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A Nintendo Switch version of Rocket League is possible, says Psyonix. The studio is at least "evaluating" the possibility and it's currently "looking to see what the technical requirements are." And it's also trying to determine what level of demand there is.
It is obvious that Nintendo did a great job with the latest gaming console as early numbers make it the fastest selling console from Nintendo in the US, Europe and other markets. The exact numbers are not yet familiar, but it is believed that the Switch may pass Wii in terms of
Nintendo is going to have a big E3 presence this year. According to Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime, the company intends to highlight multiple games during the event. He didn't go into details about what will be present at E3. Switch and 3DS games will be present.
Nintendo's first real mobile game, Super Mario Run, didn't meet the company's expectations. In a new Nikkei interview, president Tatsumi Kimishima confirmed Nintendo hasn't seen as much revenue from the game as it was hoping for. The free-to-play model hasn't been perfect.
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.
Nintendo has launched its long-awaited gaming console a few weeks ago and we have been waiting paitently for someone to open the console and reveal all the secrets we didn't know. Folks from Tech Insights have updated their original teardown with more information.
One of the first Super Nintendo games headed to the Switch has been teased by Square Enix. It released a video of employees playing Seiken Densetsu 3, a sequel to Secret of Mana that was exclusive to Japan. The video was released on the series' Japanese Twitter account.
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.
Super Mario Run is finally going to be available on Android this coming week. Nintendo has announced the mobile game will be out on the Play Store on March 23. On the same day, the iOS version will be updated to version 2.0.0, which comes with new playable characters.
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 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.
Nintendo says streaming apps like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon are going to be available on the Switch at some point. Rather than give a general release date, it says the apps "will come in time." Nintendo has said for months that its goal is to focus on gaming with the system.