Instead, Nintendo considers the main part of the console the part with the LCD screen with detachable Joy-Con controllers.
For home gaming on a TV, the Nintendo Switch can be placed in a dock and connected to a television.
Nintendo announced a list of partner developers which will integrate their games into the Nintendo Switch. The device can also be lifted from the dock as a portable device for gaming.
You can see a first-look at the Nintendo Switch on Nintendo's official YouTube channel.
Nintendo Switch launch window titles, its price, release date, and specifications will be shared at a later date. It also features single and multiplayer capabilities.
The standalone display is able to support multiple players with split screen arrangement. The system changes over to portable mode in an instant when the Switch tablet is pulled out from its dock.
While the console looks extremely cool, a video game platform isn't much without games. Which means Nintendo will have a maximum of roughly 3 months to market the system and give us as many details as they can before release. The trailer also showed The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, but we knew that was coming to the system.
In the "Nintendo Switch" trailer, there are highly notable games were shown.
Nintendo previous gaming system, the Wii U, was released in 2012 but suffered from poor adoption from consumers and struggled to match the success of its predecessor the Wii.
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What was expected to be the reveal of the anticipated Nintendo DX, Nintendo now introduces their next confirmed console with a new name, the Nintendo Switch.