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Nintendo Switch's path ahead is still unclear

From unwarranted gloom to wild optimism; Nintendo inspires strangely strong emotions in the industry, but we could all do with a dose of balance

By Rob Fahey

GameStop expects Switch shortages all year

Executives tell investors each shipment sells out in hours, "we're going to be chasing supply this entire year"

By Brendan Sinclair

Nintendo denies design issue with Switch controllers

Disconnecting Joy-Cons the result of a "manufacturing variation" which has been corrected for future shipments, company says

By Brendan Sinclair

Switch "could possibly eclipse" Wii - GameStop

Specialty retailer rep says Nintendo's latest has phenomenal start, soaring attach rates for games and accessories

By Brendan Sinclair

Nintendo increasing US Switch shipments

GameStop confirms new stock inbound this week, although not enough for online sales

By James Batchelor

PlayStation 3's lifespan winding down

Sony Japan says shipments for its previous generation console will be ending soon

By Brendan Sinclair

Nintendo set to double Switch production - report

Total raised to 16 million units for next fiscal year, on expectation of 10 million sales

By Matthew Handrahan

The sorry saga of the crowdfunded Sinclair Vega+ console

Dan Whitehead looks at a campaign 6 months behind schedule

By Dan Whitehead

Switch will get streaming media "in time"

Nintendo of America president says company in talks with Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon, launch focus was on system as a gaming device

By Brendan Sinclair

Nintendo Switch and Zelda break European and US records

Zelda beat Mario 64 as fastest selling launch title, Switch sales hit 313,000 in Japan

By Matthew Handrahan

Nintendo Switch UK launch sales hit 80,000

Zelda debuts at No.2, Horizon: Zero Dawn conquers the market

By Christopher Dring

Nintendo Switch launches into a storm of expectations

Nintendo's strategy for its new console is both familiar and brand new; as a result, there are many confused and even conflicting expectations for its first year

By Rob Fahey

Nintendo Switch: Critical Consensus

Despite absent features, critics see great promise in the new console - and in Zelda, it has one of Nintendo's best ever games at launch

By Matthew Handrahan

Nintendo Switch to sell 5 million in 2017 - SuperData

"Investors are looking for a solid win by Nintendo that at least approximates the success of the Wii"

By Matthew Handrahan

Nintendo promises 60 Switch indie games this year

Stardew Valley, Overcooked, Yooka-Laylee and Runner3 among those detailed so far

By Matthew Handrahan

Nvidia announces 1080Ti card

Unit shows biggest uptick against regular card of any in x80 range

By Dan Pearson

HTC Vive Tracker available to developers on March 27

Object tracking peripheral will cost $99.99; North American and Chinese consumers can now buy a Vive on finance

GameStop, Target deny cancelled Switch reservations

[UPDATE] Both retailers have now dismissed reports of allocation shortages, asking customers with issues to contact them

By Brendan Sinclair

PS4 Pro 'boost mode' runs unpatched PS4 games more smoothly

Sony has confirmed the performance boost and shorter loading times for some titles

Nintendo addresses "weak" Switch launch lineup

President Tatsumi Kimishima says company wants to avoid long gaps without new games, pledges continued support for 3DS

By Brendan Sinclair

Microsoft whitepaper clarifies some specs for Scorpio

ESRAM ruled out for the next evolution of XBox

Nintendo Switch to sell 40m units by 2020 - DFC

Research firm sees hybrid as "compelling" hardware that could reach a larger addressable market

By James Brightman

Switch's challenge is unique software, not PS4 competition

Asking why people would buy a Switch over a PS4 is the wrong question; we should ask why PS4 owners would also want to own a Switch

By Rob Fahey

Roundtable: The Switch Pitch

What did we make of Nintendo's big reveal?

By GamesIndustry Staff

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