Tag: Nintendo

Nintendo announces new blue Switch Lite

Today Nintendo has announced it is expanding the colour choices of the entry level Switch model, by adding a new blue colour. Adding to the existing coral, yellow, gray and turquoise options too. Prices are the same at $199.99 in the US and will be available next month on 21st May which also coincides with the launch of Miitopia, a game that launched on the 3DS back in 2016 which […]

Nintendo announces new Mario themed switch, available next month

Today Nintendo has announced a new Mario themed edition of the Switch and it is definitely kid friendly, with bright intense red and blue colours. The Switch itself and docking station is bright red, as are the Joy-Cons, with blue insides, the dock for the Joy-Cons is bright blue and the included case is red with yellow zips. The ‘Mario Red & Blue Edition’ as it is called is launching […]

Netflix wont work on the Nintendo Wii U and 3DS later this year

The Nintendo 3DS and Wii U will be losing access to Netflix later this year on the 30th June 2021 and as of writing, the actual app has been removed from the eShop, making it impossible for new users to download the app – if there are any new users. Nintendo updated its support document to outline the details, with a full list of affected devices. These apps will lose […]

Nintendo is offering a ‘year in review’, to see how much time you’ve spent on Switch

Nintendo is joining in on the year in review trend that Spotify, Apple Music and Tiktok have being doing with a web page you can log into to see how long you have spent playing on the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo did do this last year too and you’ll be able to see how many hours were spent playing on the Switch and on what games. Nintendo will also let you […]

Nintendo releases version 11.0.0 for Switch and Switch Lite with lots of new features

Nintendo recently released a new system update for the Switch and Switch Lite, bumping it up to version 11.0 and unlike the last handful of updates, Nintendo has made a lot of improvements and added new features. Save Data Cloud has been improved to better supports users with multiple switch units, as the cloud data backed up the cloud will now automatically download on other consoles. Nintendo says that this […]

Nintendo sold nearly 3/4 million Switch units last month

The Nintendo Switch, since it was launched back in 2017 as well as the Switch Lite when it was launched  at the end of last year have been selling in massive numbers, so far to date the Kyoto based company has sold nearly 70 million units, 68.3 million to be exact and the numbers keep climbing. The company revealed in its recent earnings repot that it had sold over 735,000 […]

Nintendo Switch is going to launch in Brazil soon

Nintendo is going to start selling the Switch in Brazil soon, this is after five long years of not selling direct to the country due to exorbitant taxes at the time, which made selling in Brazil unsustainable for Nintendo. Since the Switch launched over three years ago, fans have had to import or look at resellers to get one. Last August, the President of Brazil announced that taxes had been […]

Nintendo releases 10.0.4 update for Nintendo Switch

Today, Nintendo has released a relatively minor update for the Switch and Switch Lite, bringing the version to 10.0.4. With this new version, Nintendo is addressing an issue with the Nintendo eShop which would make it very hard or sometimes impossible to add funds or register a new credit card to your account. “We have fixed the issue where it was not possible in some countries or regions to add funds […]

Nintendo releases 10.0.3 update for Nintendo Switch

Yesterday, Nintendo released minor update for the Switch and Switch Lite, bringing the software version up to 10.0.3 now. Version 10.0.2 came at the end of April and version 10.0.1 was a much smaller release with only very minor bug fixes. Version 10.0.3 is more of the same, very minor bug fixes: Release notes General system stability improvements to enhance the user’s experience To update your Nintendo Switch, it can […]

Nintendo has added four more SNES and NES games for the Switch

Nintendo has announced it is bringing four more retro games to the Switch, for free for those who pay for the Switch Online service, which is £17.99 a year and as well as letting you play online, save game progress to the cloud and more you also get access to a back catalog of NES and SNES games. Nintendo is over time, adding more and more games from the back […]