GameStop Corp. this week began pre-order sales that includes Nintendo Co. Ltd.’s Nintendo Switch.
The Nintendo Switch with Gray Joy-Con Starter Bundle includes the Nintendo Switch, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Expansion Pass, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild The Complete Official Guide, Snipperclips, Just Dance 2017, Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Charging Dock, SanDisk Ultra 64GB microSD Card with Adapter, and Power Kit AC-Adapter for Switch at $599.99.
The bundle ships by Apr. 16.
At home the Nintendo Switch rests in the Nintendo Switch Dock that connects to a standard television. When lifted from the dock the Nintendo Switch becomes a portable handheld device with a high-definition screen.
The hardware utilizes a custom Tegra processor from Nvidia Corp, which created custom software, including a revamped physics engine, new libraries, advanced game tools and libraries, and new gaming APIs.
Portable Joy-Con controllers can attach and detach from the Nintendo Switch. The Joy-Con Grip attaches both sides to the grip to resemble a home console controller. Each Joy-Con includes an analog stick and a four-button array.
Outside the home Joy-Con controllers can be used together for single-player games or can each be used separately for two-player local games. A Nintendo Switch Pro Controller with traditional format analog sticks and buttons will be sold separately.
Launch titles include The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and ARMS.
It sells at $299.99.