A man uses a mobile phone in front of an advertisement board bearing the image of Pokemon Go at an electronic shop in Tokyo, Japan, July 27, 2016.   REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon - RTSJUQ0

'Pokemon Go' fest was a disaster

Attendees some of whom traveled far distances to get there were met with widespread network problems, which prevented many from being able to play the game.

A Nintendo Switch game console is displayed at an electronics store in Tokyo, Japan March 3, 2017.  REUTERS/Toru Hanai - RTS11815

Nintendo Switch online app launches

Available now in the Android and iOS app stores, but don't expect it to do anything useful just yet. We need Splatoon 2 to launch for that to happen.