Nintendo Switch

Launch Dates
Japan: March 3rd 2017
US: March 3rd 2017
Europe: March 3rd 2017
Max Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (Docked), 1280 x 720 (Handheld)

The Nintendo Switch was the successor to the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. This system was an amalgam of Nintendo's home console and handheld devices and acts as a hybrid. You can play the device handheld and transition to docked on the TV instantly with no additional menus. On the main model, the controllers on the side can be detached and used as wireless controllers. Like its predecessor, it has full online capabilities, as well as local connectivity, and has the ability to download titles. The screen on the device itself is also a capacative touch screen and its storage capabilities can be augmented by Micro SD cards

List of Pokémon Games Developed for Nintendo Switch

GameDeveloperFirst Release
Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! / Let's Go, Eevee!GAME FREAKNovember 16th 2018
Pokémon Sword / ShieldGAME FREAKNovember 15th 2019
Pokémon QuestGAME FREAKMay 30th 2018
Pokkén Tournament DXBandai NamcoSeptember 22nd 2017
Pokémon Café MixGenius SonorityJune 24th 2020
Detective Pikachu 2CreaturesTBD
New Pokémon SnapBandai NamcoTBD
Pokémon HOMEGAME FREAKFebruary 12th 2020
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon Rescue Team DXSpike ChunsoftMarch 6th 2020
Pokémon UNITETiMi Studios, The Pokémon CompanyTBD

List of Model Revisions for the Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch Lite

Launch Dates
Japan: September 20th 2019
US: September 20th 2019
Europe: September 20th 2019

The Nintendo Switch Lite is a portable only variant of the Nintendo Switch. It keeps the same specs, but cannot dock to a TV

List of Pokémon Special Edition Nintendo Switch Consoles

Nintendo Switch: Thunderbolt Project

Japan Release Date: November 1st 2019
Price: 19,980¥/$199.99/€199.99
Model: Nintendo Switch
Pack-in Game: None

Description:
This special edition Switch was only available as part of the Thunderbolt Project during the opening week of the PARCO store in Shibuya, Japan. It features the Thunderbolt logo on the left Joycon, a Pikachu silhouette on the right JoyCon and the same on the dock as well as a special case

Nintendo Switch Lite: Zacian & Zamazenta Edition

Nintendo Switch Lite: Zacian & Zamazenta Edition

North America Release Date: November 8th 2019
Europe Release Date: November 8th 2019
Japan Release Date: November 1st 2019
Price: 19,980¥/$199.99/€199.99
Model: Nintendo Switch Lite
Pack-in Game: None

Description:
This is the first special edition of the Nintendo Switch Lite for Pokémon. It features a Zacian and Zamazenta decal on the back but doesn't come with any pack in game

Nintendo Switch Lite: Zacian & Zamazenta Edition

Nintendo Switch: Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee! Edition

North America Release Date: November 16th 2018
Europe Release Date: November 16th 2018
Japan Release Date: November 16th 2018
Price: 37,980¥/$399.99/€399.99
Pack-in Game: Pokémon Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee!

Description:
This is the first special edition of the Nintendo Switch for Pokémon. It features a Pikachu and Eevee decal on the Nintendo Switch dock, as well as shadows of Pikachu & Eevee on the back of the device itself. It also comes with unique yellow and brown JoyCons. The console came with a download code for Let's Go, Pikachu! or Let's Go, Eevee! and also came with the Poké Ball Plus Peripheral