Nintendo’s new Switch controller concept could be what we’ve been waiting for

The new Nintendo controller patent on a gradient background
(Image credit: Nintendo/Future)

Fans have been speculating about the release of the rumoured Nintendo Switch Pro for years now. Time after time, Nintendo has denied plans for the elite gaming console, but we may just have just found some evidence about the highly-anticipated device. 

A user on Twitter has shared a screenshot of one of Nintendo's filed patents. The patent is for an elaborate Switch controller that looks somewhere between the Switch Pro controller, the N64 controller and the Switch Lite console. If you're excited about the rumoured Switch Pro and want to hear about all the latest updates, then make sure you bookmark our roundup of all the info you need about the Nintendo Switch Pro

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Amelia Bamsey
Staff Writer

Amelia is Creative Bloq’s Staff Writer. After completing a degree in Popular Music and a Master’s in Song Writing, Amelia began designing posters, logos, album covers and websites for musicians. She now enjoys covering a range of topics on Creative Bloq, including posters, optical illusions, logos (she's a particular fan of logo Easter eggs), gaming and illustration. In her free time, she relishes in the likes of art (especially the Pre-Raphaelites), photography and literature. Amelia prides herself on her unorthodox creative methods, her Animal Crossing island and her extensive music library.