Interesting case. Does the demise of Nintendo suggest that the previous success was just luck. They had two good products: Nintendo DS and wii? The alternative is changing clans. It would add the gamecube and say that it had an era and some fundamental change allowed Microsoft to take over.
"Iwata expects sales of 3DS and Wii U hardware to increase, and promises return to "Nintendo-like profits"; lines up new Nintendo Direct web session to reveal fresh game details"