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Nintendo Switch drops Battle Royal Tetris 99 challenging Fortnight and Apex Legends
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Nintendo Switch drops Battle Royal Tetris 99 challenging Fortnight and Apex Legends

Nintendo is not taking the sudden dominance of Fortnight, Apex Legends and Battlegrounds Unknown lying down. Also, I suddenly have a reason to buy a Nintendo Switch, the hottest selling console in North America as noted in How the Nintendo Switch is the hottest Gaming Console in US History.  On Wednesday February 13th they launched Tetris 99, a battle royale spin on an old game that happens to be a favourite of mine. https://twitter.com/NintendoAmerica/status/1095811705089576960 All you need is just a maximum of 99 of your best friends. Sounds like a recipe for disrupting a school day. So how does this work exactly? Tetris 99 - Nintendo bests Fortnight and Apex Legends with this Retro Upgrade Basically here the game in a nutshell. 98 other players tr...
Nintendo Switch sales up as Labo makes Donkey Kong and Mario Child’s Play
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Nintendo Switch sales up as Labo makes Donkey Kong and Mario Child’s Play

The train may be slowing but the Switch keeps on Rolling!! Nintendo has done it, people; the Switch, their most successful gaming console ever and most beloved as per my ditty How the Nintendo Switch is the hottest Gaming Console in US History    has clocked some 19.67 million units.   The performance of the Nintendo Switch was so good that in June, Nintendo's new president, Shuntaro Furukawa, won 96.5% approval from the company's shareholders. Truly, he's working his magic and he's being rewarded. But what's the true devil is in the details?? So let's dive in!!! Nintendo Switch quarterly earnings report - Console down but software is up According to Nintendo's quarterly earnings report revealed Tuesday August 31st 2018, they're on a roll. The Switch, which launched in...
Bandai Namco and Nintendo’s Metroid Prime 4 for June 2018 debut at E3
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Bandai Namco and Nintendo’s Metroid Prime 4 for June 2018 debut at E3

Gamers, the rumours are indeed true; there is a Metroid Prime 4 for the Nintendo Switch. Considered the hottest selling console gaming platform of 2017 as noted in How the Nintendo Switch is the hottest Gaming Console in US History, the Metroid Prime 4 would be like taking out the good cutlery to serve to the guests!!! But the real surprise for gaming enthusiasts is that longtime Metroid Prime developer Retro Studios would not be working on the project; that honour is being given to Bandai Namco Studios Singapore. They are being tipped to be the lead studio responsible for developing Metroid Prime 4. This is the most ambitious partnership between Bandai Namco and Nintendo thus far. 10 years since the release of Metroid Prime 3: Corruption, Nintendo need another winner with...
How the Nintendo Switch is the hottest Gaming Console in US History
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How the Nintendo Switch is the hottest Gaming Console in US History

History has been made by Nintendo again, this time with the Nintendo Switch.   The Nintendo Switch has sold 4.8 million units within the first 10 months of its release in the United States, with 10 million units sold worldwide. This makes it the fastest-selling console in US history beaten its own record first set by the Nintendo Wii in 2007. Back then the Wii sold 4 million units in the US during the same 10 month timeframe. Guess it pays to pack your video game console with such exclusive gems as: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Super Mario Odyssey Mario Kart 8 Deluxe More than likely, this along with the unique ability to switch from being a home console to a portable Handheld with some cool colours! The mere fact that Nintendo was a...
Nintendo Switch finally revealed
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Nintendo Switch finally revealed

Nintendo's next console now has an official name and has finally been seen. The Nintendo Switch is the follow-up to the Nintendo WiiU and is expected to launch in March 2017. The consoles biggest feature is its ability switch from a  typical game console attached to a TV to a handheld for mobile gaming hence the "Switch" moniker. No news yet on the technical specs and cost but some of the games showed off during the reveal trailer include Zelda: Breathe of the Wild, an untitled Mario, Splatoon 2 and Skyrim. Nintendo has a hit and miss track record as it relates to consoles with the Wii being a critical success while the WiiU selling 10% of the Wii's 100 million+ sales figures. The Nintendo Switch has been eagerly anticipated and it will be interesting to see how it competes with the ...