The console’s launching at the equally standard $300 clip. Some people are upset with Nintendo breaking its trend of being less expensive than the competition; however this is what we anticipated. So for $300, you’re getting quite the console.
There’s a stationary kit for your TV, however if you want to go mobile you just slide the Joy-Con controllers onto the side of the tablet and remove it from the mount. The controllers are a clever compromise. They combine motion controls without being gimmicks, and an included controller mount makes for a more modern setup. Nintendo’s also returning to the extremely dependable cartridge game format, creating just about every facet of this console feel like what Nintendo’s been trying to make for a long time. Also, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a set to be the launch title, so we’re not going to be waiting around for good games like we’ve done in the past. Anticipate the Switch in stores worldwide on March 3rd.