The Switch’s new system version update lets you transfer individual save files between consoles. That’s especially helpful if you live in a household with more than one Switch or want to trade save data with a friend. It’s almost like having the ability to save data to an external SD card. Almost.


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Dinky Earnshaw

Nintendo is the most innovative, forward-looking company I know! They’ve got clunky solutions for easy problems.