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Nintendo Switch Lite teardown reveals modified joystick components

iFixit has taken a Nintendo Switch Lite apart and discovered the ways it differs from its non-Lite siblings. If you're wondering whether the gaming giant made changes to prevent drifting, which is a persistent issue for Joy-Cons, the answer is: … Read the rest of this entry

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Nintendo explores ‘bendable’ Switch controllers

Nintendo is apparently concerned that the Switch's Joy-Con controllers might not be flexible enough. The console maker recently applied for a US patent on Joy-Cons with hinges that would let the top half "bend" to provide a more ergonomic grip. … Read the rest of this entry

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The Morning After: Nintendo Switch Lite hands-on

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Morning! Today's highlights include another milestone SpaceX launch and our first impressions of the Switch Lite. Also, Hollywood directors want to fix your TV's settings, and Microsoft has scheduled another Sur… Engadget RSS Feed

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Report: Nintendo will repair Switch Joy-Cons with ‘drift’ issue for free

Nintendo has reportedly instructed customer support representatives to offer free Joy-Con repairs with "drift" issues for free. According an internal memo obtained by Vice, the gaming giant has told support reps not to charge customers for Joy-Con re… Engadget RSS … Read the rest of this entry

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Nintendo brings ‘Dr. Mario World’ to Android and iOS on July 10th

Earlier this year Nintendo announced that its Dr. Mario puzzle game would return in a new iteration for mobile devices, and now Dr. Mario World has a release date: July 10th. Set to appear on Android and iOS (and available … Read the rest of this entry

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Watch the E3 2019 Nintendo Direct in under 12 minutes

Didn't have time to watch the entire Nintendo Direct E3 presentation? Don't worry, we've cut out all of the filler so you can get right to the highlights. All of the news, like Luigi's Mansion 3, No More Heroes III … Read the rest of this entry

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Nintendo Switch passes the N64 in lifetime sales

Nintendo sold 2.47 million Switch consoles in the three months leading up to March 31st, 2019, bringing lifetime sales to 34.74 million. That's a tad disappointing for the house of Mario, which moved 2.93 million units in the same period … Read the rest of this entry

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Wirecutter’s best deals: Nintendo Switch Pro Controller drops to $55

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‘Firewatch’ comes to Nintendo Switch on December 17th

After a months-long wait, Firewatch is just about ready for the Nintendo Switch. Campo Santo has announced that its outdoor adventure (and journey of self-discovery) will reach the hybrid console on December 17th through the Nintendo eShop in the Am… … Read the rest of this entry

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‘Yooka-Laylee’ in-game filter revives the Nintendo 64 era

There are many, many games that recreate the look of 8-bit and 16-bit games, but there isn't a lot for people who grew up with the first generation of 3D-oriented consoles. Where's their nostalgia hit? Playtonic Games is taking care … Read the rest of this entry

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