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  • News So Long Ouya, We Hardly Knew Ye

    Gone and forgotten

    Reflect on 2013 and you might remember the Android-based console known as the Ouya. It was one of the earlier tech success stories on Kickstarter and marketed itself as a direct competitor to modern video game systems of the time, such as the Wii U. It also openly publicised the fact it could emulate traditional consoles such as...

  • News Could A 'Switch Mini' Be Key To Nvidia's Financial Revival?

    "We've returned to growth in gaming"

    As we all know, Nvidia makes the clever little chips that go inside the Nintendo Switch, and its alliance with the Kyoto veteran has proven to be a profitable one thus far. However, Nvidia's business goes beyond the Tegra line of silicon and includes cryptocurrency mining, AI, automobile tech, data centres and...

August2018

  • News Mario Kart Wii Will Soon Be Playable On The Nvidia Shield In China

    Will Wii emulation ever come to Switch?

    You may well be aware that a number of Nintendo's first-party Wii titles have been ported to the Nvidia Shield in China as part of the two companies' growing friendship, with several classics already being available. Now, it looks like Mario Kart Wii is about to drift its way into the action, too. During...

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  • News NVIDIA CEO Talks Up 'Incredible' Nintendo Switch

    Expects people to be "amazed by it"

    The Nintendo Switch, as we found out during its reveal, is going to be powered by a custom Tegra GPU by NVIDIA. For a few years the 'Tegra' range has aimed to deliver powerful portable graphics while suiting handheld / mobile formats; with the impressive work seen in older chips in the 'Shield' devices, it'll be...

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  • News 3DS Will Supposedly Not Use NVIDIA's Tegra Technology

    Digital Foundry's sources 'corroborates' what was claimed by IGN's insiders

    When rumblings of a new generation of handheld from Nintendo were first felt last year, there were reports of industry insiders leaking information on the 3DS hardware architecture. Claims of NVIDIA's Tegra chip being used in the 3DS are now being contradicted by Digital Foundry's sources, who claim that a Nintendo/NVIDIA..