Nintendo Switch Lite Added To Lawsuit Over Controller Drift

Nintendo Switch Lite Added To Lawsuit Over Controller Drift

Earlier this year, it was reported that some Nintendo Switch owners were reporting that they were experiencing “drifting” with their Joy-Con controls. This led to a lawsuit over the problem. It was then recently revealed that there are some Nintendo Switch Lite owners who started experiencing the same issues.

Now it looks like the Switch Lite has since been added to the class-action lawsuit that was previously filed by Chimicles Schwartz Kriner & Donaldson-Smith. According to the lawsuit, it alleged that Nintendo did not address the problem with the controllers which then found its way to the Switch Lite.

Over 500,000 Applications For Olympic Torch Relay

Over 500,000 applications for Olympic torch relay

Local governments across Japan and corporate sponsors have received over 530,000 applications from people hoping to run in the Tokyo Olympic torch relay next year.

The torch relay will start in Fukushima Prefecture on March 26 and continue into July 24, at the opening ceremony. About 10,000 runners are expected to take part in the nation-wide relay.

Over 400 Flights On Sunday Canceled Due To Storm

Over 400 flights on Sunday canceled due to storm

Airline companies operating in Japan have canceled more than 400 domestic flights scheduled for Sunday due to severe tropical storm Tapah.

The flights are mostly to and from the southwestern island of Kyushu, including airports in Fukuoka, Miyazaki, Nagasaki, Kagoshima, and Saga.

Over 300 Flights On Sunday Canceled Due To Storm

Over 300 flights on Sunday canceled due to storm

Airline companies operating in Japan have canceled more than 300 domestic flights scheduled for Sunday due to Typhoon Tapah.

The flights are mostly to and from the southwestern island of Kyushu, including airports in Fukuoka, Miyazaki, Nagasaki, Kagoshima, and Saga.

Over 200 Flights For Sunday Canceled Due To Storm

Over 200 flights for Sunday canceled due to storm

Airline companies operating in Japan have canceled more than 200 domestic flights scheduled for Sunday due to Typhoon Tapah.

The flights are mostly to and from the southwestern island of Kyushu, including airports in Fukuoka, Miyazaki, Nagasaki, Kagoshima, Oita, and Saga.

Over 90,000 Households In Chiba Without Power

Over 90,000 households in Chiba without power

More than 90,000 households in Chiba Prefecture remained without power as of 4 a.m. on Monday, a week after a severe typhoon.

Tokyo Electric Power Company says work to restore electricity may have to be suspended due to current weather conditions.

Chiba To Be Without Power For Over A Week

Chiba to be without power for over a week

Japanese Industry Minister Isshu Sugawara says it will take over a week to restore power to parts of Chiba Prefecture that were badly hit by a recent typhoon.

Sugawara says this is the latest information he has received from the utility, Tokyo Electric Power Company, or TEPCO.

Japan Lodged Protest Over Suspected N.korean Ships

Japan lodged protest over suspected N.Korean ships

Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga says the Japanese government lodged a protest after two suspected North Korean vessels were spotted last month in Japan's exclusive economic zone.

Suga revealed on Friday that a fisheries agency patrol ship spotted an unidentified vessel in Japan's exclusive economic zone in the Sea of Japan off the Noto Peninsula on August 23.

Court Grants Damages Over Kadena Base Noise

Court grants damages over Kadena base noise

A Japanese high court has ordered the central government to compensate people living around a US airbase in Okinawa for their suffering from aircraft noise.

The Naha branch of the Fukuoka High Court on Wednesday awarded over 26 billion yen, or more than 240 million dollars, to a group of about 22,000 plaintiffs who live near the US Kadena Air Base.

Japan, S.korea Argue At Iaea Over Wastewater

Japan, S.Korea argue at IAEA over wastewater

Japan and South Korea have reportedly exchanged conflicting views at a board meeting of the international nuclear watchdog, over the issue of radioactive wastewater from the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.

The International Atomic Energy Agency Board of Governors discussed nuclear safety on Monday, at a closed-door session in Vienna.

Over 400,000 People Advised To Evacuate

Over 400,000 people advised to evacuate

An evacuation order is in place for more than 2,000 people in the city of Ichihara in Chiba Prefecture due to the typhoon.

Evacuation advisories have been issued for more than 400,000 people in Shizuoka Prefecture and the Tokyo metropolitan area.