packed game launches on March 24 and offers five full-featured sports like Soccer, Tennis, Golf, Baseball and, for the first time in a Mario sports game, Horse Racing. Each sport stars Mario and his friends (and enemies!) from the Mushroom Kingdom and can be played in local or online multiplayer modes. (Players must own the game and a Nintendo 3DS system to compete in multiplayer mode.)New Mario Sports Superstars amiibo cards: By tapping one of these new amiibo character cards while playing Mario Sports Superstars, players will get a variety of fun bonuses. The Mario Sports Superstars amiibo cards can be purchased in blind packs of five at a suggested retail price of $4.99 each, starting on March 24. For a limited time, the Mario Sports Superstars game will include one amiibo card packed in.Pikmin for Nintendo 3DS (name not final): The upcoming Pikmin game for Nintendo 3DS is a side-scrolling adventure that introduces new players to the adorable Pikmin and their unique abilities, while challenging longtime fans to navigate a strange new world. Players play as Captain Olimar and tap the screen to throw Pikmin at enemies and objects, using the unique abilities of the Pikmin to solve puzzles, fend off aggressive wildlife and find objects as they navigate the world's tiny harsh environment. The game launches exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems in 2017. More Great Games at a Suggested Retail Price of $19.99 Each: The critically acclaimed Nintendo 3DS games Kirby Triple Deluxe and Mario & Luigi: Dream Team are joining the Nintendo Selects lineup and will arrive in stores mid-February. Nintendo Selects are classic Nintendo games like Animal Crossing: New Leaf, Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon and Yoshi's New Island that are available at the great suggested retail price of only $19.99 each. Remember that Nintendo 3DS features parental controls that let adults manage the content their children can access. Creating a Nintendo Account and registering a Nintendo Network ID gets players access to free-to-start games, including Pokemon games; the ability to download and play variety of free game demos from Nintendo eShop; and exclusive offers and the latest news directly from Nintendo.

Nintendo Announces Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems

Nintendo of America Inc. announced that Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS: Metroid Prime: Federation Force – The galaxy is not at peace. The war between the Galactic Federation and the Space Pirates is far from over. Enlist with the Federation Force to join a four-player local or online squad in this co-op sci-fi shooter (additional games and systems required for multiplayer mode; sold separately). Fight alongside teammates in specialized Mech to eliminate the Space Pirate menace and any threat that stands in way. The consumer can make it a solitary mission or join up to three friends for increased firepower and deeper strategies. The Metroid Prime: Federation Force game will be available on Aug. 19. Style Savvy: Fashion Forward – Show off sense of style and dominate the fashion world across five exciting careers. Manage own boutique, design clothes fit for a fashionista, style some wicked hair, master the art of make-up and even become the next top model. The Style Savvy: Fashion Forward game will be available on Aug. 19. Nintendo eShop on Wii U: Poncho – Make way through a world of pixelated parallax platforming to solve the ultimate puzzle: Who is Poncho? This open-world game offers a unique twist: Players can shift at will between three layers of depth, creating all kinds of challenges to overcome. Virtual Console on Wii U: Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs – The third installment in the action-packed Pokémon Ranger series lets players take on the role of a Pokémon Ranger who protect nature and help people and Pokémon in need. But other folks aren't so keen on keeping the peace! The Pokémon Pinchers are a suspicious group of people who seem to always be causing trouble by chasing and capturing Pokémon for their own purposes. As a Pokémon Ranger, it's up To work with Pokémon to stop their nefarious plans!.

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