Nintendo files patent for Joy-Con controller with hinges

Nintendo has revealed plans to further enhance the usage of Joy-Con controllers for Nintendo Switch. The company has filed for a patent in Japan specifically for Joy-Con with hinges, granting more flexibility with usage. You can view one of the many images of the patent in above. To view even more pictures, click here. Source: … Continue reading Nintendo files patent for Joy-Con controller with hinges

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New system update version 9.0.1 now available for Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo has dispatched a brand-new system update for Nintendo Switch, which is now available for download worldwide. Official patch notes for update version 9.0.1 from the development team are as follows: Information: Nintendo constantly aims to improve the functionality of its systems and services in order to provide the easiest, most user-friendly experience possible. As … Continue reading New system update version 9.0.1 now available for Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo Switch Lite added to the Joy-Con drift lawsuit

Nintendo recently introduced Nintendo Switch Lite, a device designed specifically to play Nintendo Switch games in handheld mode. The Nintendo Switch Lite system is now available at a suggested retail price of $199.99 in three different colors: yellow, gray and turquoise. According to a teardown of the new system, the Switch Lite's analog sticks appear … Continue reading Nintendo Switch Lite added to the Joy-Con drift lawsuit

Nintendo Switch Together Tour takes place at colleges from September 30 to November 22

Quad goals: Nintendo brings Nintendo Switch to colleges this fall Countless college students over the last 25 years have memories about Nintendo – from playing Mario Kart with friends in dorm rooms late into the night, to meeting up for some friendly Super Smash Bros. competitions in the rec center. Nintendo and college go hand in hand like … Continue reading Nintendo Switch Together Tour takes place at colleges from September 30 to November 22

Video: Nintendo Switch Lite analog sticks appear to share the same exact design as Joy-Con sticks

Nintendo recently introduced Nintendo Switch Lite, a device designed specifically to play Nintendo Switch games in handheld mode. The Nintendo Switch Lite system is now available at a suggested retail price of $199.99 in three different colors: yellow, gray and turquoise. According to a teardown of the new system, the Switch Lite's analog sticks appear … Continue reading Video: Nintendo Switch Lite analog sticks appear to share the same exact design as Joy-Con sticks

New Green Joy-Con controllers launch on October 27 for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo recently revealed new Joy-Con colors, including Blue, Neon Yellow, Neon Purple and Neon Orange for Nintendo Switch. These colors will be available at retail beginning October 4 for $79.99 a pair. Meanwhile, Green Joy-Con controllers will be released on October 27. To pre-order a pair of Green Joy-Con controllers, click here. Source: BestBuy.com

Lenovo now selling Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS consoles and accessories

Your favorite consumer electronics? We got 'em Lenovo has begun selling Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS consoles and accessories. The manufacturer now has a bunch of Nintendo products up for sale via its official website, which lists Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 2DS, Joy-Con controllers and many accessories that are compatible with Nintendo hardware and/or … Continue reading Lenovo now selling Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS consoles and accessories

Nintendo is now repairing Joy-Con controllers for free, even outside the warranty period

A class action investigation is being conducted on the drifting tendencies of the Joy-Con controllers for Nintendo Switch. This has led Nintendo to share the following statement: “Customers will no longer be requested to provide proof of purchase for Joy-Con repairs,” the internal customer service details say. “Additionally it is not necessary to confirm warranty … Continue reading Nintendo is now repairing Joy-Con controllers for free, even outside the warranty period

Nintendo is aware that “some Joy-Con controllers are not responding correctly” with Nintendo Switch

A class action investigation is being conducted on the drifting tendencies of the Joy-Con controllers for Nintendo Switch. This has led Nintendo to share the following statement: "At Nintendo, we take great pride in creating quality products and we are continuously making improvements to them. We are aware of recent reports that some Joy-Con controllers … Continue reading Nintendo is aware that “some Joy-Con controllers are not responding correctly” with Nintendo Switch

Class action investigation conducted on Nintendo Switch Joy-Con drift

A class action investigation is being conducted on the drifting tendencies of the Joy-Con controllers for Nintendo Switch. The following comes from Chimicles Schwartz Kriner & Donaldson-Smith LLP: "CSK&D is investigating a potential class action based upon reports that the Nintendo Joy-Con controller for their Nintendo Switch gaming console can experience joystick drift issues. Specifically, … Continue reading Class action investigation conducted on Nintendo Switch Joy-Con drift