Tag: nintendo switch

Grab An Extra Set (Or Two) Of Discounted JoyCons For All Your Smash Bros Ultimate Needs

Ah, the return of the ultimate couch co-op, ‘Smash Bros’.   But why didn’t the Switch come with more than one set of controllers?  If you find yourself asking that question this holiday season, you might want to take advantage of the JoyCon sale Amazon is having right now.  Normally priced at $79.99, the retail giant has […]

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Nintendo Opens Pre-Order For NES Controllers For Switch Online Members

Pre-orders are open for the Nintendo Entertainment System Controllers.  These new controllers are designed to play classic NES games on the Switch.  The pre-order is only open to members of Nintendo Switch Online, so that might be the reason to sign up.  Once you do sign up, you’ll have instant access to a catalog on […]

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New Super Smash Bros Ultimate Bundle Comes With A GameCube Controller

Nintendo is really going out of its way to please fans of the ‘Super Smash Bros’ series.  The game is coming out December 7th, and Nintendo will also release a special Switch bundle that day.  The bundle, of course, includes a Switch console and a Joy-Con but it also comes with a classic GameCube controller, direct […]

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Using A Fortnite Account On PlayStation Will Lock It There

With its release on Switch, ‘Fortnite’ players were happy to discover that in-game purchases and progress could be moved from Xbox to PC to Switch, all without any hassle.  It’s when players tried to access the same content on PlayStation that things got tricky.  Players found that if they used their Epic Accounts on the console, […]

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Nintendo And Disney Announce New Game Show

Nintendo and Disney have announced a new joint gameshow.   “The Nintendo Switch Family Showdown” will debut on the various Disney channels and the Disney Now service this summer.  The companies are currently accepting video submissions from families looking to compete on the show.  You have until July 1st to get your entry in, so if […]

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Mario Tennis Aces Is Having A Free To Play Tournament This Weekend

Nintendo will release ‘Mario Tennis Aces’ for the Switch on June 22nd, and in order to get fans excited for the game, they are holding a free-to-play tournament this weekend.  Beginning Friday, June 1st at Noon PDT, the demo for the game will be available in the Nintendo eShop.  Once you download you can square-off against […]

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Cloud Saves And NES Titles Will Feature In Switch Online Service

Nintendo has released some more information about its upcoming online service.  Nintendo Switch Online will launch in September for $3.99 a month, 3 months at $7.99, or a full year at $19.99.  There will also be a ‘family’ plan that will cover up to 8 accounts at $34.99.   Cloud Saves will be a feature of the […]

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Nintendo Is Warning Not To Buy 3rd Party Switch Docks

The market for docks for the Nintendo Switch is pretty crowded.  Nintendo does have an official version, but with a starting price tag of $60, people are bound to look for cheaper options.  Those cheaper options could come with consequences though.  Reports of the devices causing the Switch to get stuck in its boot sequence […]

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Pick Up Super Mario Odyssey For $11 Bucks Off Suggested Retail

Amazon is currently offering a digital code for ‘Super Mario Odyssey’ for $48.75 – a savings of $11.24 off the original price.  Since the Nintendo Switch has surpassed everyone’s expectations, finding titles (especially the hot titles) on sale for the console has been rare.  Finding ‘Mario’, possibly the consoles biggest title, on sale is impossible so if […]

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