Nintendo stocks went up and sales within China were swift as the console launched
After Nintendo Switch launched in mainland China yesterday, Nintendo Co., Ltd. (7974.T) shares have soared by almost 6% (5.88%) already this week in Japan and are again at an almost 19 month high of 46,370.00 JPY.
The launch announcement was made last week
Nintendo Switch launches in China with a one-game eShop
The gaming console was released by Chinese conglomerate Tencent on Tuesday, which saw Nintendo shares reach a 19-month high. While Chinese and overseas cartridges can be played on the device, online gameplay is region-locked, and the online store features one game – New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe. Photo via @ZhugeEX