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54 Amazon gifts teenagers actually want, from a mystical board game to cozy loungewear

Prices are accurate at the time of publication. Amazon has an abundance of great gifts for teens, from the "Dune" books to a Kindle to read them on.Amazon Teens are notoriously difficult to shop for, especially when it comes to gifts.  To help ease shopping stress, we put together a list of 54 cool and convenient Amazon gifts.  Still looking for gift ideas? Check out our list of the all-time best products we've ever tested. Teens may be difficult to shop for, but you don't need to sea...
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Nintendo's new Switch OLED promises a bigger and better screen - here's how it compares to the standard Switch and Switch Lite

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. The Nintendo Switch OLED features an improved screen. Nintendo Nintendo's new Switch OLED console has slimmer bezels and a bigger screen with better contrast. It still offers the same 720p screen resolution and 1080p TV output as the previous model, however. The Nintendo Switch OLED will launch on October 8 for $350 -that's $50 more than the standard model. Nintendo Switch (small) Switch Lite ...
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Game Builder Garage’s Newest Video Shows How You’ll Make Games

Have you ever wanted to make your own game? Well, Nintendo is making it a bit simpler with its upcoming programming game Game Builder Garage. A new video reveals exactly how you’ll create your very own game on the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo attempts to simplify game design with Nodons. As described in the video, these helpers “live inside the Nintendo Switch system and each has its own role to play in building games.” Essentially, the Nodon are customizable objects, characters, and actions you w...
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The best Cyber Monday deals still available on Tuesday: Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Target, and more

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Some of the best Cyber Monday deals are still active through Tuesday  — and we're here to help sort through the sales. Throughout the rest of Cyber Week, we'll be updating this page with all the remaining sales and discounts, which right now includes Jabra's Elite Active 75t headphones, the iRobot Roomba 675, and the Apple Watch Series 6.Check back to this page often ...
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LIVE: The best Nintendo Switch deals before Prime Day ends — save up to 33% on games and accessories

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day will soon come to a close tonight at 11:59 p.m. PT, but many Nintendo Switch deals are still live. Although a handful of popular games like "Pokemon Sword and Shield" and "Let's Go Pikachu" have sold out already, plenty more discounts remain.The Switch has been the bestselling gaming console during a record-setting...
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LIVE: The best Nintendo Switch deals on day 2 of Amazon Prime Day — save 33% on "Super Mario Party" and "Breath of the Wild"

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2020 is here, and that means lots of discounts on games and accessories for the Nintendo Switch until the event ends at 11:59 PM PT tonight. Though, don't hold your breath for discounts on Switch consoles.The Switch has been the bestselling gaming console during a record-setting year for video game sales, drawing i...
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LIVE: The best Nintendo Switch deals of Amazon Prime Day 2020 – save $20 on "Super Mario Party" and "Splatoon 2”

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2020 is here, and that means lots of discounts on games and accessories for the Nintendo Switch until the event ends October 14.The Switch has been the bestselling gaming console during a record-setting year for video game sales, drawing in millions of new players with its unique portable design. Exclusive Nintendo...
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LIVE: The best Nintendo Switch deals of Amazon Prime Day 2020 – save big on games, accessories, and more

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2020 is here at last, delivering thousands of deals to Amazon Prime members, and that includes lots of discounts on games and accessories for the Nintendo Switch hybrid console.The Switch has been the bestselling gaming console during a record-setting year for video game sales, drawing in millions of new players wi...
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The best Nintendo Switch deals we expect on Amazon Prime Day 2020 — plus early deals on select games

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Ben Gilbert/Business Insider Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2020 will deliver thousands of deals to Amazon Prime members, and that includes dozens of discounts on games and accessories for the Nintendo Switch.The Switch has been the bestselling gaming console during a record-setting year for video game sales, drawing in millions of new players with its unique portable design. ...
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The best Nintendo Switch deals we expect on Amazon Prime Day 2020 — plus 2 early deals live now

