Tag: joycons

Nintendo Switch VS Wikipad

Nintendo Wins Over Gamevice’s Lawsuit Claiming Joy-Con Patent Infringement

Since the Switch’s year of release back in 2017, the company has been in the mix of an ongoing lawsuit with Gamevice who had claimed that Nintendo was infringing on their patent of detachable controllers. These were initially used on...

/ March 14, 2020

Nintendo Files a New Patent for Hinged Joy-Con

Nintendo are just full of ideas lately! First a bizarre wheel-like accessory for exercising (we think), and now a hinged Joy-Con. The patent was filed just recently by Nintendo and whilst it’s all in Japanese, the images speak for themselves....

/ September 7, 2019
Green Joy Cons

New Dual Green Switch Joy-Cons Announced

A few weeks ago, Nintendo announced that two new Joy-Con colour variations (Blue/Neon Yellow and Neon Purple/Neon Orange) would soon be hitting store shelves. But today, Best Buy in the United States announced on their website that dual green Joy-Cons...

/ August 11, 2019
Hori D-Pad

HORI Bringing Switch D-Pad Joy-Cons to the West

In a recent video from IGN, it was confirmed that the Switch D-Pad Joy-Cons are finally coming to the west! And even better, they’re coming with unique Legend of Zelda and Mario designs. They plan on being released this September...

/ July 27, 2018