In response to outstanding leaker and insider NateTheHate on a latest episode of the Sport and Speak podcast, Nintendo will probably be saying its subsequent console someday subsequent month. Whereas he didn’t reveal the format of the announcement, because it may very well be revealed in a fundamental announcement or a full occasion, he states that he primarily based this info on particulars he realized at Gamescom. Moreover, in keeping with a recent report from Universo Nintendo’s editor-in-chief Felipe Lima which cites his personal nameless sources, “a number of growth corporations/publishing companions of Nintendo are making ready to announce their initiatives, and that a number of retail shops are transferring to arrange the beginning of pre-sales of the system.” It’s price noting these claims have but to be confirmed by Nintendo. Final week, YouTuber Nintendo Prime acknowledged that he was messaged by a good GameStop “Insider” who claims that the company is at present informing shops to arrange for upcoming pre-orders of Nintendo’s subsequent console. The insider additionally claims that he expects the console to be revealed no later than March.
In response to a number of nameless sources from VGC and Eurogamer, who’ve “information of Nintendo’s next-gen console”, the subsequent console will launch within the second half of 2024, and the console’s growth kits have already been handed out to a number of accomplice studios. Moreover, some sources claimed that just like the Nintendo Swap, the console may have a conveyable mode, and it’ll launch with an LCD display versus an OLED display, to cut back prices and required storage for video games. The console may also run bodily video games through a cartridge slot much like the Nintendo Swap. Particulars in regards to the console’s backwards compatibility have but to be revealed. None of those claims have formally been confirmed by Nintendo.
In response to Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa, the writer will preserve releasing new titles and content material for Nintendo Swap “with out being certain by the standard idea of the platform lifecycle,” and states that the corporate “want to proceed to see many shoppers play Nintendo Swap, and to keep up our enterprise momentum.” This assertion was made in the course of the firm’s second quarter monetary outcomes presentation as noticed by Gematsu. It doubtless signifies that the Swap will proceed to obtain help even after a brand new console is ultimately launched. Moreover, Furukawa additionally acknowledged that the paid Nintendo Swap On-line service has surpassed a complete of 38 million registered customers as of September 30, 2023, and that the corporate additionally plans on “increasing the content material accessible by Nintendo Swap On-line.”