Nintendo has sold more than 15 million Switch units in North America

More than 15 million Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite units total have sold since launch, Nintendo announced today. Several Nintendo Switch games have sold over one million units, with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Super Mario Odyssey, and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate selling over six million copies each. The Nintendo Switch has […]

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Galarian Ponyta Revealed, And It's Exclusive To Pokemon Shield

Pokemon Sword and Shield’s 24-hour livestream last week gave us our first glimpse at what many assumed was a Galarian form of Ponyta, and sure enough, that is indeed the case. The Pokemon Company has now officially revealed Galarian Ponyta, sharing a trailer and some new details about the latest regional variant premiering in the upcoming Nintendo Switch games. Whereas […]

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Doom Eternal Release Date Delayed To 2020

Doom Eternal has been delayed into 2020. Id Software sent an announcement explaining that Doom Eternal’s release date is now set for March 20, 2020. The studio also shared a few development updates on various Doom projects, including the Invasion mode, Nintendo Switch version, and the re-release of classic game Doom 64. “Throughout the development of Doom Eternal, our goal […]

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Overwatch’s gyro-aiming on Switch is an advantage, producer says

Overwatch comes to Nintendo Switch next month and, yes, it will bring some Switch-specific features. That includes aiming a Joy-Con controller at the screen “like a laser pointer,” says a producer. “One of our designers plays this way and dominates,” Wes Yanagi, an Overwatch producer, told Australian website Vooks. Yanagi elaborated that Overwatch on the Switch supports gyro-aiming (either tilting […]

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Pokémon Sword and Shield will include autosave, a series first

Pokémon Sword and Shield, arriving on Nov. 15 for Nintendo Switch, will include an autosave feature. According to an interview with GameInformer, Game Freak director Shigeru Ohmori said autosave will be running in the background all throughout the game. Fans who want a more traditional experience can turn it off, which will require them to pause the game and note […]

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Joy-Con drift lawsuit adds Switch Lite to class-action complaint

The Joy-Con drift lawsuit brought against Nintendo has added the Nintendo Switch Lite — barely a week old — to its claims that defective design ruined the thumbsticks for the consoles. The lawsuit now includes allegations culled from social media, YouTube and Reddit that says the thumbsticks on the Switch Lite are drifting after 20 hours of play. The suit, […]

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