“The comments have been taken out of context,” a Nintendo spokesperson told MCV. “What he’s actually saying is that we’re not holding a worldwide launch just because everyone else is doing one too. It’s just another re-iteration of the fact that we’re not looking at what Sony or Microsoft are doing.
"Unfortunately, it seems everyone’s jumped on it and got the wrong idea.”
Meanwhile, Iwata has today revealed to CNN that aims to keep Revolution software prices below $50.