Neopets developer is reportedly “thinking of bringing the game to Nintendo Switch” • news


Journalist Shannon Liao revealed that during interviews for the article, the Neopets team reportedly said it is “thinking of bringing the game to the Nintendo Switch” but “declined to share further details”. Nothing’s yet set in stone, but according to a new report by the Washington Post (£) that explores the impact of the demise of Adobe Flash on a whole generation of flash games, Neopets’ current development team is reportedly looking to bring it to Nintendo’s family-favourite handheld console.

It’s the “declined to share further details” bit that’s got fans excited, hinting that efforts to port the games to Nintendo Switch may already be underway. And yes, even though it’s old enough to drink on both sides of the pond now, Neopets is still going strong today and even has a mobile version out. Since 2014, it’s been run by US developer JumpStart games which is in turn owned by Chinese online gaming publisher NetDragon.

This content is hosted on an external platform, which will only display it if you accept targeting cookies. Please enable cookies to view.
Manage cookie settings
Only last year, a Canadian TV company snapped up the television rights to the Neopets franchise and confirmed that an animated show is now in the pipeline. The first episode is expected to debut later this year.

— Shannon Liao (@Shannon_Liao) April 8, 2021 The Neopets team is thinking of bringing the game to the Nintendo Switch but declined to share further details.

Source Founded in the UK by a couple of bored university students, Neopets quickly attracted corporate backing to grow into a gaming platform visited by millions of people every day, spawning console game spin-offs and a whole heap of merchandise.

News Highlights Games

  • Headline: Neopets developer is reportedly “thinking of bringing the game to Nintendo Switch” • news
  • Check all news and articles from the Gaming news updates.
Disclaimer: If you need to update/edit/remove this news or article then please contact our support team.
For Latest Updates Follow us on Google News
Bollyinside - US Local News & Breaking News Stories
Compare items
  • Total (0)