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Nintendo Addresses Lack of Switch Backwards Compatibility - IGN;

Nintendo Addresses Lack of Switch Backwards Compatibility - IGN

IGNNintendo Addresses Lack of Switch Backwards CompatibilityIGNBy Jose Otero Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima explained the Switch's lack of backward compatibility and that more ports from previous Nintendo systems could come to the system in the future. "Switch is not backward compatible with games designed ...and more »

Nintendo releases in-depth Switch video detailing the Joy-Con and its various modes - Neowin;

Nintendo releases in-depth Switch video detailing the Joy-Con and its various modes - Neowin

NeowinNintendo releases in-depth Switch video detailing the Joy-Con and its various modesNeowinWith a little less than a month to go, Nintendo has added a new hardware overview video to its YouTube page that gives a great look at all the hardware components of the Switch. If you have been keeping up with the Switch news over the past month ...and more »

3DS Successor Is Not in the Works, According to Nintendo's President - Twinfinite;

3DS Successor Is Not in the Works, According to Nintendo's President - Twinfinite

Twinfinite3DS Successor Is Not in the Works, According to Nintendo's PresidentTwinfiniteFor years and years, Nintendo has put their efforts into both a home console and handheld system at the same time, delivering on quality titles on the go and at home. The President of Nintendo, Tatsumi Kimishima, sat down in an interview with Time.and more »

EA Confirms Switch Is Getting FIFA 18 - IGN Africa;

EA Confirms Switch Is Getting FIFA 18 - IGN Africa

IGN AfricaEA Confirms Switch Is Getting FIFA 18IGN AfricaEA has confirmed that the "custom built" FIFA game coming to Nintendo Switch will be FIFA 18. Previously only officially referred to as "EA Sports FIFA on Nintendo Switch", EA chief competition officer Peter Moore confirmed that the game will be the ...and more »

Nintendo may not be done with dedicated handheld devices just yet - Digital Trends;

Nintendo may not be done with dedicated handheld devices just yet - Digital Trends

Digital TrendsNintendo may not be done with dedicated handheld devices just yetDigital TrendsWith the small battery life of the Nintendo Switch, it can never fully replace a dedicated handheld, and the company hasn't given up on that market. Ever since the Game Boy, Nintendo has kept its focus on both the handheld and home console market.and more »

Nintendo talks Switch backwards compatibility, may consider Gamecube controller support - Fenix Bazaar (blog);

Nintendo talks Switch backwards compatibility, may consider Gamecube controller support - Fenix Bazaar (blog)

Fenix Bazaar (blog)Nintendo talks Switch backwards compatibility, may consider Gamecube controller supportFenix Bazaar (blog)Nintendo has spoken briefly about backwards compatibility for Switch, and says support for controllers for other Nintendo systems could come by way of future updates. It's clear, however, that the company's approach to how Switch could potentially play ...and more »

Japanese Switch commercials show off Splatoon 2, Zelda: BotW, and Mario Kart - Destructoid;

Japanese Switch commercials show off Splatoon 2, Zelda: BotW, and Mario Kart - Destructoid

DestructoidJapanese Switch commercials show off Splatoon 2, Zelda: BotW, and Mario KartDestructoidNintendo has just released some commercials promoting the upcoming Switch console. The ads show off some gameplay from a few of the system's most heavily anticipated titles, including Splatoon 2, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and Mario Kart ...and more »

Japan Gets Four New Nintendo Switch TV Adverts - GameSpew;

Japan Gets Four New Nintendo Switch TV Adverts - GameSpew

GameSpewJapan Gets Four New Nintendo Switch TV AdvertsGameSpewWhile Nintendo haven't told us everything we'd like to know about Nintendo Switch, they're happy to shower us with infinite TV advertisements and trailers for the new console that's landing next month. The US got a fair new few ads during the Superbowl ...and more »

Nintendo Switch allows PC game developers to 'easily adapt' their games for the console - Fenix Bazaar (blog);

Nintendo Switch allows PC game developers to 'easily adapt' their games for the console - Fenix Bazaar (blog)

Fenix Bazaar (blog)Nintendo Switch allows PC game developers to 'easily adapt' their games for the consoleFenix Bazaar (blog)The ease with which developers can make games for the Nintendo Switch is what will drive third-party studios to the console, the Japanese gaming giant says. As is the case with every new piece of Nintendo hardware, gamers remains skeptical that the ...and more »

Here Are 3 New Nintendo Switch Ads - Press Start;

Here Are 3 New Nintendo Switch Ads - Press Start

Press StartHere Are 3 New Nintendo Switch AdsPress StartNintendo Japan has just released three Nintendo Switch advertisements which all share the same purpose. It's clear that Nintendo is really pushing the home console/portable aspect of the Nintendo Switch. All three ads follow the same path, showing the ...and more »

