— Nintendo Enthusiast: Some recent patents from Nintendo seem to indicate plans for a new dedicated handheld system, but this more than likely isn't the case.
probably switch xl or mini
Nah, Switch isn't a dedicated handheld and it's only 13 months old in any case, so it won't be treated like the 3DS line. No way there's going to be a revision this soon, if at all, especially since they've gone on record to state that they want to make the Switch last 7 years if not more.
Goodbye to a long era
The majority of the patents that Nintendo creates never actually see the light of day as real products, so it wouldn't be surprising for the rumors of a new handheld to be nothing but hot air.
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