The Nintendo Switch closes in on N64's lifetime sales
The Nintendo Switch closes in on N64's lifetime sales
Mario Kart Tour has been delayed until summer
01 February, 2019, 08:26
After the Wii U faltered years ago with only just a little over 12 million units sold in lifetime sales, the Nintendo Switch has come surging like a rocket onto the market. Nintendo revealed in a financial report that the delay is to improve the quality of the game.
The report comes from Nikkei (as translated by the folks over at Gematsu) and claims that Nintendo has been speaking with developers and suppliers about potentially launching a smaller Switch in 2019, with an emphasis on portability.
In their latest quarterly results they've downgraded their target to just 17 million, which they'll easily meet because they're now on 14.49 million.
A quarterly record of 9.41 million Switch machines were sold between October and December last year, marking a 30 percent year-over-year increase.
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Andy Murray says he had hip operation in London It's still completely uncertain if Murray will be back on tour and he didn't mention anything in his port. The surgery took place on Monday and in his post, Andy shared the picture of him lying on a hospital bed.
You'll have to wait longer to get your hands on the very first Mario Kart game for Android and iOS.
Splatoon 2 hit 8.27 million worldwide and with 3.3 million sales in Japan becomes the best-selling Switch game in its homeland.
Nintendo has expanded into the realm of mobile titles in recent years, developing their own versions of some of their iconic franchises for smart phones.
Nintendo has announced that Mario Kart Tour, an upcoming mobile entry in the much-loved racing series, has been delayed.
Despite her casual reaction to a very permanent error, Grande seems to have added more Japanese characters to her palm. Now, apparently the tattoo reads, " Japanese BBQ finger ♡", instead of " 7 Rings ♡".
Chelsea will launch a last-minute bid to sign Watford midfielder Abdoulaye Doucoure on transfer deadline day , reports say. However, Willian's departure would likely see him feature much more prominently under Maurizio Sarri .
But it removed language from its December policy statement that risks to the outlook were "roughly balanced". Powell has been invoking the word " patient " to describe the Fed's latest approach to rates increases.
The Lakers announced James participated in the scrimmage portion of Wednesday's practice and will be evaluated again Thursday. On Monday, reports began surfacing that Kyrie Irving's situation in Boston wasn't a great as originally assumed.
Last year, the Asian country recorded its slowest growth in almost 30 years, making the USA trade war an unwelcome development. If both sides fail to reach an agreement by March 1, USA tariffs on Chinese goods will be raised to 25 percent from 10 percent.
The American Academy of Pediatrics suggests no more than one hour of screen time for kids between two and five-years-old. This increased to 25 hours a week when the children turned three years old, and 11 hours per week at five years of age.
Ben Affleck has earlier played Batman in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Suicide Squad and Justice League . The actor went on to scotch rumours he was giving up the role, saying he was "so excited to be Batman ".
Jordi Alba assisted Suarez for another score in the 89th minute, but Barcelona wasn't finished decimating its La Liga foe. Barca still had work to do, but two goals in two minutes early in the second half turned things decisively their way.
He was reported in December to be " healing well , " but has been the subject of conflicting reports as to his return. Porzingis is "searching for clarity on his future role with the team and Knicks direction", Wojnarowski adds .
According to TMZ , Smollett told the police in an interview that his assailants yelled "MAGA country" during the attack. Smollett asked police to shut down the body cameras as he explained why the rope was around his neck.
Warnings for snow and ice issued across the UK
As the cold snap continues Worthing has been issued with a warning to expect "heavy snow" this evening (Thursday, January 31). The Met Office is forecasting a night of snow for Banbury and the surrounding areas with a yellow weather warning in place.
Arctic cold pounds on U.S. Northeast and Midwest
A University of Iowa student was found dead on campus of possible exposure early on Wednesday, according to university officials. You've probably heard by now that a polar vortex is blanketing parts of the USA in snow, ice, and beyond-freezing weather.
You Can Already Say Goodbye to Live Tiles in Windows 10
Microsoft Windows' two media main media products - Windows Media Player & Windows Media Center are to experience a major change. Microsoft is now suggesting that Windows 10 Mobile consumers shift to Android or iOS handsets.
Naomi Osaka Australian Open win
Osaka now is officially the first Asian player in tennis history to be World No.1, after the WTA rankings were updated on Monday. Osaka, who shot to global fame after claiming her first Grand Slam title last September at the U.S.