• Say what? Nintendo states Switch NES Joy-Con will only work on NES games

    1 month ago - By Destructoid

    So about that NES Joy-Con duo.
    As is the case with anything in a marketing video: it looked amazing at first. Hey, 8bitdo already makes them but these are shiny and official, and approved by Nintendo. Then the provisos came. It's $60 for a pair. Oh, and you need to subscribe to Nintendo's online service to even have the right to buy them. But that's not the worst part.
    According to Nintendo's AU website, they can only be used for the select NES games that are coming to the subscription service. Yikes! It's right there on the site: "Please note: Nintendo Entertainment System Controllers can...
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  • The Nintendo Switch Online NES Games Will Have “HD Resolution, Filters, & Special Save States”

    The Nintendo Switch Online NES Games Will Have “HD Resolution, Filters, & Special Save States”

    1 month ago - By My Nintendo News

    Apparently, the online play will not be the only feature that Nintendo's Switch Online NES titles will have. Some people have received an email from the company today, and it contains more details. According to Nintendo, the NES titles will also have “HD resolution, filters, and special save states”. Screenshots of the email can be...
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  • Switch Online NES games will run in 'HD resolution,' and will offer filters

    Switch Online NES games will run in 'HD resolution,' and will offer filters

    1 month ago - By Go Nintendo

    A few more tidbits about the upcoming NES games for the Switch Online service. A bit of documentaion from Nintendo shows that these NES games are going to run at 'HD resolution,' but a specific number is not given. On top of that, we also see that there will be various filter options for the games, but again, there's no breakdown as to what those filters are.
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