Nintendo Reportedly Developing New Handheld Console Codenamed MH Alongside NX

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Nintendo hasn't revealed its next console "NX" yet, but a new info is already pointing out that the company might be developing a handheld console that will launch alongside NX.

According to a Japanese financial report, a new Nintendo handheld console codenamed MH.

NeoGAF pointed out the Yahoo Japan finance story on Nintendo's current business practices that seems to out the existence of the new hardware. Here's what the translation (via IGN) said:


"The driving force up until now has been new business from "health services, theme parks and mobile games etc", but will switch over to the next generation game system (NX) and next-gen handheld game device (MH (temporary name))."

Nintendo hasn't mentioned the MH previously, but one of the rumors about NX has been that it will be released as a home and portable console.

Nintendo will be discussing the new console at E3 next month, and will launch NX on March 2017.


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