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Switch Version of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Plays Better in Handheld Mode

In a surprising and somewhat discouraging development, there seems to be a trade-off when playing the Nintendo Switch version of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on your TV as opposed to the console’s handheld mode.While you will get a better-looking version of the game, as it runs in 900p resolution in TV mode as opposed to 720p in handheld mode, users are noticing a slight dip in performance as the Switch struggles to maintain a 30 frames-per-second frame rate. read more

The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+ Switch Release Date Set for March 17th

After a bit of confusion and a last minute delay, The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+ Switch release date has been set for March 17th.Originally slated as a Nintendo Switch launch title, the game had a minor delay late last month which put it off the actual launch day. read more

Nintendo confirms Super Smash Bros. coming to Switch

Just in case you were for some reason worried that the insanely popular Super Smash Bros.series would end on the Wii U, you can finally be put at ease: there will indeed be a Super Smash Bros. read more

Toejam & Earl: Back In The Groove Confirmed For Nintendo Switch Release

The classic Toejam & Earl series will be making its long-awaited return later this year with Toejam & Earl: Back in the Groove, and today we learn that it has added a new platform to its repertoire.During PAX East it was announced that the newest addition to the series would be coming to Nintendo Switch, though a release date for it was not given. read more

Nintendo Switch Has Sold 1.5 Million Units Worldwide, Says SuperData

The Nintendo Switch has been on the market for nearly two weeks now, with the console launching on March 3rd and ushering in a new era of Nintendo consoles.The information comes from games analytics firm SuperData, who says that the Nintendo Switch has sold somewhere around 1. read more

Nintendo Switch Sales Drop in Japan Due To Stock Issues

The sales for Nintendo Switch in Japan have fallen sharply in its second week due to the lack of consoles available in stores.It’s an unfortunate situation that makes this the worst second week of any recent Nintendo or Sony console in their home land, although it will hopefully be fixed by new shipments in the coming weeks. read more

Switch Sales are so Strong that Nintendo is Doubling Production

The Nintendo Switch launch has been a monumental success by all accounts.With this in mind reports have surfaced from Wall Street Journal that Nintendo plans to double production of the Nintendo Switch over the next few months. read more

Nintendo Fans Unhappy Capcom Snubs Switch With Disney Afternoon Collection

A couple of days ago, Capcom announced plans to re-release six of their most popular games from the 8-bit era, dubbed the Disney Afternoon Collection.The announcement was met with excitement, at first, but fans quickly noticed there no plans to bring the collection to the Nintendo Switch, despite all six of the games included having originally been released on the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES). read more

Limited Run Games Hopes To Have First Nintendo Switch Release This Summer

That is why Limited Run Games was founded two years ago and it looks like their first release for Nintendo Switch may be coming this summer.A few of the bigger Limited Run Games releases have been the Shantae games and an Oddworld game, though that is only but a few of the entire library. read more

Seiken Densetsu 3 Teased for Nintendo Switch

RPG fans know the Seiken Densetsu series – better known in North America as the Mana series – quite well, and a new video posted on the franchise’s official Twitter account has people buzzing.The video shows two men playing Seiken Densetsu 3 (AKA Secret of Mana II) at the same time, so multiplayer seems to be included just like it was in the original Super Famicom release, on the Nintendo Switch. read more

User Discovers Nintendo Switch Screenshot Limit

The Nintendo Switch makes taking screenshots even simpler than its competitors, the PS4 and Xbox One, with an insanely quick snap after the press of a button.That makes it very easy to just go nuts taking screenshots, but it turns out there’s a limit to how many screenshots you can take. read more

GameStop Preparing To Restock Nintendo Switch

If you’ve been having problems tracking down a Nintendo Switch – and it makes sense why, as Nintendo says the thing is selling at a ridiculous rate – GameStop may be your best bet this week.The video game retailer announced on Facebook that they’ll be receiving more stock on Wednesday, March 22nd, and also announced a trade-in program to give customers a bonus amount of trade-in credit toward getting a Switch. read more

Nintendo Switch Sales Could "Eclipse The Wii" Says GameStop

This really made the Nintendo Switch a big question mark leading up to its release, even with the pre-orders selling out everywhere, but one person at GameStop has made a bold proclamation about the future of the Nintendo Switch.In an interview with GameRant, GameStop senior director of merchandising Eric Bright discussed the Nintendo Switch, including it sales so far, attachment rate, and even comparing it to the Wii. read more

Nintendo Switch Left Joy-Con Issues Are Not Widespread According To Nintendo

That problem is with the left Joy-Con controller specifically and Nintendo has finally responded to the reports about this issue.Since the release of the Nintendo Switch, some have had issues with the Bluetooth connection between the left Joy-Con controller and the Nintendo Switch system itself. read more

Seiken Densetsu Collection Announced For Nintendo Switch

Shortly after we reported on a tease from Square Enix that showed some people playing Seiken Densetsu 3 (better known in North America as Secret of Mana II) on a Nintendo Switch, Square Enix has confirmed that the Mana series will be getting a collection release on the Switch, but so far only in Japan.According to Famitsu, the Seiken Densetsu collection will include Final Fantasy Adventure, Secret of Mana, and Secret of Mana II, and will release on June 1st at a 4,800 yen price tag (about $43). read more

Bloodstained Coming to Nintendo Switch; Wii U Version Cancelled

Way back in 2015 the Wii U was still a pretty viable console, and there was a version of the game planned for it.That’s no longer the case though with Igarashi announcing that Bloodstained will not be coming to Wii U anymore, but a Switch version has been announced instead. read more

Nintendo Switch Firmware Update 2.1.0 Is Now Available

The Nintendo Switch has nearly been out a month now and like all modern consoles, it will be getting its fair share of firmware updates.As of right now, Nintendo has rolled out the latest firmware for the Nintendo Switch, which is specifically known as firmware update 2. read more

Rocket League on Switch? Psyonix is 'Evaluating' the Demand

At the top of that list was a game that I’ve personally loved ever since it came out: Rocket League.Now, according to a new interview from IGN, it seems that Rocket League developer Psyonix is “evaluating” bringing it to Switch. read more

Nintendo Switch and NES Classic Edition Restocks Hitting Best Buy Tomorrow

According to what appears to be a now deleted tweet, Best Buy will be restocking two of the most hotly sought after items in all of video games right now: the Nintendo Switch and the NES Classic Edition.The Nintendo Switch is currently sold out around the world, which makes sense as the system just launched. read more

Nintendo Switch Sales Surge in Japan Thanks to New Stock

Titles like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild or 1-2 Switch increased their sales as well, thanks to the new owners that were getting games for their new console.441 Nintendo Switch sold are a big improvement on the 49. read more