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Lawsuit filed against Nintendo over Switch’s detachable controllers

Posted on August 11, 2017 by (@NE_Brian) in News, Switch

Nintendo may soon have a new legal battle on its hands. Gamevice, an accessory maker, claims that the big N has violated one of its patents used in the Wikipad.

Gamevice says that Switch and its removable Joy-Con controllers are similar to the Wikipad products. The company is looking to be compensated for damages and a ban on Switch sales.

Here’s a look at one of the devices in question:

Engadget, who reported on the story, asked for comment from Nintendo and Gamevice. Thus far, neither has commented on the situation.


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