Author: Peter Lopez

Breath of the Wild Switch, Wii U differences detailed

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for Wii U and Nintendo Switch will essentially be the same game, though Nintendo has recently shared some slight differences between the two versions. Speaking with IGN, Nintendo has confirmed that both versions of Breath of the Wild will possess the same content, however, Zelda on Switch will run in 900p with the Wii U at 720p. Each title will also have the same frame rate which has been locked at 30 fps. Both versions of the game will release on March 3, but a physical copy on Wii U will...

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No friend codes for Nintendo Switch

Though the pricing for the Nintendo Switch’s online component has yet to be revealed, we now know however that the online system will not use friend codes. “The reality is, the way that online experiences have progressed, it’s an expensive proposition,” said Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime while speaking with CNET. He then mentions, “The amount of servers we need to support Smash Brothers or Mario Kart — these big multiplayer games — is not a small investment.” Fils-Aims then references the way in which contacts were made in the past and says, “There are no friend codes...

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