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Nintendo's Rakes in Huge Profits; Switch Sales Exceeded 60 Million

Jacob Blazewicz, 06 August 2020, 13:29

Nintendo has published its financial report for the period from April 1 to June 30. The sales of the Nintendo Switch console exceeded 60 million units, and Animal Crossing: New Horizon has reached over 20 million buyers. Thanks to this and excellent digital sales, the company recorded more than fivefold increase in operating profit.

Update to Super Smash Bros Ultimate Includes a New Stage: Small Battlefield

Matt Buckley, 06 August 2020, 11:25

In a recent patch Super Smash Bros Ultimate quietly released a new stage called Small Battlefield. This stage is similar to the regular Battlefield stage that has become a staple in most games, with one key difference. It’s small.

Pikmin 3 Deluxe will be coming to Switch on October 30th

Matt Buckley, 06 August 2020, 11:15

In an announcement trailer Nintendo revealed that Pikmin 3 Deluxe, an updated version of the original game that includes all of the DLC content and more, will be coming to the Switch.

Kickstarter Campaign for Eiyuden Chronicle: Rumors of the Next Generation Nintendo Console

Matt Buckley, 30 July 2020, 16:17

The Kickstarter campaign for Rabbit & Bear Studios’ Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes successfully reached its goal a mere three hours after launching. The studio has also surpassed its one million dollar stretch goal to come to many different consoles, including “Nintendo’s next generation console.”.

Competition for Pokemon – Monster Catching Games Head to the Nintendo Switch

Matt Buckley, 30 July 2020, 15:44

Nexomon: Extinction just unveiled several new trailers as well as a release date less than a month away. It isn’t the only upcoming Switch game that seems to be inspired by Nintendo’s popular monster catching franchise, but Pokemon doesn’t seem to mind.

Pokken Tournament DX Will Be Free for One Week in the Midst of the Pokemon Player’s Cup Tournament

Matt Buckley, 28 July 2020, 13:48

Pokken Tournament DX, the Pokemon fighting game, will have a free week for anyone with a Nintendo Online account. The free week comes in the midst of the Pokemon Player’s Cup Tournament, which features some of the top players from across the world.

Nintendo Finally Announces Shin Megami Tensei V to be Released in 2021

Matt Buckley, 22 July 2020, 12:12

After the original announcement in 2017, Nintendo finally gives Megami Tensei fans the news they’ve been waiting for. The fifth game in the series will be released worldwide for the Switch sometime in 2021.

New Paper Mario: The Origami King Trailer Shows Strange Gameplay and a Pokemon Cameo?

Matt Buckley, 08 July 2020, 13:45

The latest installment in the Paper Mario series, The Origami King, just released a new trailer featuring some interesting gameplay and a potentially wild cameo.

Pokemon Snap, the Nintendo 64 Classic, Gets a Remake on the Switch

Matt Buckley, 06 July 2020, 12:15

Pokemon Snap, the great Nintendo classic, gets a remake on Nintendo Switch. The game from 20 years ago is back and looks lovely.

Min Min, the Ramen Chef from ARMS, Joins the Smash Ultimate Roster

Matt Buckley, 06 July 2020, 11:23

Masahiro Sakurai, Director of Smash Bros. Ultimate, unveiled the first fighter in the game’s second Fighter’s Pass. It was already known that a character from the fighting game ARMS would be joining the roster, but for months the fan community has been speculating over who it would be.

Nintendo CEO Apologizes to Customers

Michael Kulakowski, 30 June 2020, 21:43

At the meeting with investors, the CEO of Nintendo for the first time apologized to Nintendo Switch owners for problems with Joy-Con controllers. For three years now, console users have been complaining about malfunctioning analog sticks and constant problems with pads' connectivity, but so far they have been ignored by the Japanese company.

Hackers May Have Gained Data From 160,000 Nintendo Accounts

Jacob Blazewicz, 24 April 2020, 18:14

Nintendo has commented on unauthorised logins to Nintendo Account. According to the company, hackers may have used data related to about 160,000 Nintendo Network accounts.

Nintendo Targeted by Hackers? Rumors of User Data Leak

Jacob Blazewicz, 20 April 2020, 21:23

Internet users report suspicious activities on their Nintendo accounts. Many users noticed unauthorized login attempts, which in some cases resulted in the use of related PayPal accounts and payment cards.

Rumor: Iconic Mario Games Remastered on Nintendo Switch

Jacob Blazewicz, 30 March 2020, 22:28

There was an intriguing leak on the web related to the Mario series. Nintendo intends to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the franchise with announcements of new games and remasters of iconic titles. There are also plans to announce an animated movie with the company's mascot in the main role.

The Witcher 3 on Switch – Cross-save with PC and New Graphic Options

Mat1K, 18 February 2020, 14:19

In the next few days there should be a new update for the Switch edition of The Witcher 3. Ten new graphic options and a cross-save function will be added to the game.

