Nintendo getting their stacks of paper…

By OnDownLow 

Japanese video game colossus Nintendo has seen has its net income rise 47.7 per cent in the past year up until March 2008 — boosted by surging demand for its family-orientated Wii and portable DS consoles.

The company saw its net income rise to 257.3 billion yen ($247 billion USD) with sales of Wii machines hitting the 18.6 million mark.

Sales of the hand-held Nintendo DS hit 30.31 million units in the year to the end of March.

Everyone knows that video games is where the money is at the moment — as every manufacturer and game studio is making a killing producing games.