New Nintendo Switch Lite Blue Version Revealed (VIDEO)
While the Nintendo Switch has received a parade of spiffy-looking console variants of the years, so too has Big N’s sister device, the all-in-one Nintendo Switch Lite handheld. Having already debuted a lovely Coral Pink console in the past, Nintendo has now unearthed another subtle color variant with its new blue Nintendo Switch Lite.
Introducing a fresh new blue color #NintendoSwitchLite, launching on 5/21 for $199.99. The blue Nintendo Switch Lite will release separately on the same day as the hilarious adventure game, #Miitopia! pic.twitter.com/WD6FAc8pqr
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) April 13, 2021
Announced in a recent announcement post, the new blue version of the Nintendo Switch Lite was revealed to be released on May 21st for the price of $199.99 USD. Coinciding with the new hardware, the vibrant adventure title Miitopia was posed as being a fitting companion to the blue console, as the title is set to release on the very same day. As per the Nintendo announcement:
By expanding the existing range of color options for the system, which includes coral, yellow, gray and turquoise, the blue Nintendo Switch Lite gives you more options to express your personal gaming style wherever you choose to play.”
While the Switch doesn’t yet have the obvious companion game of Pokémon Blue, there’s also plenty of killer blue-hued goodness to complement Nintendo’s portable new device, including April’s release of New Pokémon Snap, the upcoming port of Maneater, or perhaps even SEGA’s own blue blur Sonic The Hedgehog. Of course, with YouTube available on the system, one could also fire up Eiffel 65’s “Blue (Da Ba Dee)” for maximum blue vibes.
What do you think? Are you looking to blue yourself with this new Nintendo Switch Lite, or are you still saving yourself for the long-rumored Switch Pro edition? Let us know in the comments below and be sure to follow Don’t Feed the Gamers on Twitter and Facebook to be informed of the latest gaming and entertainment news 24 hours a day! For more hardware headlines recently featured on DFTG, check out these next few news stories:
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