Nintendo Switch

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' Glitch Creates a Gazillion Waluigis

Is this cursed, or blessed?
Jordan Pearson

Nintendo Sues Californian for Selling Modded NES Classic and Switch Hacks

This week Nintendo filed a lawsuit against Mikel Euskaldunak, who allegedly offered tools to help people run pirated games on their Nintendo Switch, as well as sold NES Classic consoles preloaded with more games.
Joseph Cox

CYBER Podcast: Inside the Messy World of Nintendo Switch Hacking

Learn how games like 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' get pirated.
Motherboard Staff
Nintendo Switch

How Pirated Versions of ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ Leaked Weeks Before Release

“As far as Switch games go this is the biggest ever,” one Switch piracy community member said.
Joseph Cox

'Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu' Is the Console RPG I Desperately Wanted 20 Years Ago

Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee have been called a dumbed-down version of Pokémon for beginners. Instead, it's an amazing re-entry point for old fans.
Jason Koebler
The Weakest Link

Inside the Messy, Dark Side of Nintendo Switch Piracy

Doxing rivals, stealing each other’s files, and poking around Nintendo’s servers are all a normal part of the ballooning Nintendo Switch hacking and piracy scenes.
Joseph Cox

Pirated Copies of ‘Super Mario Party’ Leak Online Two Days Before its Release

Nintendo continues to have a piracy problem with the Switch.
Jason Koebler

You’re Going to Pay $20 for Nintendo Switch Online and Like it

The launch of Nintendo's online gaming service has been the subject of endless complaints that we should all get over as soon as possible.
Jason Koebler
Follow The Money

Nintendo Hackers Told Us $20,000 Bug Bounties Aren't Going to Stop Piracy

Nintendo is offering up to $20,000 to white hat hackers who report critical vulnerabilities that could be used to hack its new Switch console.
Kevin Wong
The Emulation Game

How 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Was Almost Instantly Emulated for PC

We interviewed a hero.
Jordan Pearson
Right to Repair

How to Fix the Nintendo Switch's Joy-Con Sync Issue

There's a fix for the Joy-con's sync issue, but it's going to require some soldering know-how.
Jason Koebler