Nintendo Switch Not Launching with Virtual Console

The Nintendo Switch Is Officially Not Launching With Virtual Console

Buried in a press release titled “Nintendo eShop, Indie Games Ready for Nintendo Switch Launch,” was one key piece of information about what is not ready for the Switch launch: Virtual Console. Fans have been wondering for months now about the state of Virtual Console and what it would be like on the Switch, but for now, it won’t be there at all.

Processing Power a Factor for Nintendo Switch 3rd Party Support

Processing Power Is Going To Be A Factor For Nintendo Switch Third Party Support- Michael Pachter

“I’ve actually heard from developers that Nintendo is the easiest of the big three to develop for. ” The Nintendo Switch seems to have a truly impressive lineup of third party developers and publishers, all of whom appear to be legitimately excited to support the system.

Yooka-LayLee Game Coming to Nintendo Switch, not Wii U

We finally know when ‘Yooka-Laylee’ is coming out

Yooka-Laylee finally has an official release date and price across all platforms – except for the Nintendo Switch. The game’s developers announced the news Tuesday in an update to the game’s Kickstarter page, which hit its original crowdfunding goal in just 38 minutes. In case you missed all the excitement, here’s a quick recap.

Nintendo Will Support 3DS Alongside Switch

lime-green-3ds-xl-new-nintendo-amazonThere are many unanswered questions that remain about the Nintendo Switch, and they are questions Nintendo doesn’t intend to answer until 2017. However, more details are slowly appearing as interviews are held. The latest is about the future of the 3DS.

The Switch looks to be positioned as a replacement for both the Wii U and the 3DS going forward. It acts as a home console and a portable tablet device, so it makes sense to have it replace both last-gen devices. However, Nintendo CEO Tatsumi Kimishima has confirmed that the 3DS will have the company’s full support after the Switch launches. The Switch does not replace the 3DS and it will continue to have software released for it.

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