Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Companies Nintendo envisions billion-dollar business in mobile games Incoming chief on the hunt for next 'Pokemon Go' to complement Switch Nintendo is looking to replicate the success of hit smartphone game "Pokemon Go." (Photo by Ken Kobayashi)
Nikkei staff writers May 2, 2018 06:45 JST
Nintendo is applying lessons from "Pokemon Go" to build up smartphone game operations into a 100 billion yen ($910 million) business, its incoming president told Nikkei.
"From what I can see, smartphone games are the ones I want to expand the most," said Shuntaro Furukawa, who will take the helm in June.
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