Nintendo's Switch in short supply
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Tuesday, 29 August 2017 06:00

Nintendo's Switch in short supply


Nintendo can't make enough of them

The former maker of playing cards is having difficulty keeping up with demand for its Nintendo Switch console but it seems that this is turning a supply cock-up into a money spinner with people actually thinking that the Switch is desirable.

Former Wii maker flushed with success
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Wednesday, 26 July 2017 06:00

Former Wii maker flushed with success


Bog standard profits at last


The former maker of the Wii, Nintendo, said it swung to a profit in the first quarter, beating analyst estimates thanks to strong demand for the Switch.

Nintendo Switch warps when docked
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Wednesday, 05 April 2017 11:30

Nintendo Switch warps when docked


And not to light speed


Nintendo fanboys who have been complaining that Fudzilla does not like the Switch might better direct their complaints to the firm for releasing a product which appears blighted with problems.

Nintendo switch back-up horror stories arrive
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You probably were not expecting this


When the Nintendo Switch arrived, we pointed out that there is no way to externally back up game save data stored on the system and this would lead to all sorts of headaches.

Nintendo thinks it will sell 10-20 million Switches
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Sold a million in the first week


Despite complaints that the Switch had a few problems, Nintendo thinks it will sell between 10-20 million of them in the first year.

Fault in the Nintendo Switch can be fixed with a foam blob
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Wireless connection fault has cheap fix


Nintendo Switch reviews spotted problems with the left Joy-Con occasionally losing its wireless connection to the console and some hackers found that opening the controller and adding a simple piece of wire increased its effective range.

Nintendo Switch ships with six month old bugs
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It is almost as if they are not really trying


Nintendo’s new Switch console is shipping with software flaws which are more than six months old.

Nintendo denies Switch problems
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Monday, 13 March 2017 13:50

Nintendo denies Switch problems


It all user error


While the world wide wibble is full of people who have experienced problems with their Nintendo Switch, the maker of the portable consoles is denying that there is anything wrong.

Switch nightmares compressed in one video
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Thursday, 09 March 2017 11:57

Switch nightmares compressed in one video


One for the masochists

If you want a reason to avoid the Nintendo Switch then this horror video which has tipped up on YouTube should give you enough reason.

Nintendo tries to bury dead pixels scandal
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Death comes to everyone


Nintendo has been doing its best to see off stories that its new Switch portable console is blighted with dead pixels.