Pty. Ltd. established in 1994, located in Victoria
is Australia's local head office, sales, licensing and distribution centre for products and other Intellectual Properties created by Nintendo
Co., Ltd of Kyoto, Japan and is owned by Nintendo
Co., Ltd in Japan. Prior distribution of Nintendo products inside Australia had been handled by Mattel
. The company was originally jointly managed by Susumu Tanaka of Nintendo UK and Graham Kerry who worked prior as the general Manager of Mattel. Rose Lappin has been working for Nintendo since the early 90's when Nintendo's products were distributed in Australia by Mattel
. Aside from distributing its own products, the company also distributes some games for its systems by developers including Capcom and Atlus.
Nintendo Australia distribute Nintendo's products to most of the Oceanic region. Distribution of Nintendo's products in New Zealand was handled by Monaco Corporation Ltd, then Softprint Interactive Ltd, until Softprint went into bankruptcy. There was a major delay of Nintendo Australia's products in New Zealand after Softprint's bankruptcy until Nintendo Australia took over marketing and distribution of their... Read More