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Nintendo Switch Joy-Con struggle with connection issues ahead of launch

Nintendo Switch Joy-Con struggle with connection issues ahead of launch

We're exactly a week out from the launch of Nintendo Switch, which means that many people already have pre-release review units. Though the early reaction has been good in most regards, one rather major issue has reared its ugly head. According to a number of reviewers, the Joy-Con controllers are having some connectivity issues, which may not be a good sign for folks planning to pick up Nintendo's latest console next Friday.

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Nintendo Switch: No Virtual Console at launch, eShop games detailed

Nintendo Switch: No Virtual Console at launch, eShop games detailed

Nintendo is sharing new details about the Switch today, namely covering what players can expect from the console's digital offerings on launch day. Three eShop launch titles have been briefly detailed today, but Nintendo is saving most of the discussion for a "Nindies Showcase" that will be live streamed on February 28. During this presentation, Nintendo will touch on some of the 60 games that have been confirmed for a Switch eShop launch.

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Razer Power Bank equips Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Razer Power Bank equips Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Razer has revealed a Power Bank charging device to take control of their own laptop charging destiny. To make this happen, the Razer Power Bank rolls with several USB ports to charge not only a laptop, but smartphones and tablets as well. Inside this power bank is a massive 12,800 mAh capacity battery, made for long rides on airplanes and in the back seats of cars.

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Blizzard announces massive changes for Hearthstone’s Arena mode

Blizzard announces massive changes for Hearthstone’s Arena mode

If you're a big Hearthstone player, you're almost certainly acquainted with the game's Arena mode. While Hearthstone in general has undergone many changes since it first launched, the Arena mode has been largely left untouched, save for a few minor changes here and there. That's all about to change, as Blizzard today announced a big revamp that it'll be making to Arena with Hearthstone's 7.1 update.

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GameStop will sell you a Nintendo Switch on launch day (if you’re lucky)

GameStop will sell you a Nintendo Switch on launch day (if you’re lucky)

The Nintendo Switch launches in just over a week, but there are going to be quite a few people on launch day who will have to go without. Pre-orders for the Switch were snatched up quickly, with many retailers selling out of their allotments during the first day they were available. Since then, it's been nearly impossible to find a Switch, but some GameStop customers may get lucky come launch day.

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Sony kicks off Critics’ Choice Sale on PS4, PS3, and PS Vita

Sony kicks off Critics’ Choice Sale on PS4, PS3, and PS Vita

We're in a bit of a winter lull as far as game releases go (at least until the Nintendo Switch launches next week), which makes it the perfect time for a big sale. Sony has launched a Critics' Choice Sale for those using PlayStation platforms, and as the name suggests, a number critically acclaimed games are getting some pretty heavy discounts.

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AMD Ryzen pre-order and release date revealed VS Intel

AMD Ryzen pre-order and release date revealed VS Intel

AMD revealed details surrounding their Ryzen Summit Ridge CPUs, including pricing - ready to take on their biggest competitors. This release includes the Ryzen 7 in models 1800X, 1700X, and 1700. These three cards are aimed at out-performing and under-pricing Intel Core processors across the board.

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Pokemon GO celebrates Pokemon Day with partying Pikachu

Pokemon GO celebrates Pokemon Day with partying Pikachu

Pokemon Day is coming up at the beginning of next week, and Niantic has something lined up for Pokemon GO players in celebration. Beginning on Sunday, February 26th, any Pikachu you encounter in the wild will be wearing a party hat for Pokemon Day. Luckily, this event is lasting longer than a single day, giving you plenty of time to capture a party Pikachu even if you don't log in on the 26th.

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This PS4 Pro bundle is better than a sale

This PS4 Pro bundle is better than a sale

If you've been thinking about picking up a PS4 Pro, you might want to hop on this new deal from Newegg quickly. Still being relatively new, we haven't really seen many deals on the PS4 Pro just yet. Just as well, the fact that this new console is meant to be Sony's premium offering likely means that we won't see too many discounts for a while.

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Humble Freedom Bundle ends amazing run with $6.5 million raised

Humble Freedom Bundle ends amazing run with $6.5 million raised

The Humble Freedom Bundle has come and gone, but it's ending its week-long run in success. The Humble Freedom Bundle was unlike any other Humble Bundle we'd ever seen before, offering nearly 50 games and books to benefit three charities: the ACLU, Doctors Without Borders, and the International Rescue Committee. The bundle apparently resonated with PC gamers, as it raised nearly $6.5 million by the time everything was said and done.

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AOC AGON gaming monitors flaunt curves, odd-looking controller

AOC AGON gaming monitors flaunt curves, odd-looking controller

Even while TV makers are still trying, sometimes hard, to sell the idea of curved screens in living rooms, they are already trying to make a grab for your desk. And just as curved TVs promise the ultimate immersive viewing experience, curved PC monitors make the same the same spiel for gaming. AOC’s two new gaming monitors, however, promise to be even more. Blending style and substance, these monitors give the illusion of floating on air thanks to having almost no bezels. But they also bring a dedicated keypad controller that looks both futuristic and weird.

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Fire Emblem Heroes launch celebration continues with new maps and quests

Fire Emblem Heroes launch celebration continues with new maps and quests

Fire Emblem Heroes fans know that orbs (and sometimes feathers) are what make the world go 'round, but they're not always easy to obtain. If you've burned through the free orbs the game gives you by progressing through the story, then you'll definitely want to participate in a new promotion this week. Assuming you play through all the content this promotion is adding, you'll be able to snag a decent number of orbs that can be used for refills or summoning new heroes.

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