Nintendo war against Switch piracy ramps up with two fresh cases

July 2, 2024
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After putting Switch pirate Gary Bowser behind bars and targeting emulator software Yuzu, Nintendo is continuing its fight against the lucrative modded console business with a pair of fresh lawsuits.

James “Archbox” Williams, the main moderator behind r/SwitchPirates, a subreddit with nearly 200,000 members, faces paying potentially millions of dollars in fines after being named by Nintendo in a new case filed last week, TorrentFreak reports.

Nintendo’s interest in Williams primarily seems to be as an operator of “several pirate shops” through which he offers “massive libraries of pirated Nintendo Switch games”, Nintendo’s legal filing alleges.

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