The start of April means a new fiscal year. For Disney, that means holding a variety of meetings for stockholders, investors, and more. Yesterday, The Walt Disney Company CEO revealed the release date for Disney+, the company’s own streaming service. Debuting on November 12, 2019 in the United States with a subscription fee of $6.99 per month (or $69.99 per year via a bundle), Disney is looking to have their new media platform on a variety of devices. This, of course, includes the Nintendo Switch.

Placed in slide 104, the Nintendo Switch (with Super Mario Odyssey red Joy-Cons) was included and next to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Yet here’s the catch, Disney and Nintendo have yet to finalize a deal. It is highly likely that Disney+ will make its way onto the on-the-go console, especially given Nintendo’s brand image in the U.S. and growing user base. Alas, time will tell and luckily there are seven months to iron out all the details before Disney+ launches.
 

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Written by Jennifer Burch

Illustrator, designer, writer and big Nintendo geek, you can find Jennifer with an N3DS within reach 24/7. As the oldest of three, she has survived many Mario Party, Super Smash Bros. and Mario Kart sessions intact in addition to getting her brothers hooked on some really weird games. (Cubivore anyone?)

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