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One advantage of being a Nintendo Switch owner is the backlog of game developers willing to port their older titles to the mobile console Oddworld Inhabitants' first title for the Switch was Stranger's Wrath, the fourth title in the Oddworld series Their next title is its predecessor Munch's Oddysee Once ported to the Game Boy[...]
Giveaway: Nintendo Switch Lite Courtesy Of eBay
Nintendo announced today that its current console, the Nintendo Switch, has surpassed $15 million in sales in North America to date They noted that sales were up 20% in September, which they attribute to the release of the Lite versions of the console Not to mention the Switch has been the best-selling console for the[...]
Review: WaterField Sutter Sling Pouch & Nintendo Switch Taco
A while ago, the folks at WaterField sent us a new Nintendo Switch item to check out with their new Sutter Sling Pouch & Switch Taco The company has sent us a couple of Switch-related carrying bags in the past, with some high-quality material inside each one But no two are ever the same as[...]
E3: Is Nintendo Winning Back Hardcore Gamers? [OPINION]
With Microsoft teasing Scarlett and Sony likely to release information on the Playstation 5 soon, third parties are starting to port a few of their back end signature titles to the Nintendo Switch. https://youtu.be/wpx2Z2CCjPsVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: FINAL FANTASY VIII Remastered – Official E3 Announcement 2019 Trailer (Closed Captions) (https://youtu.be/wpx2Z2CCjPs) With Nintendo's E3[...]
Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Champions Gets a Nintendo Switch Release
  Nintendo has pushed out a new firmware update for the Nintendo Switch which adds a few major changes, like the ability to transfer save data between consoles Switch Version 8.0 also includes new sorting method that'll categorize users' games by different metrics such as time played and who made the game. Other changes outside include some[...]
Lauren Tsai Joins Season 3 of FX's 'Legion'
The series reflects much of the source material- surreal visuals complimented artistically with music choices and a pretty outstanding cast. Speaking of cast- we do know of at least one new name joining the show for season 3, Lauren Tsai. Photo by Lauren Tsai Tsai will be playing a mutant named Switch, who Variety describes as "a young mutant[...]
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - More Fighters, More Battles, More Fun - Nintendo Switch
The Humble Store is now selling Nintendo games for the Switch and 3DS consoles Humble announced the news this morning, revealing that some of the hottest games on Nintendo's consoles are now available through their service including Super Smash Bros Ultimate, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu and Eevee. Humble is now home[...]
Mega Man 11 on the Nintendo Switch is Painstakingly Miserable
[rwp_box_recap id="0"] Capcom's Mega Man 11 on the Nintendo Switch might just be the biggest case of  "be careful what you wish for" that I've seen in a long time The game is EXACTLY like the classic Mega Man titles in pretty much every way The major differences are, of course, the graphics, and the fact that the[...]
You Could Lose Your Nintendo Switch Cloud Saves if You Drop the Online Service
The Nintendo Switch Online Service was finally given a launch date and details last night, however, some new details have come to light that may make you reconsider the online service Or at least, reconsider how you'll approach it. While the Switch Online Service provides access to cloud saves for compatible games, according to a new[...]
Cities: Skylines is Available Now on the Nintendo Switch
Paradox Interactive and Tantalus Media used today's Nintendo Direct to announce that Cities: Skylines will be available on the Nintendo Switch The Switch version of Cities: Skylines will retail for an MSRP of $39.99 USD and will be Paradox's first foray into publishing for a portable platform. Originally created by Colossal Order, Cities: Skylines is a more modern take on[...]
Nintendo Details the Updates to Splatoon 2 and Mario Tennis Aces
Version 2.0 will give players access to a new online co-op mode (set just in time to coincide with the Nintendo Switch Online service launch) whcih will let players participate in time-limited missions with other players Players who complete objectives while these missions are active will receive special outfits, characters with alternate color schemes, and[...]
Nintendo Releases More Details on Super Mario Party and the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Bundle
Additionally, Super Mario Party will have 80 new mini-games, a single-player Challenge Road, and the mini-game gauntlet Online Mariothon. Super Mario Party launches for the Nintendo Switch on October 5th, 2018 and is available for pre-order on the Nintendo eShop and website today You can watch the Super Mario Party portion of the Nintendo Direct here. As for Super Smash[...]
Nintendo Finally Announces the Nintendo Switch Online Service Launch
Nintendo has been delaying the promised Switch Online service since the console released last spring However, tonight's Nintendo Direct has given us an overview of the service, its various price-points, and its launch date Like Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Plus, the Nintendo Switch Online service will give members access to online play and cloud[...]
