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The Nintendo Switch: Release Date and Price info!

Nintendo announced that the Nintendo Switch will release worldwide on March 3rd for $299.99! The system will include the console, the Joy-Con (L and R), a Joy-Con grip, a set of wrist straps for the Joy-Con, a Switch dock, an HDMI cable and an AC adapter. There are two versions of the console set to release at launch. One will be a version with a set of gray Joy-Cons, and the other will have the neon blue and neon red Joy-Con. Both set to release at the same price.


Along with the announcement of the console, came the games. There will be 5 launch titles, as well as other games announced for the rest of the year. Of course, you have the new Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (which was amazing) and a new open world Super Mario game named, Super Mario Odyssey. What was great to see was a new Bomberman game, a new JRPG from Square Enix named Project: Octopath Traveler and a few other titles. Check out  the Nintendo Switch line up for 2017 below.

Throughout social media, people have discussed the amount of games launching alongside the switch. Some have been either let down, or content with the launch title line up.

Regardless, people are talking about the switch. If you’re looking to get your hands on a Nintendo Switch, keep an eye on the Amazon Switch Pre-Order page for the Grey Bundle or the Neon Bundle. Also, if you’re looking to pre-order Nintendo Switch video games click here. You can get 20% off of your pre-orders from Amazon, if you have Amazon Prime. Tweet us your thoughts on the Nintendo Switch at @FatKidDeals.