Leak: Remote Play on Nintendo Switch and New Portable DualShock

Konrad Serafinski, 02 February 2020, 22:09

A Reddit user claims to have received a survey on Remote Play from Sony. The function would appear in the future on Nintendo Switch or Apple TV. It is also possible that Sony is considering creating a portable DualShock and is working on a remote game without an internet connection.

2020 Without Nintendo Switch Pro

Peter Doron, 31 January 2020, 12:38

Nintendo officially announced that we will not see a new, improved model of the Switch console in 2020. Instead, we'll get several limited editions - the first one, intended for fans of the Animal Crossing series, will be released in March.

52 Million Units of Nintendo Switch Sold; Great Result of Pokemon

Adrian Werner, 30 January 2020, 11:44

Nintendo has reasons to be satisfied. Sales of the Switch console have already exceeded 52 million copies. In addition, Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield are doing great on the market.

Nintendo Switch with GameCube Controller - Impressive Fan Design

Konrad Serafinski, 12 January 2020, 18:41

The popular youtuber has created unique Joy-Cons for Nintendo Switch that look just like the GameCube controller. Moreover, they are fully functional and work both connected to the console and wirelessly.

In 2019 79% of Japanese Console Market Belonged to Nintendo

Adrian Werner, 09 January 2020, 14:33

Thanks to Famitsu, we have learned the scale of Nintendo's domination on the Japanese market. As many as 76% of the consoles sold last year were models from the Switch family.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Break Sales Records Despite the Controversy

Paul Wozniak, 21 November 2019, 22:15

According to official data, the latest installments of Pokemon have sold very well in the first week since their release. The games became the fastest growing title in the history of Nintendo Switch console, breaking the record of sales in Japan, among others.

Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield Reviews; Dexit Affair Continues

Jacob Blazewicz, 13 November 2019, 21:52

Two days before the release of Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield first reviews of both games appeared on the internet. In the meantime, the players got to the game files, and their findings reignited the controversy around the so-called Dexit.

The Price of Nintendo Switch Won't Change

Adrian Werner, 12 November 2019, 13:28

Nintendo CEO announced that there are no plans to reduce the price of the Switch console. The company does not want to reduce the value of this hardware platform in the eyes of customers.

Techland Announces Call of Juarez Gunslinger on Nintendo Switch

Bart Swiatek, 25 October 2019, 09:48

Techland announced that the shooter Call of Juarez: Gunslinger will hit the Nintendo Switch console on December 10. The release will use a number of features specific to the platform. The first trailer was also presented.

Techland Begins Advertising Call of Juarez Gunslinger on Switch

Bart Swiatek, 21 October 2019, 11:09

It seems that Call of Juarez: Gunslinger may soon appear on the Nintendo Switch console. Polish developer Techland has started an advertising campaign, which leaves no doubt in this respect.

Problems Between Blizzard and Nintendo Result in Overwatch Refunds?

Bart Swiatek, 17 October 2019, 15:38

There are reports on the web that Nintendo does not promote Overwatch - at least not in the USA. Some users also report problems with the game's availability in the eShop and the alleged possibility of refunds of the title. Is the case somehow related to the events in Hong Kong? Or is it just a simple misunderstanding?

Nintendo Sues Another ROM Website; Millions of Dollars are at Stake

Jacob Blazewicz, 12 September 2019, 15:33

Nintendo has filed another lawsuit in connection with illegal sharing of games on the Internet. This time it was the RomUniverse website, from which the publisher demands substantial compensation.

Switch Gets Bent Controllers? Nintendo Patents New Joy-Cons

Bebop, 09 September 2019, 16:18

Nintendo may introduce new, more ergonomic Joy-Cons for the Switch console. May, but it doesn't have to, because so far the patent for bent controllers has only been filed online.

Nintendo Direct - Divinity: Original Sin 2 Launches on Switch and More

Frozen, 05 September 2019, 21:01

We have gathered all the most important information and announcements from the Nintendo Direct presentation that took place this morning.

The Witcher 3 Soon Playable on Nintendo Switch

Paul Wozniak, 02 August 2019, 22:49

Those present at gamescom will be able to test The Witcher 3 and other productions aimed at Nintendo Switch. New gameplays from these titles will be released on the Internet on August 20-22.

Nintendo Comments on Defective Joy-Cons [Updated]

Frozen, 24 July 2019, 15:53

The Japanese company commented on the problem of „drifting” Joy-Con controllers for the Nintendo Switch console. However, it was not the answer the fans were hoping for.

PS4, Xbox One, Switch and PC in One Place - That's Origin Big O 2.0

Arkadiusz Dziermanski, 22 July 2019, 11:34

Origin PC company unveiled the hardware that combines a high-performance gaming PC, PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. The platform is equipped with 64 GB RAM and Nvidia Titan RTX graphics card.

