One of the reasons why Nintendo continues to support 3DS in 2018 and beyond.— Daniel Ahmad (@ZhugeEX) June 19, 2017
It accounts for more than 50% of their business. pic.twitter.com/QUQWyYBCw5
If you were wondering why Nintendo plans to continue 3DS support through 2018, the chart above should give you your answer. People love the platform and keep supporting it, meaning Nintendo is going to do the same in return.