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Julian Stratenschulte/picture alliance via Getty Images Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2020 will deliver thousands of deals to Amazon Prime members on October 13 and 14, and it might be the best way to get your hands on this year's hottest video game console, the Nintendo Switch.The Switch has been the bestselling gaming console during a record-setting year for video game sale...
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Best Ethernet Adapter for Switch – Nintendo Switch Lan Adapter of 2020

Nintendo Switch does not have an Ethernet port, but it does have WiFi to connect from the unit to the internet. Although connected via the WiFi, the experience may be a bit clumsy if you have a poor WiFi connection. In such cases, it becomes tricky if you wish to play multiplayer games. Not only that, but you won’t even have access to the online eShop store. And I tell you that there are some amazing games that can be only purchased electronically apart from the retail softwares that you can do...
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Nintendo now says that the accounts of 300,000 Switch users have been hacked (NTDOY)

Nintendo's Switch game console is wildly popular, with over 55 million units sold — and it's been out of stock nearly everywhere for months due to increased demand as millions are forced indoors amid the coronavirus pandemic. As more people than ever are using the Switch, Nintendo Switch digital accounts are increasingly being targeted by hackers. Nintendo revealed a major breach in April: "About 160,000 accounts" of Nintendo Switch users were impacted, the company said at the time. As it turn...
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Nintendo says that at least 160,000 Switch users' accounts have been hacked (NTDOY)

Nintendo's Switch game console is wildly popular, with over 50 million units sold — and it's currently out of stock nearly everywhere due to increased demand as millions are forced indoors amid the coronavirus pandemic. As more people than ever are using the Switch, Nintendo Switch digital accounts are increasingly being targeted by hackers.  Nintendo revealed a major breach on Friday morning: "About 160,000 accounts" of Nintendo Switch users were impacted, the company said. Visit Business Ins...
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'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' is getting a massive update on Wednesday — here's everything that's new

Nintendo will update "Super Smash Bros. Ultimate" Wednesday, bringing massive changes to the popular Switch game. The update will bring major changes to the game, including a new stage-builder mode, a video editor, and Smash World, a new platform to share created stages, characters, and media. Nintendo will also add the game's second downloadable character, Joker, the protagonist from "Persona 5." The "Super Smash Bros. Ultimate" Ver. 3.0 update should go live by 11:30 p.m. EST on April 17 fo...
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The 7 biggest things to expect from Nintendo in 2019

In 2019, Nintendo plans to release the first-ever "core" Pokémon game for the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo is also reportedly working on a new version of the Nintendo Switch, which could arrive in the coming year. Before the end of March 2019, Nintendo is expected to launch its first "Mario Kart" game for smartphones. Nintendo is a notoriously secretive company, and much of the coming year for the Japanese gaming giant is a mystery.  That said, we have a pretty good idea about some of Nintendo's...
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The 6 biggest things to expect from Nintendo in 2019

In 2019, Nintendo plans to release the first-ever "core" Pokémon game for the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo is also reportedly working on a new version of the Nintendo Switch, which could arrive in the coming year. Before the end of March 2019, Nintendo is expected to launch its first "Mario Kart" game for smartphones. Nintendo is a notoriously secretive company, and much of the coming year for the Japanese gaming giant is a mystery.  That said, we have a pretty good idea about some of Nintendo's...
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Sony's PlayStation group will no longer compete with Nintendo over handheld game consoles

Sony's PlayStation group has a major hit on its hands with the PlayStation 4. It's the most popular game console in the world by a long shot. On the flipside, Sony's handheld gaming console — the PlayStation Vita — has faded into history. The end of Vita production in 2019 will mark Sony's exit from the portable gaming market. As of 2019, the only gaming company making dedicated portable gaming consoles will be Nintendo. Sony's PlayStation group is laser-focused on the PlayStation 4, and with...
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You'll have to pay to play Nintendo Switch games online — except for 'Fortnite' (NTDOY)

