Nintendo Switch Going For Absurd Prices on eBay as Stores Report Shortages

Ivan Hill
March 6, 2017

The question is, could the success of the Nintendo Switch - assuming it is successful - prompt Xbox, which has famously never gone portable, into looking at the portable gaming market seriously?

The new "Zelda" game is the biggest available at launch, though Nintendo is also pushing a collection of casual party games called "1-2-Switch". According to some reports, there are some limited locations of the Amazon books that still have the Switch in stock.

The Nintendo Switch has finally made its worldwide debut.

Nintendo said to ship 2 million Switch consoles in March. On the Wii U, save files could be transferred to USB storage devices while on the 3DS had an elaborate and cumbersome but still effective way of transferring save data to other 3DSs.

With three kids and constant travel for work, John Hussey jumped at the chance to play an open-world adventure game like "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" anywhere, anytime.

Arnold said he originally planned on waiting to buy the new console, but discovered it would be months before he could get his hands on one after release day. Word from decal maker dbrand is that both the console and controllers are incompatible with the adhesives used.

Although Nintendo's new handheld-and-console Switch hybrid can be expanded with extra storage via SD cards, users won't actually be able to copy their saves over. Any game sold in any region will be playable on the Nintendo Switch.

Ensure that the Nintendo Switch console is placed to minimize interference with the Joy-Con.

"With the NES Classic, they did the same thing", he said, referring to the 8-bit video game console that was among the most popular and elusive items of the past holiday shopping season. "Really, the goal with the Nintendo Switch is to reach as broad an audience as possible".

"We're here to make a public service announcement that under no circumstances should you be buying a vinyl skin / wrap for your Nintendo Switch", wrote dbrand on the Switch subeddit, where it has understandably become something of a hero. In your game, watch for a prompt to use an amiibo or simply scan a figure in while playing to activate the figure's powers.

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