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Official Nintendo Switch Unboxing Video Arrives

02/22/2017, You might have read recently that someone received a Nintendo Switch unit two weeks ahead of release from an unnamed retailer. The person who received the console shared some pictures and videos of it. It was later revealed that the unit was actually...

You Can Now Claim Your Nintendo Account User ID

02/20/2017, As you might have heard with the Nintendo Switch, Nintendo is changing its online services where users will have to pay a monthly subscription for users to use its services and to play games with others. This is pretty much in line with what we’ve seen...

Nintendo Switch eShop Purchases Will Be Tied To Account

02/19/2017, If there was a criticism to be made regarding the Wii U or 3DS, it is that in a world of cloud computing, for some reason games purchased would be linked to hardware instead of your account. This means that if you buy a new hardware you’d have to...

Leaked Nintendo Switch Was Stolen

02/19/2017, Earlier this week we reported on videos of the Nintendo Switch console that a NeoGAF user posted online, claiming that he had obtained the unit two weeks prior to the official release date from an “unnamed store.” Nintendo doesn’t...

This Guy Was Sent A Nintendo Switch Two Weeks Early

02/16/2017, The Nintendo Switch isn’t expected to be released in a couple of weeks, but according to NeoGAF user hiphoptherobot (via Kotaku), he was sent a unit of the Switch about two weeks earlier than expected from an unnamed stored (presumably kept unnamed to...

2D Zelda Game For The Nintendo Switch Is A Possibility

02/14/2017, The upcoming The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is probably one of the franchise’s most  beautiful title to date. You can tell that Nintendo really went all out when designing the game’s open world concept. However if you kind of miss the 2D-ish...

Zelda ‘Breath Of The Wild’ Will Have DLCs

02/14/2017, The thing with pretty much all of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild games is that they are fixed in the sense that this is what you get. Once you’ve completed the game, you’re done. You could return to replay it and try out different tactics,...

Fire Emblem Heroes Now Reported To Have Made $5 Million

02/09/2017, According to a report last week, it was revealed that Nintendo’s latest mobile efforts Fire Emblem Heroes is pulling in the big bucks. It reportedly earned Nintendo $2.9 million on its first day, and now it seems that a new report has revealed that the...

Nintendo Switch Will Not Be Shipping With A Web Browser

02/08/2017, As gaming consoles are no longer just about 100% gaming, console makers have started to include more social features as well as other apps that turns the console into an entertainment device as opposed to being purely about gaming. Unfortunately for the...

Nintendo Switch Will Not Be Backwards Compatible

02/08/2017, At the moment out of all the console makers around, only Microsoft and the Xbox One have backwards compatibility, which means that developers and publishers who want to make older Xbox 360 games playable on the Xbox One can do so, and gamers who want to...

Nintendo Claims To Have ‘Mastered’ Unreal Engine 4

02/08/2017, As we have said many times in the past, a platform is only as good as the apps that are available for it. So far Nintendo seems to have confirmed that Switch gamers will be able to expect quite a few games in the future, but what if gamers wanted more?...

Nintendo Confirms Switch Is Powerful Enough To Support VR

02/08/2017, Nintendo’s consoles have never really been known for their power, but for the most part it is good enough to play the company’s first-party titles and others. So the question is, how does the Nintendo Switch hold up in terms of futureproofing?...

New Nintendo Switch Trailer Released

02/08/2017, By now pretty much most gamers should have heard that Nintendo has a new console up their sleeves in the form of the Nintendo Switch. However for those who haven’t, you might be interested in checking out the trailer above, which is actually a newly...