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For almost as long as video games have been around, games have often had dogs, cats and other animals in them. Sometimes they are integral to the game, sometimes they are no more than a few pixels strung together. Whichever one we encounter in video games, one question remains the same. Can we pet that dog?


I'd had my Switch for roughly a week or two when I noticed that my right JoyCon could be removed without pressing the button. At first I ignored it, but then I found the Joycon had removed itself while travelling around in my backpack.

There, on the small grey lock mechanism was a tiny chip. Somehow, part of the plastic had either been sheared off, or had moulded around the lock.