Top 14 things we know from Nintendo’s new console: Nintendo Switch

Ok, this was a bit of a surprise.

So today on October 20th, Nintendo decided to treat the world with the official teaser of their new highly anticipated console. Over the months we’ve seen rumoured prototypes and apparent leaked patents describing their next console to be a console/handheld hybrid. Well, it looks like that was pretty much spot on.

Here are the 15 things I noticed after watching the Nintendo Switch reveal.

1.NEW LOGO AND NEW NAME

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2. The console itself. This could be the smallest console yet. Not sure what the 2 ports are on the side. Could be memory card slots.

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3.  The controller with light indicators to suggest up to 4 can be connected. Looks more ergonomically designed than Wii U controller.

 

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4. Controllers slide onto console.

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5. Console becomes a handheld gaming tablet

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6. Increased numbers of missing dogs to be registered in the future

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7. Return of game cartridges to the console

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8. Kickstand

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9. Wireless Wii like controllers + new headset?

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10. Another new controller

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11. Return of in car gaming + 3rd type of controller for small hands. In car bracket accessory announced.

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12. Multi device support for multiplayer gameplay

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13. New Mario announced? And spotted Mario amiibos next to console.

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14. Nintendo moving to e-sports?  Future goal?

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