Kimishima foresees "long lifespan" for Nintendo Switch

Kimishima foresees

Hearing Kimishima talk about bringing users that are not gamers to the Nintendo Switch is another reason for us to believe that Nintendo is working on bringing browser and application support to the console.

Netflix has been available on PS4 and Xbox One for several years now.

The Switch has been doing so incredibly well in its first year that people have drawn comparisons to all-time favourite consoles such as Nintendo's own Wii as well as Sony's PlayStation 2. However, you may find comfort knowing that Netflix and Nintendo have not given up on this possibility just yet.

Nintendo hasn't released an official statement about when the Switch will add a Netflix app anytime recently, but that hasn't stopped fans from constantly asking both companies on Twitter. It'd seem to be a no-brainer to make Netflix compatible with any piece of technology that is capable of connecting to the Internet - but apparently not.

Speaking to Polygon who reached out about the now-deleted tweet, a representative from Netflix explained that plans for the streaming service on the Switch are still being explored. "We're talking to a range of companies about other services, companies like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon - things that will come in time", he told the Washington Post last March.

The response from Netflix customer support is appreciated, but definitely disappointing. There are now no plans for Netflix on Nintendo Switch. What do you think will be the strategy of Nintendo that must follow to meet its goal for 2018?

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