However, it said discounts were unlikely to be given. Fils-Aimé also said that Nintendo is trying to "learn its lessons" from the NES Classic stock catastrophe of a year ago by keeping retail outlets supplied with both the Switch and the company's newest retro console, the SNES Classic.
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"We are not discounting the Switch", Fils-Aimé said. "We're focusing on making sure we have robust supply at retail".
Skyrim (Skyrim), victor of more than 200 Game of the Year Awards, is now available for the Nintendo Switch console and PlayStation VR. (It is making a comeback next year.) With the SNES Classic launch, Nintendo has both increased its supply and promised to keep selling the console into 2018.
A strong supply of Nintendo Switches will undoubtedly be welcome during the holiday season.
NPD Group tracks video game sales across the United States. The Switch will see some more bundles with games like Super Mario Odyssey and Splatoon 2, which would make for top tier gifts this season, even without a insane discount.