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GameStop reports Nintendo Switch led to boost in revenue for Q3 2017

Posted on November 21, 2017 by (@tylerlelliott) in General Nintendo, News, Switch

In a press release from earlier today, GameStop reported on their third quarter 2017 results. The Nintendo Switch was highlighted as a key contributing factor to the overall growth for the company.

GameStop’s interim chief executive officer says, “Our third quarter sales results were driven by strong software demand and continued momentum for Nintendo Switch and collectibles.”

The press release also details that “New hardware sales increased 8.8%, led by demand for Nintendo Switch, and new software sales increased 5.4% driven by a strong title lineup.”

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  • awng782

    Seems like Switch sales offset declining XBO and 3DS sales.

    Q4 should be good for the industry. A more readily available Switch. good SNES Classic and 3DS numbers, the launch of the Xbox One X, and $199 PS4s & XBOs during Black Friday should result in the best Q4 for gaming since 2013.

  • Thesuffering

    Boo! I dont want Gamestop to succeed! Boo!

  • Echocookie

    Boo! Let it die!

  • Awesome! The plan of 6 months seems cool!

  • PRIMUS

    Switch and Nintendo, keeping gamestop employees paid.