Nintendo Switch Reveal

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Oct 20, 2016

Nintendo Switch Reveal by Chary at 11:25 AM (51,496 Views / 47 Likes) 1,175 replies

  1. Chary
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    Nintendo has finally decided to show off their new "home gaming system", code-name NX. It's time to see what Nintendo has up their sleeves and put all the rumors to rest.
    GBAtemp will covering the announcement and the OP will be updated as new information rolls in from the preview. Remember, the video starts at 9AM Central Standard Time, so be sure to watch, and discuss your thoughts here!

    :arrow: Nintendo Official Site
    Trailer

    It's called the Nintendo Switch. Rumors are true, it's a tablet with connectable buttons that you can play at home and on the go. Console Controller looks similar to the Xbox One's. Has small little remotes and supports multiplayer. NBA game being shown. 3D Mario title. When you connect the portable controllers the system goes from console to portable. Skyrim and Splatoon shown. Still coming March next year.

    Press Release
    Companies that will support the Switch
    505 Games
    • LEVEL-5 Inc.
    • Activision Publishing, Inc.
    • Marvelous Inc.
    • ARC SYSTEM WORKS Co., Ltd.
    • Maximum Games, LLC
    • ATLUS CO., LTD.
    • Nippon Ichi Software, Inc.
    • Audiokinetic Inc.
    • Parity Bit Inc.
    • Autodesk, Inc.
    • PlatinumGames Inc.
    • BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
    • RAD Game Tools, Inc.
    • Bethesda
    • RecoChoku Co., Ltd.
    • CAPCOM CO., LTD.
    • SEGA Games Co., Ltd.
    • Codemasters®
    • Silicon Studio Corporation
    • CRI Middleware Co., Ltd.
    • Spike Chunsoft Co., Ltd.
    • DeNA Co., Ltd.
    • SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD.
    • Electronic Arts
    • Starbreeze Studios
    • Epic Games Inc.
    • Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
    • Firelight Technologies
    • Telltale Games
    • FromSoftware, Inc.
    • THQ Nordic
    • Frozenbyte
    • Tokyo RPG Factory Co., Ltd.
    • GameTrust
    • TT Games
    • GRASSHOPPER MANUFACTURE INC.


    • UBISOFT
    • Gungho Online Entertainment, Inc.
    • Ubitus Inc.
    • HAMSTER Corporation
    • Unity Technologies, Inc.
    • Havok
    • Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
    • INTI CREATES CO., LTD.
    • Web Technology Corp

    Screens
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    It will be powered by a custom Nvidia Tegra chip.
    :arrow: Nvidia Blog

    :arrow: Nintendo Switch Site

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    Nintendo First Look
    The detachable controllers are called Joy-Con controllers.

    :arrow: Nintendo Site
     


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    7 minutes and counting...

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    I'll watch the UK stream as it will probably be more stable than the US stream.

    Edit: Yep, nintendo.com has server issues as of now.
     
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    Hah, that's...kinda sad. Right at the 1 minute til mark.
     
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    Hmmm. Browser struggling to reload the page, doesn't bode well. Server overload?
     
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    7.01 PT and nothing yet...

    Not even a blank video window.

    EDIT: Oh, here we go! Switch?
     
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    handheld/tablet shocker!
     
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    The Nintendo Switch,, that's an interesting name choice
     
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    dats cool
     
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    Looks like it ran BOTW on the go TERRIBLY. DID YOU SEE THE FRAMERATE??
     
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    I think most people already switched from Nintendo.
     
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    The codename is better than Switch. But that thing looks impressive, can't wait for reviews and launch titles. Looks interesting enough.
     
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    Is there a picture of the console? I'm on my phone and don't want to waste my data on a subpar release trailer.
     
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    Wut.
     
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    1.30 in - you can use an XBOX One controller!

    (joke)
     
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    so it's a handheld/console and we name her Switch
     
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    Looks a lot more mature then their previous efforts and I like the name. I'm so glad they went the unified system route.

    Those control options look confusing right now though.

    Not bad.
     

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