In The Spotlight Today......
The Nintendo Switch Livestream
So lets give a rundown of the big points,
Price: $300 USD
Battery Life: 3-6 Hours (games like LoZ Breathe of the WIld will push it to that 3 hour limit)
What You Get: A base unit will buy you the console, the docking station, 1 Play-con Controller which can function as 2 separate controllers, a Joy-Con Grip, 2 Joy-Con Straps, an AC Adapter, and an HDMI cable.
Joy-Con Controller: Additonal features include the new HD Precision rumble features, a capture button for image and eventual video capture and sharing on the Switch, a NFC reader/Writer, and an IR motion Camera capable of distinguishing distance and simple shapes. SUch as Paper, Orck, and Scissor hand gestures.
Controller Prices: The Nintendo Switch Pro "regular" Controller sells at $69.99
Another Joy-Con controller "pair" sells for $79.99.
An "individual" Joy-Con controller sells for $49.99.
Online Service: There will be an online service free at launch but will be changed to a subscriber model in the Fall of 2017. Price unconfirmed. The service allows online communication and netplay and integration with a as of yet undisclosed smart-device application which will come out in the Summer of 2017. Streetpass and Miiverse will not be apart of this service.
Handheld Screen : While traveling you will be using the Switch's 6.2 inch 720p display which also serves as a capacitive touch panel.
Data Storage: The Switch comes with 32GB of internal memory but has a microSDXC slot for more storage.
NO REGION LOCKING: Enough Said
New Games: 24
1 2 Switch
Legend of Zelda: Breathe of the Wild
Super Bomberman R
Just Dance 2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
Super Mario Odyssey
Xenoblade Chronicles 2
Ultra Street Fighter II The Final Challengers
Fire Emblem: Warriors
a new Shin Megami Tensei game
Project Sonic 2017
Minna de Waiwai! Spelunker
Dragon Quest XI
Dragon Quest Hero's 2
System Ports: 17
I Am Setsuno
Has Been Heroes
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2
Minecraft Story Mode
Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition
Nobunaga's Ambition: Sphere of Influence
Dragon Quest X
Dragon Quest Hero's 1