The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Nintendo Switch™ home console and Nintendo 3DS™ family of portable systems. Since 1983, when it launched the Nintendo Entertainment System™, Nintendo has sold more than 5 billion video games and more than 779 million hardware units globally, including the Nintendo Switch™ and Nintendo 3DS family of systems, including New Nintendo 3DS™, New Nintendo 3DS XL™, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 3DS XL™, Nintendo 2DS™, as well as Nintendo DS™, Nintendo DSi™, Nintendo DSi XL™, Game Boy™, Game Boy Advance™, Super NES™, Nintendo 64™, Nintendo GameCube™, Wii™ and Wii U™ systems. It has also created industry icons that have become well-known, household names such as Mario™, Donkey Kong™, Metroid™, Zelda™ and Pokémon™.
A wholly owned subsidiary, Nintendo of Europe, based in Germany, was established in 1990 and serves as headquarters for Nintendo's operations in Europe.
Nintendo System History provides detailed info on Nintendo handhelds and consoles: NES, Game Boy, SNES, Nintendo 64, Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance, GameCube, Pokémon mini, GBA SP, Nintendo DS, Game Boy Micro, DS Lite, Wii, Nintendo DSi and DSi XL.
Career | Working at Nintendo
The official career website for Nintendo of Europe. Read more about working at Nintendo, discover which job openings there are, and apply.
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A new Animal Crossing: New Horizons Direct is airing on February 20th!
19/02/2020 | Nintendo Switch
Get ready for a roughly 25-minute-long livestream all about the Nook Inc. Deserted Island Getaway Package!
Nintendo kicks off gamescom with new trailers and announcements, including DLC, bundles, release dates and more!
21/08/2018 | Nintendo 3DS XL, New Nintendo 2DS XL, Nintendo Switch
Check out full gameplay matches of King K. Rool, Dark Samus and Chrom in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on our gamescom hub
Drive, dive and fly with the new Nintendo Labo: Vehicle Kit for Nintendo Switch
27/07/2018 | Nintendo Switch
Make, play and discover new adventures with Nintendo Labo on 14th September
Nintendo smashes E3 with 2018 line-up, details about Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
12/06/2018 | Nintendo Switch
Fortnite arrives today for Nintendo Switch; new Super Smash Bros., Pokémon games and many more all launching this year
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