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The new Nintendo Switch will be out on March 3, and if the great NES Classic famine of 2016 was any indication, you’re going to want to preorder to have any chance of getting one on launch day.


Walmart is the first store we’ve seen with availability, but we’ll keep our eyes open for others. Feel free to drop links into the comments.

Update: Walmart sold out basically instantly.

Update 2: Now live on Best Buy!

Update 3: Walmart back in stock as well.

Update 4: If you want something to play, preorders are also up for Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. $48 for Prime members, discount shown at checkout.


Update 5: We don’t know when Amazon is going live, but you’ll be able to find it at this link when they do.


Update 6: Best Buy is now only allow preorders for in-store pickup for the console, but Target and Gamestop both have preorders available.

Gamestop has Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for $60 and the Masters Edition for $130 still live


Walmart is sold out.

Update 7: Looks like the Switch is only live on Target and Best Buy right now, and Breath of the Wild is still available at GameStop.


Update 8: Back live on Amazon.


Update 8: Gone at Amazon but still there at Target.

Update 9: No longer at Target but GameStop has preorders again.


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