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Nintendo Switch Pro Controller: Worth the extra $70?

The Pro Controller promises a more traditional gaming experience over the Joy-Cons, but is it worth it? Before I started the long, cold, and boring wait in a line outside my local mall on a Thursday night awaiting the midnight release of the Nintendo Switch, I had already decided to buy the Nintendo Switch Pro
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How to create a new Nintendo Account on Switch

If you’ve just joined the Nintendo ecosystem, you’re going to want to create an account so you can buy games, get special promotions, and more. If you’ve just purchased a Nintendo Switch and a physical game card to go with it, you may not have even tried visiting the digital game store yet. Nintendo’s eShop
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Nintendo Switch Review: Success where everything else has failed

The nonstop war for your attention is no longer contained to the living room. We live in a world full of constant entertainment, thanks in no small part to our phones and tablets. Every movie we could possibly want, every news source on the planet, and more books and magazines than any one person could
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How to link your Nintendo Network ID with your Nintendo account on Nintendo Switch

I want to merge my Wii U or 3DS info with my Switch. How do I bring it all together? Like this! You might have a Nintendo Account. You might have a Nintendo Network ID (NNID). If you’ve just started using the Nintendo Switch, you might not have both accounts linked together. There are a
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Nintendo's Parental Control app is amazing. Here's how to use it!

Every game console should have parental controls this nice. While there are absolutely adults roaming the world right now with Nintendo Switch in hands, rescuing the lands of Hyrule and racing in futuristic hovercraft, plenty of new Switch owners are actually kids. Not every parent is a gamer, but most parents want to make sure
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Nintendo Switch VS. Xbox One: Which should you buy?

Do you want a Nintendo Switch or an Xbox One? For hardcore gamers, this question is going to seem a little odd. The Xbox One and Nintendo Switch are both technically game consoles, but that description is just about where the similarities end. Microsoft has built the Xbox One to be a living room powerhouse,
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Nintendo Switch vs PlayStation 4: Which should you buy?

Will your next console be a Nintendo Switch or a PlayStation 4? Not all game consoles are created equally, which you can guess just by looking at the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch side by side. But both of these consoles have a similar message in separate attempts to sell these unique experiences. Nintendo and
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Where to buy Nintendo Switch on launch day in Canada.

Want to get your hands on the Nintendo Switch as soon as possible? Try these retailers out! The release of the much-anticipated Nintendo Switch is finally upon us, and if you didn’t pre-order the console you may have a hard time finding one. I can’t blame anyone who wants to get their hands on a
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Best Accessories for Nintendo Switch (so far)

What can I get to go with my Nintendo Switch? Your Nintendo Switch is going to come with everything you need to jump in and start playing, whether you’re connected to a television or playing mobile, but there’s a lot more to this console. There’s never really been a game console quite like this before,
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How to set up your Nintendo Switch

How do I set up my Nintendo Switch? It’s easy and we’ll show you how! So you’ve just bought your Nintendo Switch, and you’re eagerly awaiting to rip open the box, plug the system in, and start playing your first game, sounds like a great plan, right? Don’t forget, you’ll have set up your Nintendo
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