Nintendo's Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding and Acquisitions

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Annual Revenue

Employees

Shuntaro Furukawa's photo - CEO of Nintendo

CEO

Shuntaro Furukawa

CEO Approval Rating

70/100

OVERVIEW

Founded:

1985

Headquarters:

Minami-kuKyōto Prefecture

Status:

PublicIndependent Company of Tokyo Stock Exchange7974

Industry Sector:

Internet Software

Application Software

SIC Code:

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Competitive Analysis

TOP COMPETITORS OR ALTERNATIVES

Electronic Arts is perceived as one of Nintendo's biggest rivals. Electronic Arts was founded in 1982, and its headquarters is in Redwood City, California. Electronic Arts competes in the Gaming field. Electronic Arts has 4,199 more employees than Nintendo.

Activision Blizzard is one of Nintendo's top rivals. Activision Blizzard is a Public company that was founded in 2008 in Santa Monica, California. Activision Blizzard operates in the Movies & Entertainment industry. Compared to Nintendo, Activision Blizzard has 4,099 more employees.

Ubisoft is Nintendo's #3 rival. Ubisoft is a Public company that was founded in Montreuil-sous-Bois, Île-de-France in 1986. Ubisoft is in the Toys & Games industry. Ubisoft has 8,241 more employees vs. Nintendo.

RANK

COMPANY

LEADERSHIP

CEO SCORE

EMPLOYEES

TOTAL FUNDING

REVENUE

Shuntaro Furukawa

CEO

- -
5,501
$0
$9.9B
1

Andrew Wilson

CEO

81/100
9,300
$2.2M
$5B
2

Bobby Kotick

CEO

58/100
9,900
$42.5M
$7.1B
3

Yves Guillemot

Co-Founder & CEO

67/100
13,742
$159.8M
$2.5B
4

Kati Levoranta

CEO

59/100
418
$76M
$318.2M
5

Humam Sakhnini

President

82/100
2,000
$499.5M
$2B
6

Gary Dale

President

82/100
5,055
- -
$1.9B
7

Faeeza Khan

Founder

68/100
6
- -
$ < 1M
8

CEO

- -
70
- -
$16.9M
9

CEO

- -
- -
10

Kenichiro Yoshida

CEO

78/100
117,300
- -
$78.1B

Quarterly and Annual Revenue

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Annual Revenue

$9.9B

Nintendo's revenue is the ranked 2nd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 10.7B.

Acquisitions

No recent acquisitions found related to Nintendo

Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Niantic is a game development company that specializes in designing and building mobile-based augmented reality games.
$20M
Oct 05, 2015
Series A
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Nintendo News

October 16, 2019Nintendo Life

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October 16, 2019Zacks

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October 16, 2019Gearburn

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October 16, 2019IGN India

Little Town Hero Review

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October 16, 2019GamerRadar

A Link's Awakening mod removes that blur effect around the screen

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Nintendo Blogs

Nintendo Press Releases

September 12, 2019Gamasutra

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September 5, 2019Gamasutra

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September 3, 2019PR Newswire

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August 30, 2019Gamasutra

ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE SHOOTER ‘ INTO THE DEAD 2’ RISES FOR HALLOWEEN LAUNCH ON NINTENDO SWITCH

Haunting Halloween this year, along with the Ghostbusters.... See more »
August 30, 2019Gamasutra

Last Answer out now for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and PC/Steam

In the end, the solution was simple - launch the game in Europe today and everybody is happy.... See more »

Nintendo Videos

Social Statistics

Headquarters

11-1 Kamitoba-hokotate-cho

Minami-ku, Kyōto Prefecture601-8501

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Summary

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Overview

Nintendo engages in the development, manufacture and sale of entertainment products. Nintendo was founded in 1985. Nintendo's headquarters is located in Minami-ku, Kyōto Prefecture, JP 601-8501. Nintendo's CEO, Shuntaro Furukawa, currently has an app...

CEO

Nintendo's CEO, Shuntaro Furukawa, currently has an approval rating of 70%. Nintendo's primary competitors are Electronic Arts, Activision Blizzard & Ubisoft.

Website

nintendo.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Nintendo

  1. When was Nintendo founded?

    Nintendo was founded in 1985
  2. Who is Nintendo's CEO?

    Nintendo's CEO is Shuntaro Furukawa
  3. How much revenue does Nintendo generate?

    Nintendo generates $9.9B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Nintendo have?

    Nintendo has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Nintendo's headquarters?

    Nintendo's headquarters is in Minami-ku Kyōto Prefecture, JP
  1. How many employees does Nintendo have?

    Nintendo has 5,501 employees
  2. What sector does Nintendo operate in?

    Nintendo is in Internet Software, Application Software
  3. Who are Nintendo's competitors?

    Nintendo's top competitors are Electronic Arts, Activision Blizzard, Ubisoft
  4. Who has Nintendo invested in?

    Nintendo's has invested in companies such as Niantic