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The latest news, reviews, and game guides for the Nintendo Switch, all in one place. Digital Trends offers in-depth coverage of everything Nintendo, with a focus on the company’s flagship console — the Switch. Whether you’re looking for the latest Legend of Zelda game or Joy-Con tips, we’ve got you covered.

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Another Code: Recollection review: this remake leaves a lasting memory

Another Code: Recollection is a welcome remake of two cult classic narrative adventure games from the Nintendo DS and Wii days.
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The best Switch games for 2024

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Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown is getting a miracle Switch port this summer

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Pokémon Scarlet and Violet’s epilogue is a disappointing conclusion

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How to get the Buster Sword in Apex Legends and how it works

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An AI company may have just leaked the Nintendo Switch 2’s name and release month

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An Xbox game could be coming to Switch. Here are the most likely candidates

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10 significant video game anniversaries worth celebrating in 2024

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I was burnt out on video games until I dusted off my Nintendo DS

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The best video game remakes of all time

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The best Nintendo Switch games for kids

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The best video game consoles for 2024

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All upcoming Switch games: 2024, and beyond

The Nintendo Switch is home to a superb library of games, and more are on the way. In this roundup, we'll dive into the best upcoming Switch games.
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The best co-op games on Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch is home to a bunch of great co-op games. From TMNT: Shredder's Revenge and Minecraft to Rocket League and Streets of Rage 4, here are the best.
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6 Nintendo series that still haven’t made an appearance on the Switch

While most of Nintendo's biggest franchises have gotten new games on Switch, there's a handful of heavy hitters still waiting for their moment.
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The best indie games for 2024

There are dozens of indie games released every day, but only a select few can make the list of the best indie games. Here's which ones you should play in 2023.
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The best multiplayer games on Switch

No matter the type of multiplayer experience you are looking for, this hybrid console has it all. Here are the best multiplayer games on the Nintendo Switch.
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2023 gaming report card: how did PlayStation, Xbox, and Nintendo score?

After a long 12 months filled with games and industry shake-ups, we're handing Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo their final grades for 2023.
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How to get the Lamborghini car body in Fortnite

If you want to score the Lamborghini Car Body style in Fortnite, you'll need to first purchase a specific bundle in Rocket League. Here's how to do it.
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The best video game villains of all time

Who are the best of the bad guys in gaming? There are hundreds of villains to pick, but this is our list of the absolute best video game antagonists ever made.
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Red Dead Redemption on Switch is already discounted in holiday sale

If you were hoping to snag Red Dead Redemption on Switch, you can get it and other titles at a discount in Nintendo's holiday sale.
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The best last-minute gifts for Nintendo Switch owners

Not sure what to buy for the gamer in your life? If they own a Nintendo Switch, here are some games and accessories they'll love.
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The year’s best sports documentary is about Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out

A two-hour video about the history of Mike Tyson's Punch-Out and its speedrunning scene is the best sports documentary of the year.
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The best last-minute holiday Nintendo Switch deals available now

There are still some holiday Nintendo Switch deals that you can buy right now, including bundles that come with the console, a game, and Nintendo Switch Online.
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Our favorite Switch games of 2023: Tears of the Kingdom, Mario, and much more

2023 may have been the best year for the Nintendo Switch yet. Here were our favorite Nintendo games from a star-studded year.
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Nintendo Switch Year in Review 2023 is live: Here’s how to see your stats

Are you curious about how you spent your time on the Nintendo Switch this year? If so, you'll want to check out your Year in Review 2023. Here's how to do it.
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All new and returning Pokémon in Scarlet and Violet: The Indigo Disk

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet's Indigo Disk DLC is bringing some new, and old, monsters to the game. Here's who's coming to Paldea.
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Gifting a Nintendo Switch for the Holidays? This is the bundle to buy

Best Buy has a fantastic Nintendo Switch OLED bundle which includes Super Smash Bros Ultimate and three months of Switch Online membership.
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Fortnite Peter Griffin guide: how to unlock the skin and beat the boss

Family Guy's Peter Griffin makes an appearance in Fortnite chapter 5, season 1 as both a cosmetic and as an in-game boss. Here's everything you need to know.
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Fortnite Banana emote code: How to get the Nanner Ringer emote for free

This limited-time emote requires you to activate a code on the Fortnite website, but you need to act fast. Here's everything you need to know about the process.
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Where to get Cluster Clingers in Fortnite and how they work

If you want to blow stuff up in the new Fortnite season, you'll really enjoy the Cluster Clinger. We'll tell you where you can pick one up and how it works.
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Where to get Ballistic Shields in Fortnite and how they work

The Ballistic Shield is an immensely useful item to keep around in Fortnite. We'll tell you where to find one and how to use it to defend yourself in battle.
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Where to get Grapple Blades in Fortnite and how they work

Slicing and dicing is the name of the game with the Grapple Blade. Here's where to find this new mobility item in Fortnite and how to dish out damage.
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Nintendo Switch vs. PlayStation Portal: which portable device is best?

If you want to play from the comfort of your bed, or simply share the TV, a handheld device is the key. Should you get the PlayStation Portal or the Switch?

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