Nintendo in Speak With Bring More Streaming Services to Switch

Nintendo Switch introduced without any of the usual suspects in the realm of streaming apps. No Netflix. No Hulu. Simply games. The concept was to provide Change at launch as a games-focused console that you can pick up and play without interruption. Over a year later, the console is still relatively lacking in the app …

Nintendo eShop update brings us a new Pokémon game and an instant classic

This biggest news from the Nintendo eShop this week is , a stripped-down take on everyone’s favorite pocket monsters. The game is free-to-start on the Nintendo Switch, and will come to mobile devices this June. If you’ve ever wanted a version of Pokémon that has been squished through the aesthetics of Minecraft, you’re in luck. …

Nintendo Bans Online Services For Prominent Hacker’s Switch Console

Shiny Quagsire, a prominent member of the Nintendo Switch homebrew community, who has explained his predicament via Twitter. When trying to load up the Nintendo eShop, an error message is displayed on his console stating that the use of online services has been currently restricted by Nintendo. pic.twitter.com/gzCkHOtUk3— Shiny Quagsire (@ShinyQuagsire) May 19, 2018 The …

Fans Petition Nintendo to “Save the Saves” on Switch

Nintendo Switch is a phenomenally popular console, but it’s not without shortcomings. One of the biggest gripes players have is that Nintendo’s console doesn’t allow you to back up your save files. This will change in September with the launch of  Nintendo Switch Online, but cloud saves will only be available to paying members, and some games …

Nintendo says it’ll keep supporting the 3DS until the Switch becomes a ‘one-per-person system’

0 Ever since the Switch was announced, pundits have been debating the lifespan of the 3DS. There’s still plenty of stuff in the pipeline from developers like Atlus, who support pretty much every system under the sun (they’re basically the reason the Vita still exists at this point), and some first party works from Nintendo. …

The Virtual Console Isn’t Coming To Switch, Nintendo Confirms

hard details about its new Switch Online service, which includes NES games that can be played for free and feature modern elements, such as online play and voice chat. We’ve known that retro games would form some part of the mooted online package for a while, but many were hopeful that the Virtual Console service …

Nintendo Will Continue To Support 3DS As Long As There Is Demand

During the recent investor Q&A, an investor asked Nintendo directors whether Nintendo 3DS can coexist with the Switch due to its different price point and features. Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima replied they have sold the Nintendo 3DS in numbers they have expected last fiscal year, and the system’s price point is affordable for families and …

Nintendo Says There Are Currently No Plans For A Virtual Console On Switch

Nintendo Says There Are Currently No Plans For A Virtual Console On Switch By Sato . May 8, 2018 . 8:00am Nintendo recently shared new details for the Nintendo Switch Online service that launches this September, and fans have been wondering if there’s a chance we’ll get a Virtual Console on Switch. In addition to …

Nintendo server upkeep will interfere with Minecraft, eShop today

Nintendo is going to perform some server maintenance this week that will trigger some interruptions for certain players. Minecraft is the very first set up for a disruption, which will begin tonight for players in North America. That’ll be followed by disruptions to some online gameplay for some undefined video games, difficulty buying from the …