Tag Archives: nintendo

Nintendo Servers Down Over the Weekend

By | 11/05/2020

  The last couple of days has seen Nintendo servers down as technical issues plagued online services. Beginning on Saturday, pretty much every area of Nintendo’s online functions took a hit. Popular games for Nintendo Switch such as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Animal Crossing: New Horizons were affected. Other titles were also affected across… Read More »

Nintendo Switch Online Free Trial has Been Refreshed for Everyone in Europe

By | 04/05/2020

  In an unexpected bid to entertain more customers, the Nintendo Switch Online free trial has been reset in Europe so that every eligible owner can partake. When Nintendo Switch Online first came about in 2018, it was regarded with some dismay by a lot of Switch owners. The service is more or less a… Read More »

Hacked Nintendo Switch Fortnite Accounts Costing Gamers Money

By | 22/04/2020

  A global attack on hacked Nintendo Switch Fortnite accounts has been costing gamers real cash since last month. Beginning in March 2020, users started reporting unauthorized access to their accounts and that their money was being used to purchase items. It has been widely reported across many forums, including Nintendo’s Twitter account that the… Read More »

Nintendo Switch Update 10.0.0 Adds Long-Awaited Features

By | 15/04/2020

  The latest version for Nintendo Switch Update 10 has just been released and adds some great new tools including Animal Crossing: New Horizons icons. Usually, when a console system updates, there’s nothing really to shout about. All hopes are dashed when gamers read a console version update article and are informed of the standard… Read More »

Official Nintendo Switch Custom Bundle Now Available (Japan)

By | 06/04/2020

  It has only taken three years for an official Nintendo Switch custom bundle, but it’s finally being trialed in Japan for the time being. At the moment, custom Joy-Cons and accessories are available to all consumers coming in a wide range of colors. Currently, there are a few color combinations to choose from such… Read More »

Nintendo Insider Leaks Being Dealt With Harshly

By | 26/02/2020

  Users with hacked or stolen Nintendo insider information have been seeing strong legal action from the console manufacturer. Reports have been confirmed that Nintendo has been plugging leaks in an increasingly aggressive manner. The company has reportedly been “cracking down” on leakers of their secret developments. It has been noted that Nintendo has even… Read More »

Official Nintendo Wii Console Repair Set to End Soon

By | 27/01/2020

  Nintendo has confirmed that they will be ending support for Nintendo Wii console repair in the next couple of months, citing a supply shortage of spare parts for the iconic machine. In an official statement, Nintendo has confirmed that repairs for the iconic console will be coming to an end on March 31st. The… Read More »

Video Game Loot Boxes to be Addressed by Console Makers

By | 09/08/2019

  Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo have pledged to enforce a fairer system for video game loot boxes by companies such as EA, Ubisoft and Activision for any games on their consoles. In a bold move in favour of gambling restrictions in video games, major console manufacturers are to begin addressing the loot box issue in… Read More »

Pokemon Go for Apple Watch Closing Down

By | 03/06/2019

  Pokemon Go for Apple Watch is to be closed as Niantic focuses development improvement for Adventure Sync for mobile devices. It has been confirmed that the massively popular AR game Pokemon Go will be discontinued for Apple’s flagship smartwatch. Pokemon Go has been a massive success for The Pokemon Company and Niantic since release… Read More »