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Dragon Quest Heroes: You Have To Buy A MicroSD Card To Play The RPG On Nintendo Switch, Here's Why

Nintendo Switch buyers will have to get additional storage space to run some games that will launch for the console. ‘Dragon Quest Hero I' and 'Dragon Quest Heroes II’ will reportedly require 32 GB of storage to function smoothly.

Video Games

You Can Now Claim Your Nintendo User ID Before The Switch Comes Out: Here’s How

Nintendo has unleashed another Nintendo Account terms that will complicate its online services further. It’s the new Nintendo User ID, and although you may get one now, its use remains to be announced.

Video Games

Digital Sizes Of Nintendo Switch Games Revealed: New Problem Arises For The Hybrid Console

Nintendo revealed the digital sizes of several titles for the upcoming Nintendo Switch. The information, however, highlights a glaring problem for the hybrid console, especially for gamers who are looking forward to its portability.

Video Games February 21, 2017

It Looks Like 'Final Fantasy XIV' Could Find Its Way To The Nintendo Switch

Producer Naoki Yoshida revealed that the development team of 'Final Fantasy XIV' will be very interested to bring the MMORPG to the upcoming Nintendo Switch. However, there are certain limitations that first need to be overcome.

Video Games February 20, 2017

Nintendo Switch Development Kits Are Really Cheap: Good News For Indie Game Developers

The price of Nintendo Switch developments kits is apparently really cheap. This is great news for independent developers, as it will be very easy to jump into making games for the upcoming hybrid console.

Video Games February 20, 2017

Nintendo Switch Will Tie eShop Purchases To Your Nintendo Account: Why This Matters

The Nintendo Switch will allow users to redownload purchases from the eShop, as seen in fine print on a leaked video of the system’s user interface. If true, the move is a veering-away from Nintendo’s cumbersome account and purchases system.

Video Games February 18, 2017

The First Ever Nintendo Switch Unboxing Video Leaks Ahead Of Release

A Nintendo Switch retail unit has been leaked two weeks before its March 3 release schedule, opening up a trove of details previously undisclosed. The system’s UI was featured recently, and this time, it’s a full-blown unboxing.

Video Games February 17, 2017

Nintendo Switch UI Leaks: Video Reveals Initial Setup Process, Menus, Free Space Out Of The Box

A lucky gamer received his Nintendo Switch earlier than expected, and he is generous enough to give gamers a peek of what the Nintendo Switch UI is like.

Video Games February 16, 2017

Ultra Street Fighter II: First Person Mode Is Dubbed 'Way Of The Hado,' Video Footage Reveals

A livestream from Capcom confirmed reports that 'Ultra Street Fighter II' for the Nintendo Switch would support first person mode. The video showed gamers using the motion control system to play the game.

Video Games February 16, 2017

Nintendo Switch Multiplayer Mode Will Enhance Gaming Experience For Friends

Nintendo revealed that its upcoming gaming console - the Switch - would offer online multiplayer as well as LAN play. The LAN play in Switch would offer 10-player support.

Video Games February 16, 2017

Nintendo Switch: No Backward Compatibility, But May Be In The Future

Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima talked about the Nintendo Switch’s lack of backward compatibility. The Switch is set for worldwide launch on March 3, 2017.

Video Games February 15, 2017

Nintendo Responds To NES Classic Mini Production Rumors, Console Not Being Phased Out

Nintendo has responded to rumors which suggested that the NES Classic Mini was being phased out. Nintendo has refuted the claims, adding that it is will continue to ship units regularly.

Gadgets February 15, 2017

The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Getting Paid DLC And Season Pass For Switch And Wii U [Video]

Nintendo has officially announced that for the first time ever in the mainline Zelda franchise, it's adding downloadable content. 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' is getting a $20 expansion pass, so here's what you need to know.

Video Games February 15, 2017

Ultra Street Fighter II For Nintendo Switch To Feature First-Person Mode For Launching Hadokens

The announcement trailer for 'Ultra Street Fighter II' on the Nintendo Switch showed Ryu launching a hadoken in a first-person view. It seems that the game will have such a mode, with players launching hadokens using the Joy-Con controllers.

Video Games February 14, 2017

Nintendo Switch: Free ‘Splatoon 2’ Demo To Go Live March 24, But It Won’t Last Long

Nintendo has confirmed that a 'Splatoon 2' global demo will go live late March, allowing players to test the game ahead of its release. Additionally, Spectator and LAN mode have also been confirmed for the game.

