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Nintendo Sells 2.6 Million Units Of Hardware In The U.S. In December Alone

4 monthes ago   |   By GameInformer

As the hibernating bear of sales analysis wakes up from its post-Christmas lull, it is time for companies to brag about how much hardware they sold over the holiday. First up is Nintendo, which boasts an absurd 2.6 million units of hardware in the month of December, an exceptionally high number even for the Christmas season.
The numbers, delivered by the NPD Group, include the Switch, the Nintendo 3DS, and the SNES Classic Edition, with the sales ranking in that order. The Switch, which notably had no official holiday bundle or discount of any kind, lead the charge with 1.5 million units...
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Avoid losing your Nintendo Switch's tiny game cards with this DIY storage controller

Avoid losing your Nintendo Switch's tiny game cards with this DIY storage controller

4 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

When I bought my Nintendo Switch last year, I was a little surprised at just how small the individual game cards were. With a small child at home, I've been extra vigilant about keeping track of them, because no one wants to spend $60 on a tiny piece of plastic that can easily vanish. The same thought occurred to Bob Clagett, who runs the YouTube channel I Like to Make Stuff. In his latest video, he shows viewers how to make their own controller that doubles as a storage box for the cards.
I've been hooked on Clagett's videos for a while now - ever since I came across his Shoretrooper...
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Nintendo Switch Sold 1.5 Million in US Last Month

Nintendo Switch Sold 1.5 Million in US Last Month

4 monthes ago   |   By Game Rant

Data from the American market research company known as the NPD Group reports that the Nintendo Switch sold 1.5 million units in the U.S. during December 2017.
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