EA Teases More Switch Games Are Coming

During the Electronic Arts earnings call, management shared an update on the company’s stance on supporting the Nintendo Switch. So far, EA has only released 5 games on Switch, including FIFA 18, FIFA 19, FIFA 20, Unravel Two, and Fe. But looking ahead, can fans expect more releases on Switch.

EA CFO Blake Jorgensen said EA has been “very pleased” with “how well Nintendo has done with the Switch.” Nintendo just recently announced that the Switch has passed 52.48 million units sold, which is a very strong start for the system that launched in 2017.

The executive said EA is “always” discussing ideas with Nintendo for future game support. “As the platform grows, our interest in developing for it grows,” Jorgsensen said.

Jorgensen went on to say that EA has been cautious thus far with supp...

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New Nintendo Switch Model Reportedly Already on the Way

There are basically three different Nintendo Switch models at this point: the original production model, the updated model, and the Nintendo Switch Lite. The difference between the three is largely battery life expectations, with the Nintendo Switch Lite being a handheld-only device with built-in controllers. But if a new report is to be believed, there will be at least one more Nintendo Switch model in the mix by the end of this year.

According to the Taiwanese website DigiTimes, Nintendo is reportedly set to introduce a new model of Switch in mid-2020 with volume production set to begin at the end of Q1 2020. DigiTimes attributes this information to sources in the supply stream for the upcoming devices...

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