Nintendo’s President and CEO, Shuntaro Furukawa started off 2019 by doing an interview with Japanese outlet Nikkei talking about the current state of Nintendo as well as addressing concerns about the volatility of the home console video game market and Nintendo’s plans in the short and potentially long term. We have the full interview in the video below:
Here are some select quotes as well, for those that don’t want to watch the full video:
You’ve put out a lot of consoles and software, but there’s always a really big risk that comes with it.
Furukawa: We’re in the entertainment industry; there isn’t much we can do about that risk. To us, the guiding principle by which we operate is offering customers all around the world innovative and unique ways to play games.