Nintendo Announces New Game in the Animal Crossing Series
The game's working title is Animal Crossing for Nintendo Switch, a title that will probably be changed before release, but its slated for a 2019 release exclusively on Nintendo's newest console. Other than the working title and image above, we don't have a ton of knowledge about the 2019 Animal Crossing,as today's announcement did not include any actual[...]
IDW, Dynamite, and Valiant Comics Come to Nintendo Switch on InkyPen Subscription App
A new digital comics subscription service called InkyPen is launching on the Nintendo Switch in November, bringing digital comics to the handheld video game console for the first time Amongst the publishers whose comics will be available on the app, according to a press release, are IDW, Dynamite, Valiant, Andrews McMeel, and Humanoids, amongst others[...]
Everspace art
This simply means that Everspace: Stellar Edition is coming to the Nintendo Switch The port will contain the base game, the expansion, the official art book and the complete soundtrack with over 60 tracks. "Over the past four years we've managed to build a passionate community of sci-fi and space shooter fans, so we are delighted to[...]
More Details on the Rumored New Super Mario Bros. U Switch Port
We reported earlier today that ComicBook.com has gathered information from multiple sources inside Nintendo Europe about a Switch port of New Super Mario Bros U, and it seems further details have come to light that didn't make it into our earlier report. From IGN's coverage of the port: Comic Book reports multiple sources, who are purportedly "linked with Nintendo," have suggested[...]
Walmart is Getting an Exclusive Mario Tennis Aces Switch Bundle
Nintendo announced this afternoon that they'll be shipping a brand-new Switch bundle pack exclusively for Walmart The bundle will include Mario Tennis Aces and 1-2-Switch alongside the Nintendo Switch console So if you haven't picked up a version of the hybrid console and you really want to play virtual tennis as your favorite Nintendo characters, this is[...]
Nintendo Switch Red Blue
Nintendo provided a transcript today for its recent shareholders meeting, which included an update from former President Tatsumi Kimishima on the feasibility of the Switch's 2019 shipment target The question was mostly focused on whether or not the instability of the semiconductor market would influence the shipping target. Kimishima, who was present for the meeting as his[...]
Fortnite is Available for the Nintendo Switch Right Now
Epic Games has brought Fortnite to the Nintendo Switch We knew this was coming, thanks to a series of leaks about Fortnite content hitting the Nintendo Treehouse schedule and the game's logo and update file being found by data miners, but its always nice for full confirmation And if that wasn't enough, the game is available for[...]
Immediately following that will be the Super Smash Bros Invitational, which will pit players against each other in the recently announced Switch Smash Bros game. If you decide to attend the tournaments on Tuesday and come dressed as your favorite Nintendo character, you may be chosen to play the upcoming Super Smash Bros. game on stage in exhibition play[...]
credit//Epic Games More leaks of the Fortnite Switch port have been unearthed, this time featuring a game update file and logo found on the Switch eShop by data miners. Twitter user SciresM uncovered some Fortnite details on the eShop, despite the fact that Fortnite hasn't officially been announced for the Switch[...]
Let's Go Pikachu Let's Go Eevee Pokemon
Both games will be coming to the Nintendo Switch on November 16th In the games, announced this evening, gamers will be returned to the land of Kanto to collect the Original 151 In each game, players will start with either Pikachu or Eevee while trying to collect all of the original Pokémon from the original[...]
Nintendo Shares New Details About Switch Online Service
Nintendo has shared some more details about the Switch's online service, which is designed to be an "affordable, multi-featured paid service that lets users enjoy online play for compatible Nintendo Switch games, access classice NES games with added online functionality, back up save data for most games, and use additional features for the Nintendo Switch[...]
Nintendo Labo remote
However, quite a few people are thrilled with the cardboard perhipherals for the Nintendo Switch However, one problem with them is the lack of spare parts However, the Labo blueprint patterns are now available online through Nintendo (for free, even), however the Labo does need more than just cardboard to work, so you can't quite[...]
Light Fall Announced for an April 26th Release on Steam and Switch
Bishop Games have confirmed the release date for Light Fall, their 2D platformer, which will hit Steam and the Switch on April 26th, 2018 after being delayed last month. Light Fall has a pretty obvious resemblance to a few other indie games, between the side-scrolling 2D platformer setup, the color pallet, even the design of the protagonist[...]
Nintendo Switch Hot List
Developers like Nintendo are continually working on new hardware innovations, and consoles like the Switch have been in the works for many years before they officially release That said, keep in mind that many new hardware projects never make it to market. With this information, Takahashi's tease should be taken with a grain of salt[...]