Nintendo Loses First Round of Super Mario iPhone Launch – Wall Street Journal
Super Mario has started running and jumping on iPhones. But Nintendo needs to do more to sprint ahead.
The long-awaited “Super Mario Run” arrived on iOS devices Thursday, and the game jumped to the top of Apple’s charts within hours. Yet investors sent shares of Nintendo, the creator of the Italian plumber, down the drain Friday, falling more than 4%.
Expectations for the game, the first mobile game featuring the iconic…