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Sticker Company Warns Against Skinning Your Nintendo Switch - Ubergizmo;

Sticker Company Warns Against Skinning Your Nintendo Switch - Ubergizmo

UbergizmoSticker Company Warns Against Skinning Your Nintendo SwitchUbergizmoWith consoles like the PS4 and Xbox One, we've seen how there are sticker companies out there who sell decals for the consoles that allows gamers to change the way their console looks. Whether it be adding a camo look, a new color, or images of their ...and more »

Nintendo Switch console goes on sale across world - China Post;

Nintendo Switch console goes on sale across world - China Post

China PostNintendo Switch console goes on sale across worldChina PostTOKYO -- Nintendo's Switch console went on sale Friday in a global launch seen as key to the Japanese videogame giant reversing flagging sales and moving past the failure of its last console, the Wii U. The US$299 unit, which works both at home and on ...and more »

Nintendo releases a guide to help with those Joy-Con sync issues - Digital Spy;

Nintendo releases a guide to help with those Joy-Con sync issues - Digital Spy

Digital SpyNintendo releases a guide to help with those Joy-Con sync issuesDigital SpyUnless you've been living in the Water Temple for the last few weeks, you'll that Nintendo's latest console (and handheld) was released yesterday (March 3). Before the Nintendo Switch was even released, gaming publications and journalists spoke about a ...and more »

Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Connectivity Issues? Here Are Tips From Nintendo - Tech Times;

Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Connectivity Issues? Here Are Tips From Nintendo - Tech Times

Tech TimesNintendo Switch Joy-Con Connectivity Issues? Here Are Tips From NintendoTech TimesNintendo offers tips on when the Joy-Con is having connectivity problems with the console. Clue: do not place the console near an aquarium or microwave. ( Drew Angerer | Getty Images ). Advertisement. Nintendo's latest console offering is sure making ...and more »

Sticker company warns against skinning the Nintendo Switch - Engadget;

Sticker company warns against skinning the Nintendo Switch - Engadget

EngadgetSticker company warns against skinning the Nintendo SwitchEngadgetGiven the portability of the Nintendo Switch, owners may be tempted to personalize theirs. The only problem is that according to dbrand, a company that makes covers for devices like phones and laptops, the system and its controllers don't react well to ...and more »

With Switch, Nintendo blurs the line between console and mobile gaming - Straight.com (blog);

With Switch, Nintendo blurs the line between console and mobile gaming - Straight.com (blog)

Straight.com (blog)With Switch, Nintendo blurs the line between console and mobile gamingStraight.com (blog)The best thing about Nintendo's new game console, Switch, that releases Friday (March 3) is that it delivers on the promise of being able to play games on your television one moment and on the bus the next. This week, I lived the television commercial ...and more »

The mood at the Nintendo Switch midnight launch: cautiously optimistic and a little confused - Destructoid;

The mood at the Nintendo Switch midnight launch: cautiously optimistic and a little confused - Destructoid

DestructoidThe mood at the Nintendo Switch midnight launch: cautiously optimistic and a little confusedDestructoidThere's really nothing like a console midnight launch. Even the worst-case scenario is a bloodbath where everyone is looking out for themselves. It's not every day you get to experience a real-life low-stakes version of Lord of the Flies! Thankfully ...and more »

With new system, Nintendo adds a touch of realism - Nikkei Asian Review;

With new system, Nintendo adds a touch of realism - Nikkei Asian Review

Nikkei Asian ReviewWith new system, Nintendo adds a touch of realismNikkei Asian ReviewOSAKA -- Nintendo's release Friday of the Switch brought to market a much-hyped home game console that not only doubles as a stand-alone handheld, but also adds more lifelike tactile feedback to play. Japanese electronics retailers were filled with ...and more »

Nintendo Switch's big challenge: luring casual gamers - Phys.Org;

Nintendo Switch's big challenge: luring casual gamers - Phys.Org

Phys.OrgNintendo Switch's big challenge: luring casual gamersPhys.OrgDavid Flores, 34 years old, right, and his wife Nao Imoto, 31 years old, show off Nintendo's newest computer game consoles "Switch" at a retail store Bic Camera in central Tokyo. Friday, March 3, 2017. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara). With three kids and ...and more »

Can the Nintendo Switch turn around console sales after Wii U flop? - NEWS.com.au;

Can the Nintendo Switch turn around console sales after Wii U flop? - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auCan the Nintendo Switch turn around console sales after Wii U flop?NEWS.com.auIT'S BEEN labelled “the premium game hardware launch of this year” and it's just as bonkers as you'd expect from Japanese gaming giant Nintendo. The company's Switch console launched in Australia on Friday amid pre-order sellouts and a frenzy of social ...and more »

