Something is rotten in the state of…

…Switzerland. Not really, but I was really confused with the pricing of some games on Nintendo Switch in Switzerland. The Nintendo Switch is region free and all consumers are thankful that Nintendo finally listened to their fans. It’s possible to play Japanese cartridges on your European or American Switch. It’s also possible to create an American account on a European Switch and buy games digitally.

Without all these borders, it should be logical that the pricing of the games should come closer all around the world. But at the start of the Nintendo Switch, this wasn’t the case in Switzerland. Maybe in your country as well. So please let us know in the comments below. Continue reading “Something is rotten in the state of…”

Nintendo Switch Buyer’s Guide

Nintendo’s newest console, the Nintendo Switch, is available now. It’s a brand-new, dedicated video game console designed to give you the freedom to play games at home on the TV or on the go with its tablet-like main body and detachable controllers. There are several Nintendo Switch games available now and dozens more to come.

If you’re in the market for a Nintendo Switch, then keep reading to discover what “level” of purchasing you might be best suited to! And keep an eye out for the times I specify the manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP), as it’s important to avoid what we call “scalpers”, who sell hard-to-find consoles and accessories at significantly inflated prices. Continue reading “Nintendo Switch Buyer’s Guide”

The New Nintendo Business

WHEN the Nintendo Switch was officially revealed in early January, President Tatsumi Kimishima took the stage. The banking history of Kimishima is far different from that of Iwata’s game development. Although Kimishima has stayed the same course Iwata laid before his tragic passing, we’re all finally feeling the effects of Nintendo’s new highest decision-maker. Continue reading “The New Nintendo Business”

Welcome to Into Nintendo!

into_nintendo_profile_imageWelcome to Into Nintendo!, “a community for Nintendo fans, by Nintendo fans!”

What exactly do we mean by that? Well, Into Nintendo! is meant to be a place where Nintendo fans of all ages can share their passion for all things Nintendo. Continue reading “Welcome to Into Nintendo!”