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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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Are you seeing bad pixels on your Switch? Here's what Nintendo has to say!

What happens if you discover a dead pixel on your Nintendo Switch? Every display technology has a downside, and for LCD displays like the one in your Nintendo Switch that downside is called Dead Pixels. A single pixel can fail to respond when instructed to change color like the rest of the display, and in
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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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Here's how you quickly adjust the brightness on your Nintendo Switch

Quick Settings is super handy, especially for brightness controls! While the auto-brightness on Nintendo’s latest console does a decent job setting things just right when you need them, sometimes you need to jump in and adjust a setting manually. For Switch players enjoying a game outside of your standard living room, that usually means controlling
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How to add a new user to your Nintendo Switch

Sharing your Switch with roomates or family is surprisingly easy. Nintendo has made it ridiculously easy to go from taking the Switch out of the box to playing a game in very little time, but what happens when you aren’t the only person around who will be using that shiny new console? The answer is
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Best games you can play on your Nintendo Switch right now!

The Nintendo Switch is finally here, but what are the best games you can start playing right now? The Nintendo Switch is now in stores — if you can find it in stock! — and you’re probably itching to start playing. But do you know what you want to play? While there aren’t a ton
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How to add friends on Nintendo Switch

Share screenshots, scores, and game activities with friends on the Switch! Gaming doesn’t have to be a lonely experience. When you have friends, you’re never alone, even if you aren’t actually playing a game with them. You can add friends to your Nintendo Switch user profile and exchange tidbits of information with anyone. Here’s how
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