Video Games February 12, 2017

WATCH: Shigeru Miyamoto And Eiji Aonuma Answer Rapid-Fire Questions About 'Zelda'

Game developer Shigeru Miyamoto and producer Eiji Aonuma sit down for a quick and funny interview about their newest 'Zelda' game for the Nintendo Switch console.

Video Games February 12, 2017

No Nintendo Switch Release For ‘Final Fantasy XV,’ Director Hajime Tabata Says

Director Hajime Tabata confirmed that there are no plans to release ‘Final Fantasy XV’ on Nintendo Switch. 'Final Fantasy' was released for PS4 and Xbox One.

Video Games February 12, 2017

Ubisoft Delays 'South Park: The Fractured But Whole' Again, Hints At Multiple Nintendo Switch Games This Year

Ubisoft has again delayed 'South Park: The Fractured But Whole,' with the game now planned to be released some time within the publisher's fiscal year 2018. Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot, meanwhile, hinted at several games coming to the Nintendo Switch.

Video Games February 10, 2017

'Project Giant Robot' Dead, Nintendo Pulls Plug On Project

Nintendo’s ‘Project Giant Robot’ for Wii-U was finally canceled by Nintendo after years of development. The arrival of Nintendo Switch put an end to the game.

Video Games February 8, 2017

Oops! Nintendo Switch Accidentally Leaked Devkit Menus In An Ad

The development kit menus for the Nintendo Switch was accidentally leaked by Nintendo Portugal. The ad also showed poorly edited parts.

Video Games February 8, 2017

Nintendo Boss: No Plans For 3DS Successor, VR For The Switch A Possibility

Nintendo has no 3DS upgrades in mind amid the impending release of the Switch, which is believed to replaced it, a new interview has revealed. The forthcoming hybrid, however, could support VR experiences down the line.

Video Games February 8, 2017

Nintendo Switch Could Support Other Peripherals Beyond The Joy-Con In The Future, Nintendo Reveals

It’s possible for the Nintendo Switch to support additional peripherals in the future, Nintendo has revealed in a new interview. This, by extension, might also open up a new method of hardware upgrades.

Video Games February 7, 2017

Nintendo Switch vs PS4 vs Xbox One: The Console War Rages On

Nintendo Switch will finally be released in less than a month. The newcomer will challenge Microsoft Xbox One and Sony PlayStation 4 in the console wars.

Video Games February 5, 2017

Nintendo Switch vs Wii U: How The Game Consoles Are Different

With the upcoming launch of Nintendo Switch, comparisons are now being made between the unit and its predecessor, the Wii U. How are they different and how has Nintendo changed its strategy to win over gamers?

Gadgets February 5, 2017

Nintendo Switch Preorders Reopened At Best Buy, But Sold Out In An Hour

Preorders for the Nintendo Switch reopened at Best Buy, but with limited quantities. The replenished stock for the hybrid console, which was not expected to last through the weekend, sold out in only an hour.

Video Games February 4, 2017

Nintendo NES Classic Edition: Company 'Working To Increase Production,' Apologizes For Product Shortages

Nintendo's CEO Tatsumi Kimishima has apologized to fans due to the shortage of the NES Classic Edition console. He has shared that the company is looking to ramp up production to fulfill market demand.

Video Games February 2, 2017

Nintendo Switch Online Services To Cost Less Than $30 Annually

Nintendo’s president has revealed the price point for the Switch’s online services, and it’ll be much cheaper than rival paid subscriptions. Prepare to shell out not more than $30 a month if you want to access the console’s online features.

Video Games February 2, 2017

Super Bowl 51: Nintendo's First Ever Commercial Is About Switch, Easter Eggs, And More

Nintendo already published the Switch commercial that is scheduled to air in the fourth quarter of the Super Bowl. The 30-second ad, which the company said is its first at the event, could cost as much as $5 million.

Video Games February 2, 2017

Nintendo Switch Production Ramps Up As Curtains Close For Wii U Worldwide

Nintendo has officially ended the worldwide production for the Wii U, which is largely seen as a failure. The company will instead be focusing on ramping up production for the upcoming Nintendo Switch.

Video Games February 1, 2017

Nintendo Switch Hands On Demo: What Early Critics Are Saying

The Switch can signal Nintendo’s return to form, as opined by early reviews of the forthcoming hybrid console. Here’s what else they’ve said about it.

