Nintendo revealed the results for its financial year ended March 3. The Japanese gaming company reported revenues of $16.59 billion in it. This is an increase of 34.4%, the largest number since the financial year 2008-2009.
Operating profit for the last financial year reached $6.04 billion, an increase of 81.8% compared to last year. This is the highest operating profit the company has ever recorded, according to industry analyst Daniel Ahmad.
Also, Nintendo sold 28.83 million Nintendo Switch in the last financial year. This means that by March 31, 2021, a total of 84.59 million Switches have been sold.
The company predicts that it will sell another 25.50 million consoles by March 2022, which means that the Switch will surpass the Wii and become the most successful Nintendo console of all time.
Record year for Nintendo.— Daniel Ahmad (@ZhugeEX) May 6, 2021
The company reported revenue of $16.59 billion, up 34.4% YoY. Highest since FY08/09.
Operating Profit was $6.04 billion, up 81.8% YoY. This is the highest operating profit the company has ever recorded.
Operating profit ratio +9.5 points YoY. pic.twitter.com/aJy8Uff7gM