Don't get your hopes up for Netflix on Switch

Adjust Comment Print

The Switch sold extremely well in 2017 and looks to grow even more in the new year with a number of big titles set to release. There are builds ready and maintained for PC, Mac, and Linux, though it's now in its infancy and is only useful for Switch reverse-engineering and homebrew development.

This coming March, the Nintendo Switch will turn one year old and what a first year it's had. The Switch was also responsible for driving accessory sales, which jumped 33.7% over last year's holiday season.

A Nintendo Switch Emulator has finally surfaced, yes, while we were all expecting to see some sort of emulation happen sooner or later, this is quite fast.

What's more odd is the absence of a Netflix app doesn't seem like it's a decision from Netflix. Yuzu will open up more Switch exclusives to PC gamers, such as the excellent Super Mario Odyssey.

Virat Kohli scores sensational hundred, but South Africa take lead
And while India continues to struggle in big series away from home, 11 of Kohli's 21 test tons have been made outside India . Philander quickly used it to remove Ashwin for 38, with Faf du Plessis taking a sharp catch above his head at second slip.

"The introduction of emulators created to play illegally copied Nintendo software represents the greatest threat to date to the intellectual property rights of video game developers".

Despite the Switch being one of the fastest-selling consoles in video game history with record-breaking game sales, there are now no plans to launch a Netflix app on the system.

Nintendo fans and Switch owners everywhere have been awaiting news on the arrival of entertainment apps for the handheld/console hybrid. Then check back way, way down the line for updates on a Netflix-Nintendo union. More than any other Nintendo console in recent years, the Switch has a reasonably wide range of games to play.