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Forums - Nintendo Discussion - Kimishima retires as President of Nintendo

https://www.nintendo.co.jp/ir/pdf/2018/180426_5e.pdf

To be replaced by Shuntaro Furukawa, a board member of both Nintendo and the Pokemon Company, with a marketing background.

The age of ass is over folks.

 



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Well, it was a temporary position, so not much of a surprise anyway. I'll miss the age of ass, though. XD



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Not only him but a lot of changes in the management overall.

Also as reason it is stated that they are switching to a new management structure.



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Kimishima has done a great job leading Nintendo in the last few years, so this was kinda a surprising announcement.



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Wow, he wasn't in that position for long. He still was a great president behind the scenes!



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damn now that makes me worry for Nintendo tbh. He was great and moved the company in a positive direction very quickly



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Kimishima did a very servicable job I’d say, hopefully Furukawa maintains good direction and momentum for the company.



I'm looking forward to the videos/articles that get into a deep analysis about Furukawa's business philosophy and speculation on how he'll run Nintendo.



He has done a great job in a time where Nintendo was counted out. Cheers Kimishima. Hope his successor keeps the business on track.

Also, THE AGE OF ASS WILL NEVER DIE, WE WILL FIND THICC IN THE TOUGHEST TIMES!



Aw man, that's a shame. He did a really great job for the time he was there.

Hopefully the new president can keep up the momentum and build on their newfound success.



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