Saturday, 18 November, 2017

Nintendo actively looking into bringing more Wii U games to Switch

Lori Graves | 17 June, 2017, 11:30

Totilo: We at Kotaku have heard the feedback-and I've even anxious about it myself-that the lack of cloud save and even the back-up option I can do with my 3DS [can cost people their save files if they lose their Switch]... do you guys hear that message? However, that doesn't mean the console is without its issues, particularly in relation to online functionality.

Fils-Aime wouldn't say what other augmented reality games could follow Pokemon Go, but he did say "there's much more that we'll be doing in this space". "But it's also about getting that adult in India who's never had access to a Nintendo platform but has heard about this thing called Super Mario, to get them engaged".

Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime didn't dismiss the idea of bringing physical rewards to MyNintendo in North America, but he said there are challenges to that happening.

Momentum began to shift last fall with the release of "Pokemon Sun" and "Pokemon Moon" for the portable Nintendo 3DS, then took an unexpected spike in March with the release of the Switch. "What we're working through is, 'okay, what's going to be the best way to make that happen, to make that available?'" And also the larger screen and the different form factor in the 2DS family, we think is a going to drive and continue to drive the 3DS platform.

NBC moving ahead with Megyn Kelly interview with Alex Jones
As a presidential candidate, Trump went on Jones's radio show, in 2015, and told his host: "Your reputation is fantastic ". The network released a brief portion of the interview, which is scheduled to air on Sunday.

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The Switch sold 2.74M units worldwide in less than a month, and the "Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" game for the console has sold just as many copies. They could do so free of charge, because Nintendo chose to delay the online service to the fall. "And we pride ourselves". We believe that when we create a piece of hardware it's world class.

"It's everything from not only how is it going to work but it's also how we do this in a way that doesn't lend itself to piracy or systems or our core software infrastructure that can be modded or hacked", Fils-Aime told Mashable.

After a shipping snafu with Amazon, I spent the better part of a day trying to track a Nintendo Switch down.

"We wanted to make sure that it is a robust, well-executed online environment, and for the $20 annual subscription fee, the consumer says, 'This is a no-brainer". However, whether or not changes will be made accordingly, remains to be seen.

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