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Nintendo is a consumer electronics and video game company. It engages in the development, manufacture, and sale of entertainment products, primarily computer-enhanced "dedicated video game platforms", which are defined as hardware and software for the handheld systems and home consoles.

TypePublic
Founded1889
HQKyoto, JP
Websitenintendo.co.jp
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)5,944(+9%)
Job Openings50
Revenue (FY, 2019)¥1.2 T(+14%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)¥67.2 K
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Nintendo

Shigeyuki Takahashi

Shigeyuki Takahashi

Director and Senior Managing Executive Officer
Doug Bowser

Doug Bowser

President
Satoru Shibata

Satoru Shibata

Director, Senior Executive Officer
Devon Pritchard

Devon Pritchard

Executive Vice President, Business Affairs
Robyn Corr

Robyn Corr

Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Hirokazu Shinshi

Hirokazu Shinshi

Senior Executive Officer
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Nintendo Office Locations

Nintendo has offices in Kyoto, Redmond, Scoresby, Vancouver and in 9 other locations
Kyoto, JP (HQ)
11-1, Kamitoba, Hokotate-cho, Minami-ku
Scoresby, AU
804 Stud Rd
Vancouver, CA
150 2925 Virtual Way
Praha, CZ
27d, Kolbenova 961/27d
Hvidovre, DK
Valseholmen
Vantaa, FI
Vihertie 44
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Nintendo Financials and Metrics

Nintendo Revenue

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Nintendo's revenue was reported to be ¥1.2 t in FY, 2019 which is a 13.7% increase from the previous period.
JPY

Revenue (Q3, 2020)

578.7b

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

253.0b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

43.7%

Net income (Q3, 2020)

134.4b

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

168.7b

Market capitalization (11-Jun-2021)

8.0t

Closing stock price (11-Jun-2021)

67.2k

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

850.8b
Nintendo's current market capitalization is ¥8 t.
Annual
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

504.5b489.1b1.1t1.2t

Revenue growth, %

(8%)(3%)116%14%

Cost of goods sold

283.5b290.2b652.1b699.4b

Gross profit

221.0b198.9b403.5b501.2b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

62.0b74.8b174.3b154.1b220.0b483.0b168.2b220.7b608.4b172.1b271.9b578.7b

Cost of goods sold

31.4b43.8b95.8b89.3b141.0b300.4b85.2b131.6b371.3b88.7b142.2b325.7b

Gross profit

30.5b31.0b78.5b64.7b79.0b182.6b82.9b89.1b237.1b83.4b129.7b253.0b

Gross profit Margin, %

49%41%45%42%36%38%49%40%39%48%48%44%
Annual
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2018FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

570.4b662.8b744.6b844.6b

Accounts Receivable

38.7b106.1b69.8b78.2b

Inventories

40.4b39.1b141.8b135.5b

Current Assets

1.0t1.1t1.3t1.3t
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

16.5b102.6b140.9b194.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

9.1b8.4b9.1b9.6b

Inventories

34.5b(155.0m)(107.5b)8.5b

Accounts Payable

(21.6b)51.5b9.4b(51.3b)
JPYFY, 2016

Financial Leverage

1.1 x

P/E Ratio

0.1
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Nintendo Operating Metrics

FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Games Sold, SUPER MARIO ODYSSEY (Nintendo Switch)

9.07 m10.41 m1.76 m3.35 m4.04 m2.15 m

Games Sold, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Nintendo Switch)

3.54 m4.42 m7.33 m9.22 m1.13 m2.49 m5.8 m7.47 m1.2 m2.32 m6.27 m

Games Sold, Splatoon 2 (Nintendo Switch)

3.61 m4.91 m6.02 m1.45 m2.25 m2.69 m1.1 m

Games Sold, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo Switch)

2.76 m3.92 m4.7 m6.7 m8.48 m1.81 m3.21 m4.3 m1.76 m3.56 m
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Nintendo Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
JesnetAugust 26, 2016$46.5 m
1-UP Studio Inc.
iQue (China) Ltd.
Mario Club Co., Ltd.
MONOLITH SOFTWARE INC.
ND CUBE Co., Ltd.
Nintendo Australia Pty Limited
Nintendo Benelux B.V.
Nintendo European Research and Development SAS
Nintendo France S.A.R.L.
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Nintendo Revenue Breakdown

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Nintendo revenue breakdown by business segment: 85.6% from Nintendo Switch Platform, 5.3% from Nintendo 3DS Platform and 9.1% from Other

Nintendo revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 25.4% from Europe , 44.1% from Americas, 22.1% from Japan and 8.4% from Other

