For fans desperate for more information, though, they run the risk of falling foul of web scams. In particular, an elaborate scheme purportedly offering early beta access to the Nintendo Switch has appeared online.READ MORENintendo Switch may support VR (but won’t replace 3DS)Nintendo Switch may support VR (but won’t replace 3DS)By MATT KAMENVictims targeted by the scam are being directed to the sites betanintendo.us or beta.nintendo-eu.com, and asked to enter their email address. Both are professional looking sites, complete with embedded videos and legitimate looking branding. This is particularly insidious given Nintendo’s wide appeal with younger gamers who may not be savvy enough to realise the scam.
Source: Beware the Nintendo Switch beta scam doing the rounds online