Nintendo's about to launch its first ever paid online service, Nintendo Switch Online, for $20/year.  The new service is required to play various Switch games online, including "Mario Kart 8 Deluxe" and "Splatoon 2." "Fortnite" is apparently excluded — a major exception to a huge shift in playing Nintendo games online. Nintendo's upcoming online service forces Switch owners to pay $20/year to play games online.  Enjoy playing "Mario Kart 8 Deluxe" online for free? How about "Splatoon 2?" Enjo...
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The biggest game in the world, 'Fortnite,' is finally coming to the Nintendo Switch

"Fortnite" is headed to the Nintendo Switch — a perfect marriage of an absurdly popular game with an absurdly popular game console. Nintendo announced the news at E3 2018, the annual video game industry trade show, in Los Angeles. The game's arrival on Switch has been hotly anticipated by fans — and even some celebrities.  Nintendo says the game will be available at 10 a.m. PT on Tuesday morning, so you don't have long to wait. It's finally happening: "Fortnite" is coming to the Nintendo Swi...
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A huge Nintendo franchise is coming to the Nintendo Switch this year: 'Super Smash Bros.'

One of Nintendo's most popular franchises, "Super Smash Bros.", is headed to the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo says the game will arrive in 2018 — it's likely to be a major holiday game, but there's no scheduled release date. A handful of characters are clearly shown in the tease, including Mario, Link, Bowser, and Pikachu. Nintendo has got another huge game coming to its hit Nintendo Switch game console: "Super Smash Bros." A video showing two characters from the "Splatoon" franchise teased the...
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Dark Souls, Donkey Kong, Kirby, and Mario Tennis Updates for the Nintendo Switch

Dark Souls, Donkey Kong, Kirby, and Mario Tennis updates for the Nintendo Switch Nintendo debuted a new Nintendo Direct Mini video presentation today spotlighting a selection of first- and third-party titles coming in early 2018. Following a strong holiday season, Nintendo Switch owners will see a variety of new games and content arriving in the next few months, including Dark Souls: Remastered, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, Mario Tennis Aces and Kirby Star Allies games, and a certain...
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Super Mario Odyssey Now the Fastest-Selling Mario Game in the United States

Super Mario Odyssey now the fastest-selling Mario game in the United States In the five days since the release of Super Mario Odyssey, the first game in the long-running franchise for the Nintendo Switch, the title has sold more than 1.1 million units in the United States, making if the fastest-selling Super Mario game ever in the U.S., surpassing the New Super Mario Bros. Wii game. Super Mario Odyssey is also the fastest-selling game so far for Nintendo Switch. “The public continues to respo...
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Nintendo Is Shutting Down Miiverse

Well, it was bound to happen sooner or later. The Miiverse universe is coming to a close. What started on the 3DS and Wii U will end with the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo is apparently looking elsewhere to proliferate its social networking status and it won't be through the Mii-centric...
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JEFFERIES: Wall Street massively underestimated Nintendo's Switch (NTDOY)

Shares of Nintendo have been on roller coaster ride with the viral explosion of Pokemon Go, the revamping of Mario, and the release of its new console, the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo has rallied 73% over the past year, but has been stuck in a trading range of between $25 and $36 since July.  In a note sent out to clients on Wednesday, Jefferies analyst Atul Goyal reiterated his buy rating and $43 a share price target on the Japanese game maker. That represents a potential gain of 46%. Nintendo sh...
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The gorgeous new 'Legend of Zelda' game just got even better thanks to a software update

Nintendo has quietly released a small update for its blockbuster hit "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild," the flagship launch game for the Nintendo Switch.  Nintendo is being tight-lipped about what the patch actually does — the update's official description, via Nintendo's website, says simply that "adjustments have been made to make for a more pleasant gaming experience." But as GameSpot reports, the hordes of "Zelda" fans out there have observed that the update actually makes the game p...
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Nintendo Switch Adds Another Launch Title Ahead Of Release

While the launch line-up continues to receive critical remarks from everyone on the outside looking in at Nintendo's software stash for the Nintendo Switch, Nintendo has been quietly adding more games to for the March 3rd release of their new hybrid portable home console.
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