Shuntaro Furukawa, president of Nintendo, has shared some interesting statements with the Japanese media Nikkei in relation to the fourth anniversary of Switch celebrated recently. In the interview, he has spoken again about the life cycle of the console and other issues.
“For our company, it is a big topic of debate: what to do when a console reaches its fifth year and The life cycle hardware is getting longer, ”shares Furukawa. “Right,” he added when Nikkei asked if they planned to extend the life cycle of the console. «Regarding the life of Switch, I usually say that he has entered in its intermediate phase
This is due to the possibility that the console offers to be portable and desktop at the same time. “Currently, Switch sales are extremely favorable and the achievements are also good, but I can’t relax,” he said. “No matter the successes, in the entertainment business, people will one day lose interest. To this day, we have sometimes thought that our business could collapse. “
As you can see, it seems that from Nintendo they continue to work on innovating despite the current success of Nintendo Switch. What do you think?