The windows of the store of Nintendo in New York city were destroyed during the protests and disorders, these days, and the images appeared on the net show a sharp contrast between the colored content inside, and the police presence outside.
Monday evening, the rioters destroyed the windows of the Nintendo Store, along with other shops in the area. Fortunately, the store Nintendo NY seems not to have been further plundered. At the moment no further details are available about the incident.
Riots occur on the streets of America for almost a week now, following the death of George Floyd that has outraged the entire world.
Although Nintendo has not yet released public statements about this situation, individuals of the company, as well as other players in the industry, have proven to be sympathetic to the strong social protests.
Someone just broke a window in Rockefeller Center. Organizers are pleading w the crowd to stay peaceful. They are trying to move toward the Trump Tower, which has a heavy police presence. pic.twitter.com/Te0u1sO8Vh
— Sarah Boxer (@Sarah_Boxer) June 1, 2020
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The former president of Nintendo of America Reggie Fils Aime commented on the situation, stating that it supports the right to protest, but he does not forgive the destruction that has resulted from riots.
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