Dbrand warns against Switch owners applying skins to their console

Posted on March 5, 2017

If you are reading this article, firstly, why aren’t you off playing Zelda? Secondly, don’t put a skin on your Switch!

Yesterday via a reddit post, official skin manufacturer dbrand took to the site to warn people against putting a skin on their shiny new console.  “We’re here to make a public service announcement that under no circumstances should you be buying a vinyl skin / wrap for your Nintendo Switch.”  the post states.

After 24 hours of a skin being applied, the Joycons outer coating started to peel and look like this;


Both the Joycons and the console itself suffer from the same peeling and scratchy look on the above image, so dbrand have advised against putting a skin on your Switch and have stated that they wont be making any skins themselves.