IGN Switch 2 Delayed to 2025, New Pokemon & Naruto Movie

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Switch 2 Reportedly Delayed to 2025, New Pokemon Games, Naruto Movie & More | IGN The Weekly Fix

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Nintendo Switch 2 Delayed to 2025

The highly anticipated Nintendo Switch 2 has reportedly been delayed to 2025 due to concerns about scalping and meeting demand. The new console is expected to feature a bigger screen and a hybrid design like its predecessor, the Nintendo Switch. The delay aims to combat scalpers and ensure there is enough stock available at launch to satisfy demand.

PlayStation Lays Off 900 Staff

Sony has announced layoffs affecting around 900 staff members, representing about 8% of its Global PlayStation Workforce. This decision comes amidst a turbulent time in the gaming industry with various layoffs across different companies. The layoffs affect several PlayStation Studios, including some well-known developers like Insomniac and Naughty Dog.

New Pokémon Legends Announced for 2025

During a recent Pokémon Presents event, The Pokémon Company revealed a teaser trailer for a new Pokémon Legends game set entirely in the city of Lumos. The game is expected to release in 2025 and will offer a fresh take on the Pokémon franchise. Additionally, a new mobile game called Pokémon Trading Card Game Pocket is in the works, bringing the popular trading card game to iOS and Android platforms.

IGN Switch 2 Delayed to 2025, New Pokemon & Naruto Movie

Other Exciting Updates

In a surprise move, Sony plans to make the PSVR2 headset PC compatible by the end of 2024. This decision aims to expand the VR headset’s accessibility and game library offerings. Additionally, fans of the classic game Doom will soon be able to play it on a robotic lawnmower, adding a unique twist to the iconic first-person shooter experience.

Harry Potter Max Series and Naruto Movie

WB Discovery CEO David Zaslav promises an immersive Harry Potter series set to debut in 2026, spanning the iconic books and offering a fresh take on the magical world. Moreover, Lionsgate is working on a live-action Naruto movie, with Destin Daniel Cretton set to write and direct the highly anticipated film.

Willy Wonka Experience Controversy

A Willy Wonka chocolate experience in Glasgow left many attendees disappointed, with reports of false advertising and underwhelming attractions. The event, hosted by House of Illuminati, featured minimal offerings and failed to deliver on its promises, leading to demands for refunds and police involvement.

Despite the ups and downs in the gaming and entertainment world, there’s always something new to look forward to. Stay tuned for more exciting updates and remember to keep the gaming spirit alive!


IGN Switch 2 Delayed to 2025, New Pokemon & Naruto Movie