Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch is both a home console and a handheld gaming system in one package, with various versions offering better specs for dedicated enthusiasts.

32GB (base), 64GB (OLED), expandable
720p (console), up to 1080p (docked)
Original Release Date:
March 3, 2017
Hardware Versions:
Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch Lite, Nintendo Switch OLED Model
Original MSRP (USD):
Switch: $299; Lite: $199.99; OLED: $349.99
Switch: 0.88 LBS; Lite: 0.61 LBS; OLED: 0.93 LBS
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Tears Of The Kingdom Is The Perfect Game For ADHD

A game that understands and embraces my neurodivergent brain.

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Nintendo Is A Bad Company, But We Can't Help Loving Them Anyway

Don't let your love for Tears of the Kingdom glaze over the obvious truth.

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Fans Are Worried About Mortal Kombat 1's Switch Port

With Mortal Kombat 1 skipping PS4 and Xbox One, fans are worried about the Switch port.

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It Looks Like KOTOR 2's DLC Has Been Quietly Cancelled

The KOTOR 2 announcement trailer has been updated to remove all mention of the restored content DLC, suggesting it was quietly cancelled.

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That Sign Holding Jerk In Tears Of The Kingdom Can Go Screw Himself

Addison is a pathetic loser who only wants to drag Link down to his pathetic loser level.

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Tears Of The Kingdom’s Underground Fight Club Is A Brutal Trial Of Strength

Tears of the Kingdom’s toughest challenge comes with a great reward for those who’ve played the series

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I Wish I Hadn't Replayed Breath Of The Wild This Year

Playing a 100-hour game right before its sequel comes out might not be a good idea.

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Tears Of The Kingdom Players Are Helping The Sign Guy With Floating Blocks

There's an easy way to help Addison hold up his signs in Tears of the Kingdom.

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Tears Of The Kingdom Patching Out Duplication Glitches Is A Massive Bummer

All I want is to break Hyrule's economy with my unlimited supply of diamonds.

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Tears Of The Kingdom’s Temples Are The Pinnacle Of Zelda Design

Tears of the Kingdom's Temples combine the mechanical diversity of Zeldas past with the narrative power of Divine Beasts to create something special

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Tears Of The Kingdom's Sad Guy Ad Was Based On An Amazon Review

Turns out the guy in the ad is based on a real person whose life was changed by Breath of the Wild.

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The Best Sports Games For Kids

When your parents said "play outside," we're pretty sure this is what they meant.