It was only a matter of time, following the news of the company's drastically reduced financial forecasts, before people started muttering about Nintendo games on smartphones and tablets.
So, here we have analysts from investment firm Jefferies, talking about Ninty and the shift to mobile it doesn't want to make, "Its console-based business model spells doom for stakeholders. It has no choice but to accept the change.
"We believe Mario on mobile is coming."
Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has said several times that Nintendo won't go multi-platform. To do so, he says, would be short-sighted