Switch May Get Wii U Games And Other Controller Support In The Future - Bleeding Cool News;

Switch May Get Wii U Games And Other Controller Support In The Future - Bleeding Cool News

Bleeding Cool NewsSwitch May Get Wii U Games And Other Controller Support In The FutureBleeding Cool NewsNintendo's President Tatsumi Kimishima confirmed that Wii U games could be ported to the Switch. “We can take games and bring them and make them playable on Switch. So they can be remade for Switch, yes,” he told Time Magazine in a wide-ranging ...and more »

Nintendo Switch Will Not Have A Web Browser - Press Start

Nintendo Switch Will Not Have A Web BrowserPress StartNintendo has confirmed in an interview with TIME Magazine that the Nintendo Switch will not have a web browser, at least at launch. Nintendo said: “And in terms of the Internet browser, since all of our efforts have gone toward making Switch an amazing ...and more »

Nintendo Switch Specs: Unreal Engine 4 Will Keep Console Competitive With Western Developers, Says Miyamoto - iDigitalTimes.com

Nintendo Switch Specs: Unreal Engine 4 Will Keep Console Competitive With Western Developers, Says MiyamotoiDigitalTimes.comThird-party support and the implementation of modern game engines like Unreal and Unity are some of the biggest draws for the upcoming Nintendo Switch. In a recent call with investors, the powers that be at Nintendo were asked about correcting the ...and more »

Nintendo Could Already Be Planning An Upgraded Switch Model - Toon Zone;

Nintendo Could Already Be Planning An Upgraded Switch Model - Toon Zone

Toon ZoneNintendo Could Already Be Planning An Upgraded Switch ModelToon ZoneA recent trend of upgraded consoles has been hitting the video game market, and it's making early adopters cautious. There are some people who have decided to hold off on buying the Nintendo Switch at launch just in case there's some kind of “Nintendo ...and more »

Nintendo President Kimishima Confirms That Switch Is Powerful Enough for VR - Game Revolution;

Nintendo President Kimishima Confirms That Switch Is Powerful Enough for VR - Game Revolution

Game RevolutionNintendo President Kimishima Confirms That Switch Is Powerful Enough for VRGame RevolutionIt feels like just yesterday that virtual reality was little more than trade-show hype, but in 2017 the technology can be found in an increasing number of living rooms (and backpacks) everywhere. Much like with the onset of high definition, Nintendo is ...and more »

Target May Have Sold Out of Nintendo Switch Preorders - TechFrag;

Target May Have Sold Out of Nintendo Switch Preorders - TechFrag

TechFragTarget May Have Sold Out of Nintendo Switch PreordersTechFragAs gamers look forward to the launch of the Nintendo Switch, it seems that Target may have sold out of the preorder copies they have in stock. The U.S. retailer has currently put a stop to any new orders and apparently some customers have had their ...and more »

Best Buy is releasing more Nintendo Switch pre-orders today [Update] - MobileSyrup.com

Best Buy is releasing more Nintendo Switch pre-orders today [Update]MobileSyrup.comAccording to an email from Best Buy Canada, the retailer is releasing more Nintendo Switch pre-orders on Tuesday, February 7th (today), at 3pm EST and Noon PST. An email notifying Best Buy Reward Zone members sent out earlier this week revealed that ...and more »

'Nintendo Switch' Pre-Orders Getting Cancelled Because Of Low Supply - iTech Post;

'Nintendo Switch' Pre-Orders Getting Cancelled Because Of Low Supply - iTech Post

iTech Post'Nintendo Switch' Pre-Orders Getting Cancelled Because Of Low SupplyiTech PostShigeru Miyamoto says that Nintendoʼs software developers have already "mastered" the state-of-the-art technologies like the Unreal engine. (Photo : IGN/YouTube). A lot of people are excited over the release of the Nintendo Switch, but it looks like ...and more »

GameStop Denies Rumors that It Cancelled Switch Pre-Orders - The Escapist;

GameStop Denies Rumors that It Cancelled Switch Pre-Orders - The Escapist

The EscapistGameStop Denies Rumors that It Cancelled Switch Pre-OrdersThe EscapistRumors that GameStop canceled Switch pre-orders that had been purchased are untrue, the retail giant said. Over the last couple of days, some unsubstantiated rumors were circulating that GameStop and Target were canceling Nintendo Switch pre-orders.and more »

Devs can 'easily' port PC games to the Nintendo Switch - TweakTown;

Devs can 'easily' port PC games to the Nintendo Switch - TweakTown

TweakTownDevs can 'easily' port PC games to the Nintendo SwitchTweakTownNintendo has made a strong effort to ensure its new Switch handheld-console hybrid supports modern games engines and APIs like Unreal Engine, Unity and Vulkan, giving developers tons of powerful and flexible options. Nintendo exec Shigeru Miyamoto ...and more »