Latest in Gaming

Image credit:

Nintendo Switch software won't be region-locked

Play any game from any part of the world, regardless of where you live.
1374 Shares
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Sponsored Links

Nintendo has always been aggressive with region-locking, but that's changing with the Switch. That's right, the Switch will be able to play games from any territory. Meaning, importing games from Japan and playing them on your US-based console will be totally doable -- no need to buy region-specific hardware for those anymore. Nor will you have to wait for a certain game to get translated into English. Hey, all right!

Click here to catch up on the latest news from Nintendo's Switch event.

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
1374 Shares
Share
Tweet
Share
Save
Comments

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr