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Nintendo Switch To Get 'Arms' June 16, 'Splatoon 2' July 21

14 April, 2017, 16:47 | Author: Abraham Jackson

"That means that Nintendo sold more of this game for Nintendo Switch than it sold Nintendo Switch systems, for an attach rate of more than 100 percent", Nintendo said in a press release.

Nintendo, which recently expanded its bug bounty program from the handheld Nintendo 3DS to the Nintendo Switch, will pay varying amounts to those who would discover and report bugs, exploits, and vulnerabilities for the hybrid console.

It's releasing on 12th May in the eShop and will have a retail release at a later date.

Nintendo will also add two new Sonic games for Switch in 2017. Nintendo categorically stated that the game has been designed around competitive local multiplayer, allowing friends to duel each other in split-screen mode. Popular series, Fire Emblem has a new game coming out in Fire Emblem Echoes on May 19th, which Nintendo also announced will have both paid and free DLC.

Hackers believe that the Nintendo Switch has huge potential for running homebrew, which are custom operating systems and apps that can be developed for the device.

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A lot of cool Nintendo news here and even more to come in June with E3 right around the corner. "So, [Switch] it's just like every other Nintendo console at this point". That total includes more than 925,000 units sold for Nintendo Switch and almost 460,000 units sold for the Wii U console. If you plan to get it on the Nintendo Switch, our advice is to wait a little longer and see how the public is responding before spending your money to get one. Switch owners will be able to play solo or in a group of up to eight players online.

Speaking of demos, you can try out the Puyo Puyo Tetris mash-up... today! That's likely for people who were able to buy the game but couldn't find the system in its first four weeks on the market. In this new mode, players team up to fight incoming waves of the fish-like Salmonid species.

If you're into side-scrolling shooters, Sine Mora EX is the game you're waiting for, and it comes out this summer.

Splatoon 2 is a sequel to the Wii U's surprise hit.

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