News tagged: Nintendo Switch
Many users of Nintendo Switch gaming console have reported problems with Joy-Con controllers. The controllers, or should we say the left one, is loosing connectivity and from what it seems, the issue is hardware-related. the good news is that the fix is very simple.
Nintendo at one point considered using a Cyanogen operating system on a mobile game system, according to Kirt McMaster, former CEO of Cyanogen. McMaster said the company was contacted by Nintendo about making an OS for a "certain portable," which wasn't named.
The Nintendo Switch's sales have been "phenomenal," says GameStop, and they could be on track to go beyond the Wii. Eric Bright, the retailer's merchandising director, said the console "could possibly eclipse the Wii." That would be quite a significant achievement.
Nintendo Switch units will be available at GameStop again in just a few days. The retailer says units will be available on March 22. Since the console's release in early March, it's been somewhat difficult to find it. Nintendo is said to boosting production.
Demand for the Nintendo Switch has been greater than anticipated, leading Nintendo to adjust its production plans, reports the Wall Street Journal. The company now plans on selling over 16 million units during this coming financial year, beginning in April.
The Nintendo Switch will receive Telltale's Batman and Guardians of the Galaxy games, according to leaks from UK retailer 365games and Russia's GameBuy. Both have put up listings for physical retail versions of those titles. Telltale hasn't confirmed those versions.
The Nintendo Switch will not receive South Park: The Fractured But Whole. Ubisoft hasn't commented on the topic, but a representative for the South Park studio told IGN that a Switch version "won't be coming." This follows a tweet that led some to think there would be a release.
Nintendo Switch users who are interested in playing Overwatch shouldn't hold their breath waiting for the game. According to game director Jeff Kaplan, a Switch version of the title would be "very challenging" to create and release, at least right now.
Nintendo has already sold 1.5 million Switch units, according to SuperData, meaning the console is close to reaching the company's first month goal for the device. Nintendo hopes to sell 2 million units by the end of March and it's unlikely it won't be successful.
A three-part documentary about the creation of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is on its way from Nintendo. It'll be released on March 14 at 6 a.m. PT. A short preview for the video series was included in a tweet. The game has received very positive reviews.
Days after the Nintendo Switch was released, owners of the console have started reporting various issues, including screen scratches from the dock and the Joy-Con connectivity issue. The latter issue has reportedly been caused due to its antenna design and placement,
The Nintendo Switch may get a new Super Smash Bros game, according to a statement from Nintendo America president Reggie Fils-Aime. Speaking on a Facebook livestream, he said, "Smash is obviously one of our best-selling franchises" and each platform will likely get a game.
Nintendo has already confirmed the Switch is doing well in North America and now it's revealed the same for Europe. The Switch obtained the largest launch in Nintendo's history in Europe, outperforming the Wii. It also appears to be doing pretty well in Japan.
While the Nintendo's Joy-Con controllers are experiencing some connectivity issues, the good thing is that the controllers work with a range of different platforms. It turns out that the controllers are compatible with all major platforms, including Windows PC, Mac and Android.
The Nintendo Switch is already performing better on the market than the original Wii, says Nintendo. It says the console surpassed all previous launch sales records in the US during its first two days. Exact sales figures were not provided, but we could learn soon.
After months of development, Nintendo recently launched its long-awaited gaming console called Switch. Although you would think that all issues, at least hardware and design related would be resolved, but just days after the launch, users are now reporting various issues.
The Nintendo Switch is off to a good start, according to information from GameStop. Eric Bright, the retailer's director of merchandising, spoke with Game Rant and said the Switch's launch was one of the "strongest and most successful gaming console launches" in the recent past.
Dead pixels have been reported by many Nintendo Switch owners and while they might be annoying, Nintendo doesn't actually consider them a problem. In a post on its UK website, the company says "Small numbers of stuck or dead pixels are a characteristic of LCD screens.
Most gaming consoles are available in white or black color option, and users want to diferentiate themselves from others. Therefore, they use stickers adding new look such as a camo, or images of their favorite games. However, if you are already thinking about skinning Nintendo
Nintendo's Switch console is using friend codes, much to the dismay of users. It's an old system that was introduced in 2006 and it forces users to enter in 12-digit codes. However, there are some other options. Other options will be added in the future.