Ubisoft Teases “Great Games” for Nintendo Switch; “Launch Has Gone Incredibly Well”

Ubisoft pledges its support for Nintendo Switch during the company's financial conference call.

on May 16, 2017 12:48 PM

During Ubisoft’s financial conference call for analysts and investors, Chief Financial Officer Alain Martinez talked about the company’s support for Nintendo Switch.

Martinez mentioned that the company will “deliver some great games for the Switch,” and that “the platform’s launch has gone incredibly well.” Ubisoft believes that the platform has the potential to reach a “wide audience.”

He also claimed that Ubisoft has been a leading third party publisher on Nintendo consoles over the past ten years, and the company intends to maintain that position. Martinez concluded with the mention that Ubisoft “can’t wait” to share more about the upcoming Switch titles.

Later in the call, CEO Yves Guillemot offered more clarity on the upcoming Switch games, mentioning that there is “one unannounced” on top of Just Dance, and then “one or two more” down the line.

Today Ubisoft also released its financial results for Fiscal Year 2016/2017, and you can read them here.

 /  Executive News Editor
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