As if gamers weren’t excited enough by the announcement of the Nintendo Switch and all of the companies that will be working with it, stockholders are excited to. The reveal of the console earlier this morning apparently raised the Nintendo market value by a billion dollars, similar to the release of Pokemon Go (at least before shareholders realized that it wasn’t strictly a Nintendo property).See Also: NX is Nintendo Switch, Handheld and Console Hybrid Confirmed!Considering all of the anticipation surrounding the Nintendo Switch for the past few months, now that the reveal has finally come the sudden skyrocket in Nintendo market value isn’t really that surprising. Pokemon Sun and Moon getting ever closer to coming out, along with other Nintendo properties like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (which got another gameplay trailer early today), are building more and more anticipation for Nintendo for this year and the next.The games, along with the Nintendo … [Read more...] about Nintendo Switch Raises Nintendo Market Value By A Billion Dollars
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Nintendo has finally announced its upcoming gaming machine as Nintendo Switch. After months of speculation, we finally know what’s next for the Japanese giant.Also See: Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Nintendo NX Demo Shown Ahead of NX RevealNintendo has released a short video demonstration of the gaming machine. Looking at the device we can confirm that it is indeed a console/handheld hybrid. The official description reads: Introducing Nintendo Switch! In addition to providing single and multiplayer thrills at home, the Nintendo Switch system also enables gamers to play the same title wherever, whenever and with whomever they choose. The mobility of a handheld is now added to the power of a home gaming system to enable unprecedented new video game play styles.Nintendo has also confirmed some third titles for Nintendo Switch. The short video revealed NBA 2K17 and The Elder Scrolls Skyrim: Special Edition for Switch.For Nintendo Switch to succeed, it not only needs third … [Read more...] about NX is Nintendo Switch, Handheld and Console Hybrid Confirmed!
Nintendo finally revealed the NX project and they did it with a release trailer posted on YouTube. The Nintendo Switch Reveal Trailer was a huge success as it reached something like 10 million views in one single day.This Nintendo Switch Reveal Trailer can be found here.Also see: NX is Nintendo Switch, Handheld and Console Hybrid Confirmed!The rumors were true as Nintendo Switch is a hybrid console that can be connected to TV and used as a home console, switching to portable device in few seconds.The interesting part of it all is game pads can be detached from Nintendo Switch and used multiple ways, featuring local multiplayer and more.So, Nintendo keeps fighting for real fun and local multiplayer, something that we can’t even rememeber since few games can be played without internet connection.However, as the trailer showcases Splatoon, a lot of people wondered if Nintendo Switch will ever be able to play games coming from previous consoles like Wii U and Nintendo … [Read more...] about Nintendo Switch Reveal Trailer Reached 10 Million Views
If you’re one of those people that wants to buy a Nintendo Switch, but is buying it more for the portability option with a gamepad and attachable controllers rather than a home console, then you’re out of luck, especially if you wanted that option as a possible cheaper option.See Also: NX is Nintendo Switch, Handheld and Console Hybrid Confirmed!Nintendo has said that the Nintendo Switch will not be coming without a dock, so you will still be getting both the console and the gamepad as an option for portability. Nintendo has also said that the reason this is a thing is because of issues of communication, such as with the Wii U. While the Wii U did have the option to play games just on its Gamepad, many people then used the Gamepad exclusively, instead of just as a portable way to play your Nintendo games. Nintendo seems to be making sure that the Switch does not come without a dock for the reason that people won’t just be able to buy the gamepad and think they can … [Read more...] about Nintendo Switch Will Not Come Without A Dock For Pad
It might one day be possible to slot the Nintendo Switch handheld into a head-mounted unit for virtual reality gaming, according to newly published patents for Nintendo’s upcoming gaming system.The patents, which Nintendo filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in June, were published today. They offer the closest look yet at the Switch and its possible uses, with detailed images of potential hardware configurations and schematic diagrams of the system’s innards.The most interesting application seen in these patents is a marriage of the Switch’s handheld unit — the brains of the system — with an accessory that can be strapped to one’s head, a combination that could offer VR gaming. We should note here that as with everything in patents, this is merely an example of a possible use case for the Switch, not proof that Nintendo is planning to support VR; all the devices and situations described in the patents are subject to change.While the … [Read more...] about Potential Nintendo Switch VR headset, touchscreen showcased in patents