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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
PostPosted: Wed Jun 19, 2019 14:55 
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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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https://twitter.com/eurogamer/status/1121345070400200704

All the gaming news sites are teasing me with details on Virtua Racing today but it's only available on the Japanese store... I hope it comes out over here soon!


Thursday, it would seem.


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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Hi, please add me so I can see what you're playing and vice versa:
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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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My Friend Pedro is more fun to watch than it is to play. I think I ruined it by playing Katana Zero first.


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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Satsuma wrote:
My Friend Pedro is more fun to watch than it is to play. I think I ruined it by playing Katana Zero first.


Now I have a shotgun and it’s the best thing ever. FUCKING SHOTGUN PUMP CLICK CLICK BOOM!


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
PostPosted: Sun Jul 07, 2019 14:21 
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How does the Switch online voice chat app work? Specifically, where does the game audio go? Does the phone output only chat audio, or does it mix in the game audio?


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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I've only used it a couple of times but the game sounds still come out the Switch with just the voices coming out the phone... Just like making a phone call while playing a game.


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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Well that's fucking bobbins, then.


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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there are some 'combiners' im the market...to mix the sound

anyone made nice SMM2 level they want to share?

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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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https://www.engadget.com/2019/07/10/nin ... unch-date/

Have we seen this? Switch lite. Handheld only.


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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Probably a pretty canny move, I suspect there are people who're only really interested in having something like the Switch for travelling and would prefer to use a 'proper' console or PC in the house and so would be attracted by the idea of not paying for functionality they don't want. If my commute was longer than ten minutes I'd almost certainly be snapping this up.


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 14:27 
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Still doesn't support Bluetooth headphones.

What the fuck, Nintendo?


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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That's going to sell incredibly well. Especially for the Pokemon and Animal Crossing crowd. Probably not for me, though.


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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Hmm. Although I was just reading a thread on Reddit about it and loads of people mentioning issues with the analogue sticks then pointing out that having that happen when you can't swap the controller out for a new one would be pretty awful. The internet would have me believe it's incredibly common, but what's the general Beex experience been?


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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I believe Mr Dave and Vision have had to replace theirs. Maybe Gaz too. Mine has been fine.

I always expect second hardware revisions from Nintendo to be more reliable, tbf.

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No, mine's been perfect since I bought it :)

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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 16:07 
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No drifting problems, but my buttons on the right controller sometimes gets stuck in position.


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
PostPosted: Wed Jul 10, 2019 16:10 
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Satsuma wrote:
No drifting problems, but my buttons on the right controller sometimes gets stuck in position.

You should wash your hands more.


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Doctor Glyndwr wrote:
Still doesn't support Bluetooth headphones.

What the fuck, Nintendo?



That’s confirmed? (Btw isn’t that a software issue anyway?)

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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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Mr Chonks wrote:
I believe Mr Dave and Vision have had to replace theirs. Maybe Gaz too. Mine has been fine.

Think you're thinking of me - I've got a dodgy stick. It's intermittent though so haven't bothered doing anything about it.

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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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Think you're thinking of me - I've got a dodgy stick. It's intermittent though so haven't bothered doing anything about it.

I can’t believe that’s what you call Gaz, poor chap.

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Jem wrote:
Mr Chonks wrote:
I believe Mr Dave and Vision have had to replace theirs. Maybe Gaz too. Mine has been fine.

Think you're thinking of me - I've got a dodgy stick. It's intermittent though so haven't bothered doing anything about it.


I replaced mine. It wasn't too difficult to be honest, but I don't think I'd fancy doing it if I had to take apart a whole console.


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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Mimi wrote:
Jem wrote:
Think you're thinking of me - I've got a dodgy stick. It's intermittent though so haven't bothered doing anything about it.

I can’t believe that’s what you call Gaz, poor chap.

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Gaz Poor Chap is his name now.

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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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Presumably in response to a threatened class action suit, Nintendo are now allegedly repairing drifting Joycons for free:

https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2019 ... t-for-free


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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I really can't decide if this as is being serious or if its tongue is placed firmly in its cheek.


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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Made for summer! Great for playing on the beach! Unless it happens to be sunny outside, in which case you won't be able to see a damned thing on the screen.

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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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https://www.thesixthaxis.com/2019/08/14 ... -november/

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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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You cunts, Nintendo. WTF have you done to those classic designs!? CUNTS.


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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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Satsuma wrote:
You cunts, Nintendo. WTF have you done to those classic designs!? CUNTS.


Taito, not Nintendo. But yeah, that looks a bit of a mess. I do like me a bit of Bubble Bobble though, so if the price is right, I might still get it.

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 Post subject: Re: Nintendo Switch (formerly "NX")
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That doesn't look as bad as it could look I reckon.

I was thinking of comparing it to the Wii version but according to YouTube, that looks ok. Maybe it was Rainbow Islands I was thinking of?


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It's at least a step up from the DS artwork

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They tried to fuck up the artwork in the Gameboy Advance release as well.

It had a “New” mode or something as well as the “classic”. Suffice to say I played New Bubble Bobble about twice and Classic BB for the rest. Still couldn’t get off level 99 though. Cunty bullshit level.


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a 30 second trailer and they didn't use *the* music? wtf

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Just Dance 2018 is why I was up to 2am, sweating. It is ace.

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MaliA wrote:
Just Dance 2018 is why I was up to 2am, sweating. It is ace.

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