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Nintendo Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

80/100

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Nintendo Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Nintendo Online and Social Media Presence

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Nintendo Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    68/100

  • CEO Rating

    A-

    75/100

  • Compensation

    B-

    69/100

  • Diversity

    C+

    68/100

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Nintendo News and Updates

Nintendo reveals 160,000 accounts were breache

Nintendo revealed on Friday that 160,000 accounts were breached since the beginning of April, by hackers using others' Nintendo Network IDs without permission. The company announced users will no longer need to use these IDs to log into their accounts, and that passwords on accounts that may have be…

Nintendo Switch sales in March more than doubled from last year, reports NPD

The Nintendo Switch sold more than double the number of consoles in March 2020 in the US than in March 2019, according to data from The NPD Group, showing that the Switch continues to be a hit more than three years after its 2017 launch (via VentureBeat). PlayStation 4 and Xbox One sales in the US w…

Nintendo pauses Nintendo Switch shipments to Japan amid global shortage

Nintendo has paused shipments of the Nintendo Switch and Switch Lite from its production facilities in China and Vietnam to Japan, amid global shortages of the popular video game consoles.

The Nintendo Switch is launching in China next week

The official Chinese variant of the Nintendo Switch will launch in mainland China next week, Tencent and Nintendo have announced. The bundle will sell for 2,099 yuan (~$297) and includes a copy of New Super Mario Bros. Deluxe. That’s the only title officially approved for sale so far, according to C…

Nintendo wants you to play with your friends

Some of my most cherished memories involve crowding round a TV with friends and playing multiplayer games until the early hours of the morning. While this used to be the only way a group could play on a console, the success of online gaming has relegated a lot of local-multiplayer experiences. Yes, …

Nintendo 3DS owners have Switched, leaving WarioWare behind

July was a great month for Nintendo. Octopath Traveler was the best-selling game in the U.S., according to industry-tracking firm The NPD Group. The Switch was also the best-selling console in terms of both dollar and unit sales. That company should celebrate, but it should keep an eye out for the g…
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Nintendo Blogs

The Toy-Con VR Goggles from Nintendo Labo: VR Kit will soon be compatible with two fan-favorite Nintendo games!

Coming soon, you'll be able to play two fan-favorite Nintendo Switch games using the Toy-Con VR Goggles from Nintendo Labo: VR Kit.

Three NES games jump, punch and blast their way to Nintendo Switch Online in April

Three NES games are coming to the Nintendo Switch Online service this month, including a star of the Mushroom Kingdom, a star of the boxing ring and a star of, well, the stars themselves! Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels, Punch-Out!! Featuring Mr. Dream and Star Solider will all be available to pl…

Nintendo Power Podcast episode 14 available now!

If you're like Nintendo Power host Chris Slate, warm springtime weather makes you excited to...play video games! (Then again, everything makes him excited to play video games.)

All Pokémon Bank registered users can get a cool Passimian and Oranguru

All Pokémon Bank registered users can get a cool Passimian and Oranguru. Pokémon Bank is the paid service for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems that allows you to store and transfer your Pokémon online.

Crack open a brand-new Yoshi adventure and explore an artsy-craftsy world

It's time to jump (and flutter jump) into a new world full of fun surprises, challenging enemies, and diverse stages made of everyday objects. In the Yoshi's Crafted World game, Kamek and Baby Bowser have scattered gems from the powerful Sundream Stone. It's up to the brave Yoshis to get them back!

Celebrate International Puppy Day with these helpful hounds!

Who?s a good boy?! These pups! Celebrate the most majestic creature with these pup-filled games.
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Nintendo Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Nintendo founded?

    Nintendo was founded in 1889.

  • Who are Nintendo key executives?

    Nintendo's key executives are Shigeyuki Takahashi, Doug Bowser and Satoru Shibata.

  • How many employees does Nintendo have?

    Nintendo has 5,944 employees.

  • What is Nintendo revenue?

    Latest Nintendo annual revenue is ¥1.2 t.

  • What is Nintendo revenue per employee?

    Latest Nintendo revenue per employee is ¥202 m.

  • Who are Nintendo competitors?

    Competitors of Nintendo include Bandai Namco, Activision Blizzard and Electronic Arts.

  • Where is Nintendo headquarters?

    Nintendo headquarters is located at 11-1, Kamitoba, Hokotate-cho, Minami-ku, Kyoto.

  • Where are Nintendo offices?

    Nintendo has offices in Kyoto, Redmond, Scoresby, Vancouver and in 9 other locations.

  • How many offices does Nintendo have?

    Nintendo has 15 offices.