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Nintendo shares surge more than 14% after tie-up with Tencent to sell Switch console in China

Arjun Kharpal

Nintendo has partnered with Tencent to bring the Switch console to China. Nintendo shares surged on the news as investors hope it can work with Tencent to find success in the world's largest gaming market. Analysts cautioned that there are still regulatory hurdles to overcome and that the Switch wouldn't be immediately available.