Modders turn Nintendo Switch into a full-fledged Linux tablet

For all of its Nintendo customizations, the Switch is ultimately a tablet running a garden variety NVIDIA Tegra processor — and that means it can potentially handle the same software as other mobile devices. To prove that point, the fail0verflow team has shown a Switch running an honest-to-goodness Linux distribution. The touchscreen, networking and accelerated […]

No Devil of a switch for ex-Origin star

WILLIE Tonga won’t be playing for Wests Illawarra this season despite being in advanced talks to join the club. As reported in The Daily Telegraph, Tonga was set to link the Red Devils alongside former premiership-Manly back-rower Glenn Stewart. Wests officials had started positive discussions with the ex-Queensland State of Origin star and were confident […]

Nintendo Switch games shock as news drops for Pokemon 2018 and Metroid Prime 4 release

Will Nintendo Switch games fans get two mega titles landing in 2018? The latest news suggests that the new Pokemon RPG could be ready for launch by the end of the year, although Metroid Prime 4 could be further off. There have been various reports suggesting that the new Pokemon game for Switch could arrive […]

Zelda Breath of the Wild news following Nintendo Switch sequel update

Zelda Breath of the Wild did much to expand the gameplay featured in past titles. The Nintendo Switch games list benefited greatly from the changes, which saw the development team experiment more with an open-world format. Giving players more freedom certainly went down well with fans, who have been finding out more about other tweaks […]

Hackers hijack Nintendo Switch, show Linux loaded on console

Enlarge (credit: fail0verflow / Twitter) Last month, we reported on hackers’ accelerating efforts to get full control of the Nintendo Switch, allowing the popular system to run homebrew code and, potentially, pirated games. This week, the hacking team fail0verflow claimed a major advance in that effort, tweeting a picture showing Linux booting up on the […]

Nintendo Switch games news: PERFECT 2018 release to create massive sales boost

Nintendo Switch games news in 2018  has so far been dominated by a small selection of titles. Metroid Prime 4 is one game a lot of fans are looking forward to seeing more of, even if it is just a trailer. There’s also other top titles announced, including Bayonetta 3, Dark Souls Remastered and Kirby […]

Mario Kart Tour isn’t a new Nintendo Switch games launch but a mobile title for everyone

While Nintendo have been against mobile games in the past, they now seem to be running headlong to embrace the new platform. Another major franchise has been announced to be racing over to devices and it’s one that everyone will want to check out. Mario Kart Tour is not a new Nintendo Switch game, but […]

Nintendo confirms Mario Kart Tour for smartphones, Switch Online launch window

Enlarge / Coming to smartphones by March 2019. Hopefully, we’ll see more than this logo screen by then. (credit: Nintendo) Following a release of Switch sales information earlier on Wednesday, Nintendo closed the day by confirming two major releases coming by the end of the company’s current fiscal year: the paid Nintendo Switch Online service, and […]

Nintendo Switch games shock: New Pokemon RPG news confirms 2018 release date?

It would be massive news if Nintendo were able to confirm such a big launch for later this year. The Nintendo Switch games list for 2018 already has some interesting new projects confirmed. But nothing would be able to contend with something like a new Pokemon game for the Switch. Some analysts have even backed […]