It feels like the gaming community collectively spent years thinking of the Nintendo Switch. It certainly, spent a lot of time dreaming about what the new handheld would be able to do, carefully attempting to plot out how Nintendo might be able to convince more people to pick up its next living room console. Fully revealed last Friday, the Nintendo Switch is what the rumors said it would be. It’s a living room gaming console that can travel with you anywhere.
Almost immediately after Nintendo’s press conference, dedicated fans flocked to snap up any available Nintendo Switch pre-orders that they could get their hands on. That makes sense given Nintendo’s track record of not having enough new consoles at launch to meet demand. For everyone else, it’s now time to evaluate with the Nintendo Switch is, why they might want to consider purchasing, and how owning one might affect their gaming habits.
To begin to figure all that out, you need to know what the Nintendo Switch does. You need to understand its strengths. It’d be wise for you to be ready for its weaknesses too. Above all else, you must consider the console’s selection of launch titles and every game that Nintendo and its partners plan to release soon after.
Here’s 9 exciting things that the Nintendo Switch can do. The Nintendo Switch arrives on store shelves March 3rd.