2017.05.18 - Indie Titles on Nintendo Switch to be Exhibited at A 5th of BitSummit Event. (For more information, see here.)
2017.03.17 - The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild developers hosted a panel at GDC. (For more information, see here.)
2016.07.07 - Nintendo has merged all of its developer programs into a single worldwide portal. Registration is open to all, with access provided shortly afterwards.
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Nintendo Consoles About the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS
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