Life at Nintendo

Get serious about fun

Nintendo is home to tons of talented professionals and some pretty famous characters. That’s why our company culture is a celebration of both work and play, with events and activities galore.

on-site soccer field

The on-site soccer field scores big with employees.

on-site events and gaming competitions

Events and gaming competitions are held throughout the year.

mini-E3 event

A yearly game preview event gives everyone a chance to try out newly-announced games.

company picnic

The company picnic is a can’t-miss summer event.


Manager, BI Data Engineering

Character - Peach

Events & Activities

Nintendo supports our local communities by sponsoring participation in fundraising events and programs. Our employees make a real difference by taking part.

Tour De Cure

Team Nintendo rides in several charity fundraising events each year, including the Tour De Cure.


Kids spent a special day at Nintendo through the Make-A-Wish program.

Golf Tournament

The annual employee golf tournament raises money for a different charity each year.

Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust

Employees and their families worked with the Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust to prepare trees for planting.


Coordinator, Developer Relations

How we work:

Core Competencies

We work as hard as we play, and employees at Nintendo strive for excellence. That’s where our core competencies come in, helping to define the skills and attributes most important to Nintendo. They’re an important element in helping all employees reach their goals.

  • Cultivates Innovation
  • Customer Focus
  • Global Perspective
  • Manages Complexity
  • Results
  • Action Oriented
  • Drive Results
  • Plans and Aligns
  • Self
  • Instills Trust
  • Situational Adaptability
  • People
  • Collaborates
  • Communicates Effectively
  • Values Differences
  • Leadership
  • Builds Effective Teams
  • Business Insight
  • Drives Vision and Purpose