New Nintendo Switch Model With Even Better Battery Than Switch Lite

Michael Kulakowski, 17 July 2019, 23:22

Nintendo announced that soon a new version of the standard model of Nintendo Switch will be available for sale, which will have a battery that is more efficient by even several dozen percent. In terms of length of mobile operation, the device bests the Nintendo Switch Lite announced last week.

Standard Switch Gets New CPU

Jacob Blazewicz, 11 July 2019, 12:57

Nintendo has filed an application to the Federal Communications Commission to change the specs of Nintendo Switch. The document refers to the original console model and mentions the NAND memory and Nvidia Tegra chip modifications, which, as rumors suggest, may translate into increased performance.

Smaller, Portable - Nintendo Switch Lite Announced

Jacob Blazewicz, 11 July 2019, 00:38

Rumors about the new model of the Nintendo Switch console have been confirmed. Presented today, Nintendo Switch Lite will give up the hybrid character of the original console in favour of mobile functions.

Summary of Nintendo Direct E3 2019 Broadcast; Witcher 3 Is Coming To Nintendo Switch

Conrad Hazi, 12 June 2019, 01:06

The last big presentation at the E3 Expo 2019 is behind us. Nintendo has revealed its publishing plans for the upcoming months. The leaks suggesting that The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will hit Nintendo Switch have been confirmed.

Daemon X Machina - New Trailer and Release Date

Christian Pieniazek, 11 June 2019, 22:22

Nintendo showed a dynamic trailer of Daemon X Machina and shared its release date. The production, in which we operate powerful mechs, will debut before the end of summer.

Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild Sequel Has Been Announced

Agnes Adamus, 11 June 2019, 19:37

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will get a sequel. During the Nintendo Direct conference at E3 2019, it was announced that a next installment of the series is in the works.

Contra Returns - New Trailer And Release Date Of Contra: Rogue Corps

Christian Pieniazek, 11 June 2019, 19:21

The Contra series is eternally alive, as evidenced by the fact that Konami has announced the next part of the series. Nintendo Switch owners can prepare for the arrival of Contra: Rogue Corps.

The Witcher 3 Gets a Nintendo Switch Version This Year

Agnes Adamus, 11 June 2019, 19:07

During the Nintendo Direct stream organized as part of the E3 2019 Expo, it was revealed that The Witcher 3 (definitive edition) will get to the Nintendo Switch console. The release is scheduled for later this year.

First Gameplay From Luigi's Mansion 3 Shown on Nintendo Direct

Christian Pieniazek, 11 June 2019, 18:53

Nintendo showed first gameplay from Luigi's Mansion 3 for Nintendo Switch. Players can take a sneak a peek at gadgets that will allow the hero to face even the most terrible ghosts.

Nintendo Switch Sells Better than PS4 in Japan

Conrad Hazi, 16 May 2019, 12:36

According to data published by Famitsu, Nintendo Switch outperformed PlayStation 4 in terms of sales in Japan. The result is noteworthy as Switch debuted on the market 3 years later than PS4.

Nintendo Reveals Impressive Sales of Switch and Zelda

Frozen, 25 April 2019, 14:39

Nintendo's financial report revealed how many units of Switch have sold worldwide so far and which titles issued by the Japanese company are the most popular among players.

Library of Microsoft Game Pass Will Be Available on Switch?

Conrad Hazi, 25 February 2019, 14:09

Speculation appeared that Microsoft and Nintendo intend to cooperate in order to make the Xbox Game Pass catalogue available to Switch console owners. This would be done through the Project xCloud streaming service.

Kingdom Hearts 3 and Switch Dominate US Market in January

Adrian Werner, 21 February 2019, 14:46

In January, the US gaming market was dominated by Kingdom Hearts III and the Nintendo Switch console. Also, the survival horror Resident Evil 2 fared very well.

Nintendo Switch Gets VR This Year?

Jacob Blazewicz, 17 February 2019, 20:09

The rumors of Nintendo Switch gaining VR support have revived. According to Nintendo World Report, the Japanese company plans to reveal the VR device later this year, as well as add VR support to several exclusive titles.

Nintendo Direct Summary

Frozen, 14 February 2019, 17:07

Yesterday evening, we've seen the first Nintendo Direct presentation of the year. We've gathered for you the essential points of the event in one place.

Nintendo Switch Has More than 1800 Games

Bart Swiatek, 13 February 2019, 11:32

Perfectly Nintendo website, known for gathering various "N-related" stats, reports that currently there are more than 1800 titles that we can play on Nintendo Switch.

Android, iOS and Switch Get Xbox Live Support

Bart Swiatek, 04 February 2019, 15:38

Microsoft plans to expand Xbox Live support on Android and iOS devices, as well as the Nintendo Switch console.

Excellent sale results of Nintendo Switch

Agnes Adamus, 31 January 2019, 14:13

Nintendo has reason to be happy. According to the latest forecasts, the Nintendo Switch console sold 32.27 million copies by the end of last year. The sale of games dedicated to the console is also impressive.