Nintendo’s free Switch game ‘Jump Rope Challenge’ is good for keeping active but terrible for your neighbours

[ad_1] The coronavirus pandemic has kept most of us holed up for months, barring the occasional grocery run or police brutality protest. So, to help keep our muscles from atrophying and our minds spiralling into sucking tar pits of despair, Nintendo has now surprised Switch owners with a free jump rope game. Called simply Jump…

As fashion has its metaverse moment, one app looks to bridge real and virtual worlds for sneakerheads – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Fashion is having its moment in the metaverse. A riot of luxury labels, music, and games are vying for attention in the virtual world. And as physical events and the entertainment industry that depends on them shuts down, virtual things have come to epitomize the popular culture of the pandemic. It’s creating an environment…

A live version of Animal Crossing’s theme is here to lift your spirits

[ad_1] The smooth island grooves of Animal Crossing: New Horizons are among the game’s many unexpected pleasures, and Nintendo knows it. On Friday, as the pandemic-stricken world dazedly welcomed the arrival of another weekend in lockdown, the official home of Animal Crossing on Twitter offered up a treat. The musicians behind the game’s soundtrack gathered…

The best ‘Animal Crossing’ hacks, tips, and tools for advanced players

[ad_1] Animal Crossing: New Horizons has taken over lives — nay, the world at large. But part of what makes Animal Crossing so great (yet so frustrating) is that it doesn’t really tell you how to play it. That’s why elsewhere, you’ll find plenty of beginner guides helping players catch up to the decades-long knowledge…

Nintendo confirms unauthorized access of 160,000 accounts

[ad_1] Image: Neilson Barnard / Getty Images Matthew Humphries for PCMag 2020-04-24 21:47:35 UTC Follow @https://twitter.com/PCMag PCMag.com is a leading authority on technology, delivering Labs-based, independent reviews of the latest products and services. Our expert industry analysis and practical solutions help you make better buying decisions and get more from technology. Back on April 20,…

After 160,000 accounts are compromised, Nintendo shuts down NNID logins – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Nintendo today confirmed earlier reports of account breaches dating back over the past few weeks.The gaming giant issued an update (via Nintendo Japan) noting that around 160,000 Nintendo Accounts were impacted, which found multiple being used to purchase digital items without the owner’s consent. Along with the purchasing powers, the offending parties may have…

Gamers report unauthorized access to their Nintendo accounts

[ad_1] Image: Olly Curtis / Future Publishing via Getty Images Matthew Humphries for PCMag 2020-04-20 21:45:28 UTC Follow @https://twitter.com/PCMag PCMag.com is a leading authority on technology, delivering Labs-based, independent reviews of the latest products and services. Our expert industry analysis and practical solutions help you make better buying decisions and get more from technology. It…