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Nintendo Switch sales hit 100m despite chip crunch

Gaming giant cuts console sales target but upgrades profit outlook

Nintendo's current fiscal year earnings have been hit by Switch production delays as a shortage of critical components and shipping snarls take a toll.   © Kyodo

TOKYO -- Nintendo on Thursday said sales of its Switch gaming console had surpassed 100 million units by the end of last year, marking a milestone for the device even as it battles production delays due to a global shortage of semiconductors.

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