All the fans who have been waiting to hear more about South Park: The Fractured but Whole coming to Nintendo Switch might be disappointed over the new update that follows Nintendo Switch’s massive restock notice.
It was stated in an earlier news update that South Park: The Fractured but Whole was speculated to be released on Nintendo Switch. Following a Tweet by the South Park: The Fractured But Whole developer’s tweet that read “Nin-ten-do. I’m Coming. I’m Coming, Nin-ten-do.”, it was highly speculated that the there will be a Nintendo Switch version of the game released for Nintendo Switch this year. But it’s now confirmed that the blockbuster won’t be coming to Nintendo Switch.
Following is the tweet by South Park: The Fractured but Whole
Nin-ten-do. I'm coming. I'm coming, Nin-ten-do #blizzard2017 pic.twitter.com/FC4xIDKWkK
— South Park (@SouthPark) March 13, 2017
The publisher of South Park: The Fractured but Whole, Ubisoft has never commented over any of the speculations neither have they made any announcement about game’s availability over the Nintendo Switch platform.
South Park: The Fractured but Whole isn’t coming to Nintendo Switch
A South Park: The Fractured but Whole representative has recently told IGN that South Park: The Fractured but Whole won’t be coming to Nintendo Switch.
It is now cleared that the Tweet by South Park: The Fractured but Whole that created all the fuss about the game coming to Nintendo Switch was in fact about the storyline of the game in the upcoming season.
This news followed shortly after the news of Nintendo Switch’s major Re-stock notice. According to the Restock Notice, On all major Online Nintendo Switch retailers such as Amazon, GAME, and Base, the stocks are still in the Pre-Purchase state.
But this morning, they Grey and Neon Versions of Nintendo Switch became available on the Official Nintendo Switch Online Stores. Argos is also selling both gray and Neon Nintendo Switch units.
According to the buyers, on both of the stores, the console is selling at a price of $300. The Store is offering a free delivery of the Switch units.
Along with that, the Official UK Nintendo Stores have also switched to Pre-purchase mode. A message from Nintendo on the Official UK Stores for the buyers that states “Initial Stock has sold out. We anticipate more stock to arrive in late March. Customer orders will be fulfilled in the order they are placed.”
The Nintendo Switch Grey version is also sold out at 365Games. Most of the mentioned retailers began the sales at about 2:30 pm and listed the Switch available. But it was all sold out in three hours.
Most of the stock is now sold out at major Nintendo Stores in US and UK. Stores are now offering Pre-purchase for consoles that will be delivered later this month in the order they are placed. So, hurry up if you still haven’t bought your Switch unit. You cannot buy it instantly but you can Pre-purchase it if you want it in the month of March.