The Nintendo Switch family grows today with Nintendo’s launch of Nintendo Switch Lite. Additionally, owners of either system in the Nintendo Switch family can also enjoy The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, now available in stores and in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch.
The new Nintendo Switch Lite is a lightweight device with integrated controls designed specifically to play Nintendo Switch games that support Handheld mode, The new gaming device is available in three different colors: yellow, grey and turquoise. Nintendo Switch Lite has integrated controls and is smaller than the original version of Nintendo Switch.
As a dedicated handheld gaming device, Nintendo Switch Lite supports all Nintendo Switch software that can be played in Handheld mode. It’s ideal for people who have lots of opportunities to play on the go, and for anyone who wants to play online via Nintendo Switch Online (sold separately) or local wireless multiplayer with friends or family who already own a Nintendo Switch system.
For a comparison between Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite, visit https://www.nintendo.com/switch/compare/.
The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Adventure
Nintendo has also launched The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Adventure. In this reimagining of one of the most beloved games in the Legend of Zelda series, Link has washed ashore on a mysterious island, filled with strange and colorful inhabitants.
To return home, Link must explore a reimagined Koholint Island that’s been faithfully rebuilt in a new art style. Along the way, he will battle enemies and conquer numerous dungeons riddled with tricks, traps and enemies, including some from the Super Mario series.
In the new Chamber Dungeon mode, players earn Chambers (dungeon rooms) throughout the story and arrange them to complete objectives. Launching alongside the game is an adorable new Link amiibo figure. By using this Link amiibo figure, players can unlock Shadow Link in the Chamber Dungeon.
The Nintendo Switch Lite system is now available at a suggested retail price of $199.99. The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, which can be played on any system in the Nintendo Switch family, is also available at a suggested retail price of $59.99.