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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 Switch Gets Five New Japanese Commercials - WWG;

Nintendo Switch Gets Five New Japanese Commercials - WWG

WWGNintendo Switch Gets Five New Japanese CommercialsWWGWith the Nintendo Switch less than a month away from retail release, Nintendo of Japan is ramping up the commercials featuring fans enjoying the system in many ways. And they've released a quintuplet of new videos that feature the forthcoming system in ...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 »

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 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 »

Nintendo Switch: Miyamoto says devs making PC games can easily port them over - TechnoBuffalo;

Nintendo Switch: Miyamoto says devs making PC games can easily port them over - TechnoBuffalo

TechnoBuffaloNintendo Switch: Miyamoto says devs making PC games can easily port them overTechnoBuffaloNintendo's trying its hardest to attract third-party developers to the Nintendo Switch. Those publishers, which make great games, have been wary of Nintendo for multiple generations, and the sales results of the Wii U haven't helped ease those fears.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 »

The Switch and 3DS can coexist 'for the time being', says Nintendo - Gamasutra;

The Switch and 3DS can coexist 'for the time being', says Nintendo - Gamasutra

GamasutraThe Switch and 3DS can coexist 'for the time being', says NintendoGamasutraThough the big selling point for Nintendo's upcoming console is its ability to be played both at home and on the go, the company isn't worried that the Switch will compete with the 3DS for control of the handheld market. At a recent investor Q&A ...and more »

EA Confirms Its Single Title For Nintendo Switch Will Be FIFA 18 - COGconnected (press release);

EA Confirms Its Single Title For Nintendo Switch Will Be FIFA 18 - COGconnected (press release)

COGconnected (press release)EA Confirms Its Single Title For Nintendo Switch Will Be FIFA 18COGconnected (press release)EA has officially announced that its upcoming custom built FIFA game for the Nintendo Switch, will be FIFA 18. Shocking, it isn't as if they follow a sequential order or anything. EA's Chief Competition Officer, Peter Moore, confirms this in a recent ...and more »

19 Things Nintendo's President Told Us About Switch and More - TIME;

19 Things Nintendo's President Told Us About Switch and More - TIME

TIME19 Things Nintendo's President Told Us About Switch and MoreTIMEA little over a year ago, TIME engaged Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima in a wide-ranging conversation about the company's fledgling mobile strategy, its struggles with the Wii U, the rise of its toys-to-life Amiibo figurines and a mystery-cloaked ...and more »