Nintendo today detailed the three main playstyles of the Nintendo Switch. TV mode: “Play games on the TV, in typical video game style.” Tabletop mode: “Stand the Nintendo Switch console up with its kickstand, and play using the Joy-Con.” Handheld

Nintendo today detailed the Switch’s Joy-Con controllers. The right Joy-Con will house an NFC reader for amiibo support, while the left Joy-Con has a share button that will be used at screenshots for launch. Nintendo has confirmed that the button

Nintendo today confirmed Nintendo Switch battery life. During its Switch presentation today, the publisher stated that the battery life of the console will vary from game to game, but averages 2.5-6.5 hours. The Switch can be charged by a USB-C

At today’s Switch conference, Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima confirmed that the new hybrid console will not be region locked. Kimishima kicked things off with a strong start, already detailing a 3 March launch date alongside select pricing. We’ll have more

Tatsumi Kimishima kicked off today’s Nintendo Switch reveal with the launch date and select pricing around the world. Kimishima confirmed the console will benefit from a worldwide launch, highlighting specific regions like Japan, US, Canada and Hong Kong. In Japan,

Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto has told Glixel that the Nintendo Switch is really the brainchild of younger creatives. “We were talking about was giving more opportunity and more leadership opportunity to younger people in the company,” Miyamoto explained. “So rather than me

The first game newly announced for the Nintendo Switch today is… a re-release. Warner Bros.’ LEGO City Undercover looks set for a 2017 release on Xbox One, PS4, Windows PC and Nintendo’s upcoming console. Nintendo’s Switch reveal takes place at 3.00 pm

Nintendo’s turning up the faucet on the drip feed that’s been Switch news, coming at gamers hard next week with a bevy of livestreams and hands-on play sessions. We’ve got all the information you need on all of those events

US-based retail chains Target and Walmart are listing placeholders for the upcoming Nintendo Switch, and rabid fans are already wildly speculating at what it all could mean. Target’s placeholder, first spotted by Twitter’s Wario64, has just been set at $299.99

Users have taken to NeoGAF with alleged details of a range of licensed, third-party Nintendo Switch products manufactured by Hori. Products include a LAN adapter, Pro controller, Arcade Pro stick, Zelda: Breath of the Wild skin set and many more. We’ve bundled

After a small tease last year, Nintendo is finally ready to completely unveil Switch this week. Much of what is likely to be announced has already been leaked, and heavily speculated upon, but there’s still so much we don’t know.

GameStop has suggested that titles like The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition and Pokémon — potentially, Stars — will soon be confirmed for the Nintendo Switch. “You will even be able to play Skyrim on the go, or Pokemon at home with the

A report by Eurogamer today suggests that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will indeed be a Nintendo Switch launch title, but sadly not in Europe or Australia. The report, which follows a previous one in November of last

A Nintendo Treehouse livestream will showcase upcoming Nintendo Switch games, the publisher announced today. The event will take place at 1.30 am AEDT on 14 January, a day after Nintendo’s Switch stream on 13 January. These events are followed by

Scant weeks before Nintendo’s first meaty Switch conference, the publisher has re-registered the trademark for Eternal Darkness. Nintendo’s application, in reference to “downloadable electronic game software,” was submitted to the United States Patent and Trademark Office on 20 December last

New paperwork filed with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) revealed that the Nintendo Switch will not have a replaceable battery, The battery inside the hybrid home-portable console will not be upgradable, unlike the Wii U Gamepad. Nintendo’s current console sports