1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Temporary emails are not supported for signing up accounts on 3DS Chaos, this includes 10 minute emails. All will be detected by our system & the accounts will be deleted
    Dismiss Notice
  3. Shared accounts, multiple accounts & inappropriate usernames not allowed on our site

    Please use a legit email account from a reliable email provider, temporary email accounts are not allowed & will be rejected by our system
    Dismiss Notice
  4. Problem Signing up?

    Please use the contact us link at the bottom of the site listing the problem with your email & ip addresses & the problem will be looked into by our admin team
    Dismiss Notice

News GameStop says interest in Switch is as high as Xbox One

News Bot Nov 23, 2016

  1. News Bot

    News Bot Chaos Immortal

    5,203
    2
    0
    DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd">
    [​IMG]

    GameStop’s quarterly financial call took place yesterday and it revealed some interesting information about the Nintendo Switch. The company used a survey of its Power-up Rewards members to determine how much interest there is in the console. That survey revealed that 27% of those who are aware of the Switch plan on purchasing it, which is about the level of interest in Xbox One at its launch.

    Later on in the call, GameStop CEO Paul Raines shared his experience in testing out the Nintendo Switch after a recent trip to Nintendo. Raines believes the broad family appeal of Nintendo’s titles combined with the portability of the console will lead to something that’s “game changing.”


    I think it really got tremendous potential as a game changer. We’ll have to wait and see like everything else in this industry, the consumers will vote with their dollars.

    GameStop seems cautiously optimistic about the future of the Nintendo Switch and the call wrapped up by mentioning another survey will be held in January after Nintendo has revealed pricing information and launch games to better gauge consumer interest. Overall, GameStop’s impression of the Switch is positive because their marketing research can distinguish between hardcore gamers and those who are only interested in the latest trends.

    Continue reading...
     

Share This Page