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Pikachu! Here comes the real test for Nintendo with Pokemon Go

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Robyn Mak
Pokemon figures are seen at the International Tokyo Toy Show 2016 in Tokyo, Japan June 10, 2016.
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Nintendo's $7.5 billion Pokemon boost depends on Asia. Shares of the Japanese gaming group have risen by over a third after its Pokemon GO mobile game proved a smash hit in the United States. Conquering Japan will be its next challenge.