Following yesterday’s announcement from Nintendo regarding a deal with mobile game developer DeNA, investors have reacted accordingly.

The news caused Nintendo’s share price to skyrocket to a high for 2015, rising by almost 30%.¬†With investors calling for Nintendo to move into the smartphone world for some time, it’s no surprise to see the resulting share price reaction.

Part of yesterday’s announcement centered on the games to come to mobile platforms, with president Iwata stating that instead of porting existing games, new games would be created using existing IP, the first of which will be released later this year.

It’s all very exciting news for fans and investors alike, so let us know your thoughts in the comments section.