Placeholders in Target’s system record Switch for $300, 15 titles coming at launch – rumor

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Another retailer has listed a worth for Nintendo’s Switch console.


It’s as if they’re all utilizing Progressive’s Name Your Price Tool or one thing.

Horrible joking apart, Target is the most recent chain to record a placeholder for Nintendo Switch in its system. It will run you $299.99 per the system entry. The retailer additionally has 15 sport placeholders (some listed for $59.99) able to be stuffed in as soon as Nintendo proclaims software program choices on Friday.

These vacant slots had been posted by Wario64 on Twitter, and yow will discover extra data on these via a thread on NeoGAF.

As Nintendo Life notes, it’ greatest if everybody information this as a rumor in the intervening time. After all, the Switch presentation is simply two days away. Then, we are going to lastly know for positive the precise record worth.

Earlier at present, a rumored pre-order price tag posted by a Walmart employee listed the system for $400. If correct, it may very well be one of multiple SKUs to be made available. Still, $400 is somewhat steep.

Japanese monetary paper Nikkei reported earlier this week Nintendo Switch would retail for lower than $250 – at the least in Japan.

The curtain will lastly be eliminated Friday when the Switch presentation kicks off in Japan. The occasion will final round one hour, after which Nintendo will host a Treehouse Live episode offering a have a look at video games coming to the system.

According GameStop, these titles include a Pokemon game, Skyrim, new title choices for Mario, Splatoon, the NBA franchise, and naturally, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

Nintendo’s Treehouse Live stream will likely be broadcast on the official Nintendo YouTube and Twitch channels at 6:30am PT/9:30am ET/2:30pm UK on January 13.

The Switch presentation will likely be livestreamed beginning at 8pm PT/11pm ET (January 12)/ 4am UK on Friday, January 13.