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Nintendo Switch puppy plush combines the two best things in the world

A fast-acting Nintendo fan has created a plush that combines the console's canine-like features with a real puppy, complete with a tongue and tail. The controllers' buttons act as spots and eyes on the dog's face.
Photography

Meet the Instagram phenom making art with a Game Boy Camera from 1998

As Game Boy Cameraman on Instagram, London photographer Jean-Jacques Calbayrac posts photos shot with an attachment for the retro game console. We chatted with him about his process, his motivation, and finding other people's 8-bit nudes.
Gaming

Dreaming in color: Fan recasts the Nintendo Switch in stylish new hues

A Nintendo fan has designed mock-up Nintendo Switch consoles in a variety of colors, as well as systems mimicking systems from Nintendo's past. We're crossing our fingers that a few of these get produced.
Gaming

Nintendo is back on its game, and the Switch proves it

Nintendo has revealed the Switch, its first home gaming console that's also a handheld. The system is incredibly exciting, but it also represents a huge shift for Nintendo. After losing its grip on the gaming market for years, Nintendo is…
Gaming

Nintendo’s Switch is small, but it can slug it out with PS4 and Xbox One

Nintendo has unveiled its next console, Switch, in a new trailer. While the exact hardware specifications haven’t been released, we know enough to say how it’ll stack up against the Xbox One and PS4.
Podcasts

Trends with Benefits: First look at the Nintendo Switch and Tesla goes all-in with autopilot 33:27

Nintendo's mysterious NX hybrid console is now officially being called the Switch, and we got a first look at it today. Will this be a success, or is the NES Classic going to be Nintendo's real winner?
Gaming

Nintendo reveals NX to be the Switch, a console-portable hybrid

After many months of rumors and speculation, Nintendo has officially unveiled its hotly-anticipated Switch console, an intriguing console-portable hybrid that's set to release in March 2017.
Gaming

Just turn it on and play: Nintendo's NES Classic is a $60 time machine

Nintendo’s NES Classic Edition emulation box is packed with simple retro gaming, no strings attached.
Gaming

‘Pokémon Sun,’ ‘Moon’ data miners extract new characters, Alolan forms from demo

A demo version of Nintendo's upcoming monster-battling role-playing games, Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon, unintentionally revealed dozens of new creatures, forms, and evolutions ahead of the planned November launch of the two…
Gaming

There’s a room at Nintendo’s HQ that’s just for preserving classic hardware

Nintendo has shared photos of what can only be described as a collector's wildest dream: a special room at the company's headquarters dedicated to preserving retired pieces of hardware.
Gaming

New color-swapped Nintendo 2DS units hit retail in November

Nintendo is introducing new color schemes for its Nintendo 2DS family of handheld gaming consoles, revealing that units featuring blue and red faceplate designs are due to launch stateside in time for the holiday season.
Gaming

Evolved starter Pokémon for ‘Pokémon Sun’ and ‘Moon’ are still adorable

Pokémon Sun and Moon's starter Pokémon might be adorable, but in their evolved form ... well, actually, they'll still adorable, but they can pack a punch that will have other monsters running in fear.