Nintendo Switch hands on events will take place in three UK cities starting next weekend

This month, UK residents can try out Nintendo Switch before the system launches next month along with six titles.

Console headlines

  • Expect a new Tony Hawk console title in 2015

    Surprise! You might have thought you’d seen the last of Tony Hawk with the announcement of Shred Session, his brief foray into mobile gaming, but he’s returning in 2015 with a brand new console title.

  • Acer not making console: "James Wong was wrongly interpreted"

    Acer has just confirmed to videogaming247 that a story that broke earlier this week – claiming that Taiwanese laptop manufacturer Acer was planning to release an open-license games console – is based on misinterpreted quotes and is incorrect. “That was a major misunderstanding as JT [James T Wong, Acer’s senior VP – Ed] was wrongly […]

  • Oddest story of the month: Acer to enter console market

    This has to be “confused”. According to this, Acer has announced that it’s planning to launch an open-license console platform. The news comes from a German press conference, where SVP James Wong “accidentally” revealed plans for the machine. Roughly translated from here: The Taiwanese notebook manufacturer Acer plans to enter into the console market. This […]