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#61 Lost Dragon

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Posted 11 January 2017 - 02:10 PM

Details leaked on various Third Part add-on stuff for it:

 

http://m.neogaf.com/...d.php?t=1332558

 

Plus as for device itself?

 

Retailer listings in Americaseem to  suggest a $250 or $300 price point and claims doing the rounds there'll be 15 games at launch.

 

 

I bet UK Price is a lot higher, with claims of WAHHHHHH BREXIT!!!! being to blame :-/


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#62 Atari Creep

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Posted 18 January 2017 - 10:31 PM

Meh, I'll pass. No need for a portable myself and other than it's ability to "switch" that they seemed to be trying to drive home in this promo I see nothing new here. If this is replacing the WiiU I am not impressed in the slightest. 

Honestly my exact thoughts. I am sure after time I will pick up one but for now if I get anything modern it will be a PS4 that I have had my eye on for some time. Mainly because of that Friday the 13th game that is coming out soon hopefully. 


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Don't just watch TV, PLAY IT!


#63 Starbuck66

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Posted 26 April 2017 - 03:57 PM

We got one a couple weeks after launch, I've enjoyed Blaster Master Zero. I ended up beating Breath of the Wild on the Wii U instead of the Switch because we weren't initially planning on getting one. Snipperclips is great too. 1-2 Switch is ok in short bursts, and Super Bomberman was a bit of a disappointment so far, although I haven't tried it with the recent patch. 

 

My daughter has played Zelda on it in the car quite a bit on some 2-2.5 hr trips, and we've had no issues with battery life.

 

I think I'm really going to play more once Mario Kart arrives this week. I'm really looking forward to having a good battle mode again, unlike the crap battle mode they gave us in Mario Kart 8 on the Wii U. 


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