More Nintendo Movies Could Happen, President Says

Published May 04 2021 at 12:04 PM GMT
  • Nintendo is working with Minions studio Illumination on a Super Mario animated movie, and this could be just the first of multiple animated films based on a Nintendo franchise.
  • Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa told Fast Company that Nintendo is exploring additional opportunities in the animated movie space.
  • Animation, in general, is something that we are looking into, and not just this franchise," he said of Mario.
  • Furukawa didn't share any more details on specific franchises that could be targeted for future films, but he did speak generally about Nintendo's approach to extending its franchises beyond games.



  • Published May 4, 2021 12:04 PM GMT