Nintendo Switch

From Nookipedia, the Animal Crossing wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Nintendo Switch console and dock
Available colors:
Manufacturer Nintendo
Type Home Console/Handheld hybrid
Released March 3, 2017
Media Game Cartridge, Digital Download
Predecessor Wii U
Successor None

The Nintendo Switch, codenamed NX, is Nintendo's current video game console. Officialy revealed via a trailer posted on Nintendo's YouTube and social media channels on October 20, 2016, it was released worldwide on March 3, 2017, with a set price of $299.99. The Switch is a hybrid device: players can play it as a handheld console or as a home console using a TV-connected dock. Similar to the DS and 3DS, cartridges serve as the physical format of its games. Unlike the Wii and Wii U before it, the Switch is not backwards-compatible with either 3DS or Wii U software.[1]

On September 13, 2018, Nintendo announced Animal Crossing: New Horizons, set to be released in March 20, 2020.[2]


Nintendo Switch Lite[edit]

Switch Lite.png
Available colors:
Manufacturer Nintendo
Released WW September 20, 2019
Media Game Cartridge, Digital Download
Predecessor Wii U, Nintendo Switch (concurrent)
Successor None

Nintendo Switch Lite is the first redesign for the Nintendo Switch. It was announced on July 10, 2019, and released on September 20, 2019.[3]. The Switch Lite is a smaller and handheld only version of the Nintendo Switch, with no removable controllers. It is available in yellow, gray and turquoise and cost $199.99.

List of Games[edit]

Game Release
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate December 7, 2018
Animal Crossing: New Horizons March 20, 2020



This article is a stub. You can help Nookipedia by expanding it.
"Please look forward to the completed project." This article or section is in the process of an expansion or major restructuring.
You are welcome to assist in its construction by editing it as well. If this article or section has not been edited in several days, please remove this template.