Annual Report 2017

Jun 30, 2017 - Nintendo's major products are categorized into computer-enhanced “dedicated video game platforms,” playing cards, Karuta and other products. ..... Nintendo operates various Internet services, including the Internet-based competition games, download sales of digital software and service provision via ...
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Annual Report 2017 for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2017

Nintendo Co., Ltd.

Table of Contents Information on the Company................................................................................................................................ 2 Overview of the Company ............................................................................................................................... 2 1. Key financial data and trends .......................................................................................................................... 2 2. Description of business ................................................................................................................................... 4 3. Subsidiaries and associates ............................................................................................................................. 5 II. Business Overview .......................................................................................................................................... 7 1. Description of operating results and cash flow ............................................................................................... 7 2. Management policy, management environment, issues to be addressed......................................................... 8 3. Risk factors ..................................................................................................................................................... 9 4. Research and development activities ............................................................................................................ 12 5. Analysis of financial position, operating results and cash flow .................................................................... 13 III. Equipment and Facilities ............................................................................................................................... 15 Overview of capital investments ........................................................................................................................ 15 IV. Profile of the Company .................................................................................................................................. 16 1. Status of shares and other relevant matters ................................................................................................... 16 2. Status of acquisition of treasury shares and other relevant matters............................................................... 18 3. Dividend policy............................................................................................................................................. 19 4. Members of the Board of Directors .............................................................................................................. 20 5. Corporate governance ................................................................................................................................... 23 V. Financial Information......................................................................................................................................... 27 Consolidated financial statements, etc................................................................................................................ 27 Notes to Consolidated Financial Statements ...................................................................................................... 35 I.

These documents are based on the Company's Annual Securities Report (Japanese only) prepared following the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act for the purpose of providing accurate financial information and other information in a manner that is easy to understand. In the event of any discrepancy between these translated documents and the Japanese originals, the originals shall prevail. The Company assumes no responsibility for this translation or for direct, indirect or any other forms of damages arising from the translations.

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