Full Nintendo Switch trailer breakdown

Categories: Switch

The day Nintendo fans have so eagerly awaited since the first whispers of the NX fell upon their ears has finally come. We are now living in a post-NX world following the release of the very first trailer for Nintendo’s next-gen Nintendo Switch. Plenty was shown off in the three…

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Badge Arcade News: 10/20/16

Categories: 3DS

Pixel Pokémon badges return to the Arcade this week! With this update, all the original 151 Pokemon have been made available at one point or another. Have you caught them all yet? Various Fire Emblem Fates and Star Fox Zero catchers are also featured starting today. Check out the full…

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eShop Update: Week of 10/20/16 (North America)

Categories: 3DS, Retro, Wii U

This week in the Nintendo eShop: Space robots ransack the galaxy, pirates pillage the Game Boy, and Link gets spirited away on the Virtual Console. There’s unfortunately nothing notable in the sales department this week, but at least the veil has finally been lifted on Nintendo’s latest console: the Switch!…

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The many control options of Nintendo Switch

Categories: News, Switch

Not to be outdone by the Wii U’s catch-all approach to controller support, the newly unveiled Nintendo Switch will boast a wide variety of input options both out of the box and beyond. At least five unique control schemes are integrated into the Switch, incorporating both single and multiplayer play,…

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Mario Kart coming to Nintendo Switch

Categories: News, Switch

We got a brief look at a bunch of games heading to Nintendo Switch during today’s exciting preview trailer. One of those titles looked an awful lot like Mario Kart 8, though with two key differences. Most notably, King Boo has joined the roster of playable characters! We also received…

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Still Fresh: Splatoon coming to the Nintendo Switch

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: News, Switch

UPDATE: The Japanese Splatoon Twitter account has sent out a message regarding the brief appearance in the Nintendo Switch trailer. Give it a look – 緊急報告だ!あの会社が公開した映像を調査していたのだが…、これは……新種のイカ…?一体何が起きているのだろうか!?まだ詳細は判明しておらず、お伝えできる情報は無いのだが、引き続き調査・研究を行う所存だ。お待ちいただきたい。https://t.co/cWj5CIWF6L pic.twitter.com/FNKMZ7GV4k — Splatoon(スプラトゥーン) (@SplatoonJP) October 20, 2016 While there’s nothing majorly new, they do ask fans to wait for more news and that it’s…

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Nintendo Switch confirmed to be powered by NVIDIA technology

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

It was long rumored but with today’s avalanche of news we finally have confirmation – NVIDIA is behind the technology powering Nintendo’s newest system, the Switch. Rather than using one of the company’s pre-existing mobile chips, however, NVIDIA has created a custom Tegra processor for the Switch. Supposedly it is…

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