Nintendo Switch Hardware Has More Than 10 “Noteworthy Shortcomings”

Nintendo Switch isn't even a week old yet, but it has already received its fair share of criticism. A number of critics are saying several elements of the hardware fell short of what they intended to offer, such as the "flimsy" kickstand and the "inconvenient" position of the charging port. The folks at Kotaku came … Continue reading Nintendo Switch Hardware Has More Than 10 “Noteworthy Shortcomings”

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Here’s The Hardware Overview Trailer For Nintendo Switch

Nintendo has uploaded the English version of the Nintendo Switch trailer that gives an overview of the hardware, highlighting some of its core features and capabilities. You can check out the video in its entirety below. In addition to being able to connect to a TV, the upcoming system can be used as a hand-held … Continue reading Here’s The Hardware Overview Trailer For Nintendo Switch

IGN Take A Closer Look At The Nintendo Switch Hardware

As one of the web's biggest gaming sites, IGN always gets the best looks at all the new stuff. A Nintendo representative gave the company an in-depth tour of the Switch hardware, including a closer look at the Joy-Cons and the system's dock. It's certainly an interesting watch, IGN delving into the smallest detail of Nintendo's … Continue reading IGN Take A Closer Look At The Nintendo Switch Hardware

Here’s How Nintendo Hardware Sales Have Performed In The Americas

Daniel Ahmad, who is a video game analyst at Niko Partners, has revealed (via Nintendo’s Historical Sales archive) how current and past Nintendo hardware has performed in the Americas. The results are fairly damming looking at past successes: 34.00m - NES 23.35m - SNES 20.63m - N64 12.93m - GCN 48.64m - Wii 6.29m -Wii U … Continue reading Here’s How Nintendo Hardware Sales Have Performed In The Americas

US: Here’s How Recent Nintendo Consoles Have Performed

Data lover ZHugeEX has published another graph and this time it looks at Nintendo home console sales in the United States. It's readily apparent from the graph that the Wii U has been nothing short of a disaster for Nintendo and further explains why industry sources are convinced that the NX platform will be launching … Continue reading US: Here’s How Recent Nintendo Consoles Have Performed

Nintendo Hardware Sales: Wii U Is At 12.6 Million And Nintendo 3DS Is At 57.94 Million

As you have probably seen from the previous posts, Nintendo has released its third quarter 2016 financial results. While it may have missed analysts and investors expectations, the Kyoto based company has released worldwide hardware figures for both of its current devices. The Nintendo 3DS has sold a total of 57.94 million units to date and software … Continue reading Nintendo Hardware Sales: Wii U Is At 12.6 Million And Nintendo 3DS Is At 57.94 Million

France: Nintendo 3DS Has Sold 3.4 Million Consoles Since Launch And Wii U Sold 515,000

France is one country in Europe that Nintendo has performed extremely well in. Recent figures provided by La Presse state that the Nintendo 3DS has sold 3.4 million units since it launched back in 2011 and that the Wii U has shifted 515,000 units since it launched in 2012. That's not bad to be honest. Though … Continue reading France: Nintendo 3DS Has Sold 3.4 Million Consoles Since Launch And Wii U Sold 515,000

Rumour: The New Nintendo 3DS Doubles RAM And Nearly Doubles VRAM

Coders who were looking through the recent Nintendo 3DS firmware updates have potentially discovered some new information about the recently unveiled new Nintendo 3DS. The coders claim that Nintendo has extended FCRAM from 128MB to 256MB and added 4MB of VRAM. We won't know for sure until Nintendo provides some specifications for the new model. "New 3DS" … Continue reading Rumour: The New Nintendo 3DS Doubles RAM And Nearly Doubles VRAM