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Hacking an old Nintendo Zapper into a wireless remote

Reading Time: 2 minutes Arduino Team — August 4th, 2021 Those of us who have experienced the Nintendo Zapper while playing games such as Duck Hunt will probably have fond memories of it. However, with the rapid disappearance of CRT TVs and the aging of the physical mechanisms, YouTuber DuctTape Mechanic wanted to give an old Zapper a new lease […]

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Arduino helps control the world’s largest Nintendo Switch

Reading Time: 2 minutes Arduino helps control the world’s largest Nintendo Switch Arduino Team — April 5th, 2021 Do you enjoy playing your Nintendo Switch, but get tired of losing it due to its small size? Michael Pick may have just the answer with his massive version of the console — which measures in at 70″ x 30″ — […]

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Driving a mini RC bumper car with a Nintendo Wii Balance Board

Reading Time: 2 minutes Driving a mini RC bumper car with a Nintendo Wii Balance Board Arduino Team — October 23rd, 2020 Taking inspiration from Colin Furze’s 600cc bumper car constructed a few years ago, Henry Forsyth decided to build his own RC miniature version. His device features a 3D-printed and nicely-painted body, along with a laser-cut chassis that […]

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Fix slow Nintendo Switch play with your Raspberry Pi

Reading Time: 3 minutes Is your Nintendo Switch behaving more like a Nintendon’t due to poor connectivity? Well, TopSpec (hosted Chris Barlas) has shared a brilliant Raspberry Pi-powered hack on YouTube to help you fix that. Here’s the problem… When you play Switch online, the servers are peer-to-peer. The Switches decide which Switch’s internet connection is more stable, and […]

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Pre-purchase Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition for Nintendo Switch Today

Reading Time: < 1 minute Following last month’s announcement that we’re bringing Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition to Nintendo Switch on September 27, 2019, we’re excited to share that you can now pre-purchase the full game and download the demo today on the Nintendo eShop! We’ve been blown away by the warmth and support from our fans and […]

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Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition Coming to Nintendo Switch on September 27

Reading Time: 2 minutes Since the launch of Ori and the Blind Forest: Definitive Edition in 2016 for Xbox and PC, we’ve been stunned by the continuous love and support from media, our game development peers, and of course, our fans. We’re thrilled to bring the game to even more players as we announce that Xbox Game Studios and […]

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Twitch Prime members get up to one year of Nintendo Switch Online

Reading Time: 2 minutes Twitch Prime and Nintendo are teaming up to offer Twitch Prime members up to a full year of the Nintendo Switch Online service. Starting today, Twitch Prime members can claim three free months of Nintendo Switch Online when they visit twitch.amazon.com/nintendo. After 60 days, they can come back to get another nine months of Nintendo […]

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5 Times Sony Unabashedly Copied Nintendo

Reading Time: 4 minutes Controller Rumble Save for a brief debacle regarding the PlayStation 3’s lack of support for the feature, gamers have been able to count on rumble to be a standard inclusion in most video game controllers. Back in the ’90s, however, this wasn’t the case until Nintendo offered the rumble pack add-on for the controllers of […]

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Rumor: The Nintendo 64 Classic Edition Will Be Announced This Month

Reading Time: 2 minutes The long-rumored Nintendo 64 Classic Edition could be announced later this month. With mini versions of retro consoles proving so popular, and rival Sony’s PlayStation Classic arriving soon, it wouldn’t be too surprising if this rumor turns out to be true. Speculation that Nintendo could be working on a Classic Edition of its N64 stretch […]

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PlayStation Announces Cross-Play With Microsoft And Nintendo

Reading Time: 2 minutes Look out the nearest window for flying pigs, because it seems like Sony has finally come around on PlayStation cross-play, confirming today that PS4 users will soon be able to enjoy Fortnite with other console and mobile gamers.  Sony announced the wonderful news in a recent blog post, claiming that after a lengthy “evaluation process”, the company […]

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We’re Giving Away A Nintendo Switch And Copies Of Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate For Free (US)

Reading Time: 2 minutes To celebrate Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate coming to Nintendo Switch on August 28, 2018, we’re giving away 10 copies of the game and 1 Nintendo Switch! One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive a Nintendo Switch, plus a copy of the game, and nine (9) runner-ups will receive the game on Nintendo Switch. Entry is […]

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Child of Light und Valiant Hearts erscheinen für die Nintendo Switch

Reading Time: 2 minutes Child of Light und Valiant Hearts, zwei von Hand gezeichnete Abenteuer aus der Feder von Ubisoft Montreal und Ubisoft Montpellier erscheinen am 11. Oktober sowie 8. November für die Nintendo Switch. Child of Light erzählt die Entwicklungsgeschichte der heranwachsenden Aurora, einem jungen Mädchen, dass das verlorene Königreich Lemuria und ihren kränkelnden Vater zu retten versucht. […]

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Nintendo Direct Announced For This Week

Reading Time: 2 minutes Some more Super Smash Bros. Ultimate news is on the way very soon. Before the Super Smash Bros. Melee Grand Finals kicked off at EVO 2018, Nintendo announced it is going to broadcast a special Nintendo Direct presentation all about the upcoming Smash game for Switch this Wednesday, August 8. The Direct will begin at […]

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New Game Release Dates In July 2018: PS4, PC, Xbox One, And Nintendo Switch

Reading Time: 3 minutes It’s July, which of course means we’re already half way through 2018. Summer usually has a reputation for being a rather dry period for exciting games, but this month looks to have some interesting titles to keep you busy during the warm and sunny days. In the month of July, there’s a surprising amount of […]