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Should You Buy a Portable Nintendo Switch Dock?

If you travel with your Nintendo Switch you might appreciate the ability to play docked when you’re near a TV or monitor away from home. The official dock is a lot bigger than necessary to get the job done. That’s why you mig…

How to Save Money on Nintendo Switch Games

If you own a Nintendo Switch you’re probably used to keeping one eye on the eShop for bargains. But with so many titles on the Switch, it can be hard to keep track. Fortunately, there’s more than one way to save money on Swit…

How to Turn Off Your Nintendo Switch

Although putting your Nintendo Switch to sleep is easy, powering down your Switch off completely (or restarting it) requires an extra step that’s not obvious. Here’s how to do it.

Nintendo Switch OLED: Is Screen Burn-in a Problem?

The Nintendo Switch OLED has a lot to offer, but there’s one thing to keep in mind if you’re going for an OLED display: permanent image retention, or burn-in. So is Nintendo’s handheld susceptible? Let’s take a look….

How to Appear Offline on Nintendo Switch

Secretly playing your Nintendo Switch can be difficult because, by default, Nintendo alerts all of your friends when you launch a game, and they can see if you’re online from their friends list. Luckily, you can always appear…

How to Turn Off Player Drawings in “Splatoon 2”

Nintendo’s Splatoon 2 translates the squad-based, first-person shooter into a nonviolent game that’s suitable for a younger audience. But the game displays drawings (called “posts”) created by other players. Luckily, there ar…

What Are “Best Friends” on Nintendo Switch?

On a Nintendo Switch, you can mark certain friends as your “Best Friends.” These people are your core group of trusted friends. Here’s what a Best Friend is and how to take full advantage of the special status in Settings….
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