After many moons of speculation it seems we have our first concrete report that a Nintendo Switch “Pro” will be hitting the market. According to Takashi Mochizuki and Sohee Kim at Bloomberg, Nintendo plans to unveil the new Switch model in time for the holidays. The new model will have a slightly larger screen and will be switching from an LCD to an OLED display. More details have been confirmed about the specific hardware builds of this new model by Imad Khan for Tom’s Guide. This also includes a bigger battery that will supposedly improve efficiency by 20%.
A new games studio, Theorycraft Games, has raised $37.5 million in Series A funding. Theorycraft Games was founded by software veterans from Riot Games, Bungie, Blizzard and Valve Software. Led by NetEase, Inc., the funding round will be used to recruit talent to the studio to create deep games that give everyone the chance to connect and compete. The studio will be developing a new, community-driven multi-platform PvP game. The report is from Reuters.