Nintendo Switch Buyer's Guide: Accessories you should get - SlashGear;

Nintendo Switch Buyer's Guide: Accessories you should get - SlashGear

SlashGearNintendo Switch Buyer's Guide: Accessories you should getSlashGearThere's no lack of accessories launching alongside the Nintendo Switch today, but it can be difficult to distinguish what's essential from what's merely supplemental. Given the Switch's portability and interesting control scheme in the Joy Cons, you'll ...and more »

Nintendo shares surge 3.7% after Switch console launch - Irish Times;

Nintendo shares surge 3.7% after Switch console launch - Irish Times

Irish TimesNintendo shares surge 3.7% after Switch console launchIrish TimesShares in Nintendo jumped following the worldwide launch of its Switch console as fans queued up for a device whose success hinges on whether home consoles can thrive in the mobile gaming era. Friday's 3.7 per cent rise was accompanied by long ...and more »

8 Things Your New Switch Can't Do (But the Wii U Did) - Paste Magazine;

8 Things Your New Switch Can't Do (But the Wii U Did) - Paste Magazine

Paste Magazine8 Things Your New Switch Can't Do (But the Wii U Did)Paste MagazineThe Nintendo Switch is finally upon us. And as excited as we are, we also can't help but think of the prior Nintendo home console that is being left behind, its suite of underappreciated features abandoned and forgotten. The Wii U was meant to be a ...and more »

1-2 Switch review: - CNET;

1-2 Switch review: - CNET

CNET1-2 Switch review:CNETThe Good Fun with friends. The minigames are generally pretty entertaining. It makes good use of the Joy-Con motion controllers. The Bad Costs two to three times as much as it should. Very little in the way of one-player content. Needs lots of play space.and more »

The Japanese Launch Of The Nintendo Switch Shows That The Hype Is Real - Forbes;

The Japanese Launch Of The Nintendo Switch Shows That The Hype Is Real - Forbes

ForbesThe Japanese Launch Of The Nintendo Switch Shows That The Hype Is RealForbesIn a country where mobile has dominated the gaming landscape, the Nintendo Switch seems to have had a strong launch. First thing this morning I made my way to Akihabara, arguably the heartland for all things Japanese pop-culture related. As expected ...and more »

The Nintendo Switch Has Us Wondering: Should A Grown-Ass Man Play Handheld Games? - GQ Magazine;

The Nintendo Switch Has Us Wondering: Should A Grown-Ass Man Play Handheld Games? - GQ Magazine

GQ MagazineThe Nintendo Switch Has Us Wondering: Should A Grown-Ass Man Play Handheld Games?GQ MagazineNintendo's new console lets you play on the go. But is it embarrassing to play handheld games in public? As you read this, the Nintendo Switch is finally getting into the hands of the wider public, as early adopters get their units in the mail and line ...and more »

1-2 Switch Review – It's No Wii Sports - COGconnected (press release);

1-2 Switch Review – It's No Wii Sports - COGconnected (press release)

COGconnected (press release)1-2 Switch Review – It's No Wii SportsCOGconnected (press release)It wouldn't be a new hardware release from Nintendo without some weird-ass game to showcase whatever nifty innovations Nintendo has packed into their controllers. The Nintendo Switch launch follows in that tradition by delivering the unique launch ...and more »

Snap still getting snapped up, Costco to hike membership fees, Nintendo launches Switch - Yahoo Finance;

Snap still getting snapped up, Costco to hike membership fees, Nintendo launches Switch - Yahoo Finance

Yahoo FinanceSnap still getting snapped up, Costco to hike membership fees, Nintendo launches SwitchYahoo FinanceHere are some of the stocks the Yahoo Finance team will be watching for you today. Investors continue to monitor shares of Snap (SNAP) this morning. The stock is higher in early trading after shares soared 44% on their first day of trading on the New ...and more »

Empty desks? Guess what, the Nintendo Switch is out today - The INQUIRER;

Empty desks? Guess what, the Nintendo Switch is out today - The INQUIRER

The INQUIREREmpty desks? Guess what, the Nintendo Switch is out todayThe INQUIRERAH, WE SPARE A THOUGHT FOR PEOPLE who are stuck at work while a load of chairs sit empty around them. The bloody Nintendo Switch is out, so those slack bastards are probably at home, or on the train, or on the bus, or on a plane (we've seen the ads) ...and more »

How to get a Nintendo Switch if you didn't preorder - The Verge;

How to get a Nintendo Switch if you didn't preorder - The Verge

The VergeHow to get a Nintendo Switch if you didn't preorderThe VergeWhether you missed out on preorders, or just wanted to wait and see reviews first before dropping the $300 on a new console, all hope isn't lost if you're hoping to still nab a Switch today. So we've rounded up the best options for picking Nintendo's ...and more »