Video Games January 30, 2017

'Oceanhorn,' Game Similar To Zelda Heading To Nintendo Switch

'Oceanhorn' is expected to debut on the Nintendo Switch gaming console soon if reports are to be believed. The game is already available on various other consoles like PlayStation, Xbox One and PC.

Video Games January 30, 2017

Nintendo Switch SD Cards Will Be More Expensive Than Normal Ones: Will Gamers Be Forced To Buy Them?

Nintendo has teamed up with HORI for official Nintendo Switch-branded SD cards. The prices, however, are more expensive compared to regular SD cards, which would be an additional cost to the console if gamers will be forced to buy them.

Video Games January 30, 2017

Nintendo Switch Official Specifications Revealed, But Some Questions Still Remain For The Hybrid Console

The Nintendo U.K. website has published the official technical specifications of the upcoming Nintendo Switch. However, there are still some questions that remain regarding the hybrid console, such as the details of its NVIDIA customized Tegra processor.

Video Games January 29, 2017

PLAY: All The Nintendo Switch Game Titles You Need To Know Are Right Here

Nintendo Switch is set for launch on March 3. Here is a list of game titles coming out on Switch.

Video Games January 29, 2017

Gamevice Gaming Controller Makes Your iPhone 7 Look Like Nintendo Switch

Gamevice is set to launch its new controllers for the iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus and all the variants of the iPad. The revamped controllers offer smoother handling and can convert the iPhone into a Nintendo Switch.

Gadgets January 25, 2017

Nintendo Switch Gets 3 More Launch Titles: 'World Of Goo,' 'Little Inferno,' And 'Human Resource Machine'

'World Of Goo,' 'Little Inferno,' and 'Human Resource Machine' for Nintendo Switch will be bundled with original soundtracks and an exclusive Soundtrack Mode. These titles have also been made available to the Wii consoles.

Video Games January 25, 2017

Nintendo Switch Battery Analysis Reveals No Quick Charge Technology, Faster Charging Through Adapter Than On Dock

Will the battery of the Nintendo Switch be powerful enough to deliver the promise of a hybrid console? An analysis revealed that there is no quick charge technology, and that charging is faster through the AC adapter than its dock.

Video Games January 23, 2017

'Resident Evil 7' Not Heading To The Nintendo Switch: Capcom Has 'No Plans At The Moment'

Capcom has doused speculations that 'Resident Evil 7' is also going to support Nintendo Switch. The company, however, is developing a number of titles for the console since it is one of its development partners.

Video Games January 23, 2017

'Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild' Will Feature An Unlockable Alternate Ending

'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' will employ a second alternate ending, as confirmed by Eiji Aonuma, the game’s director. Players will need to fulfill certain criteria to make it happen, however.

Video Games January 23, 2017

The Switch To Fail Like The Wii U? Nintendo Boss Says It Won't

Nintendo of America’s chief believes the company’s new console, the Switch, will not mimic Wii U’s failure, as revealed in an interview. He noted that by contrast with the Wii U, the Switch’s selling proposition has already been communicated successfully.

Video Games January 23, 2017

Nintendo Switch To Sell 40 Million Units By The End Of 2020, Research Firm Says: What Do You Think?

DFC Intelligence believes that 40 million units of the Nintendo Switch will be sold by the end of 2020. However, the hybrid console will face hampered performance upon its launch due to availability and a weak launch games lineup.

Video Games January 22, 2017

No Miiverse For Nintendo Switch: Geeks Mourn Demise Of Social Network For Gamers

Nintendo has confirmed that the Miiverse social network will not be part of Nintendo Switch. Gamers are now expressing their sentiments over the discarded online media platform.

Gadgets January 21, 2017

'Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild' To Be The Last Wii U Game, Nintendo Boss Says

Nintendo has confirmed that 'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' is the last first-party title for the system. The same game, however, will be one of the launch title for the company’s new console, the Switch.

Video Games January 20, 2017

Nintendo Switch UI Gets The Close-Up Treatment, Reveals Unannounced Games And More

A certain third-party developer may have just given users another glimpse at the Nintendo Switch’s user interface. The leaked photo may have just confirmed account switching mid-game, and other Nicalis titles slated for a Switch release.

Video Games January 20, 2017

Sony PS4 Still Outselling Microsoft Xbox One 2-to-1 But Console Wars Is Only Heating Up

Sony PlayStation 4 is outselling Microsoft Xbox One by a margin of 2-to-1. According to SuperData, Sony has sold about 55 million units since its launch in 2013, while Microsoft's gaming console has sold about 26 million.

Gadgets January 19, 2017

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