Revenues in the six months to September were up 173pc on the previous year at ¥374bn, buoyed by software sales.
It is also worth mentioning here that the Nintendo Wii U could manage to ship only 13 million units in its five years of lifespan.
Nintendo isn't the only company scrambling to take advantage of the unexpectedly high demand for its latest console; third-party publishers were largely caught flat-footed by the system's popularity and are now working hard to port legacy games to the console post-haste.
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Nintendo raised its operating profit outlook to 120 billion yen ($1.1 billion) from 65 billion yen for the current fiscal year from March.
Switch, capable at home and on the go, blends Nintendo's console and handheld device business with its fledgling mobile gaming strategy, which got a big brand win with Pokemon Go's success last summer.
Nintendo was loud in announcing a massive firmware upgrade for the Switch and it comes with the title Version 4.0. Amid outsized demand from makers of smartphones and electrified vehicles, the company is seeing "intermittent shortages of various parts", even transistors and other commodity-grade components, said a Nintendo procurement executive.
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After the Sony press conference viewers of the live stream will get more information about the games presented by Sony. The big news is set to begin at 8 AM PT October 30th and according to Sony , it's worth getting hyped about.
According to Reuters, company president Tatsumi Kimishima said on Monday: "We've boosted Switch production in order to meet strong demand from our customers as it was hard for customers to buy the consoles at retail stores".
Nintendo attempted that feat with the Wii U, whose primary controller came with an embedded touchscreen. This Switch sales number is sans Super Mario Odyssey, Black Friday and the awaited Christmas holidays.
Between April and September, Nintendo launched several titles for Switch such as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and popular title Splatoon2.
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KitGuru says: The Nintendo Switch is certainly doing well for Nintendo. Gamers can expect to encounter "new experiences", he said.