Nintendo Reveals Important Information About Switch Ahead of Online Service Arrival

Nintendo is rolling out its Switch Online service next week

Nintendo Switch Online will remain free to non-scubscribers up until the paid service launches and a deeper dive into the service will happen during the upcoming Nintendo Direct on September 13, 2018.

The Nintendo Switch Online service will let subscribers play online multiplayer games such as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and Splatoon 2 online. You can only get one pair per Nintendo Account.

A total of two controllers will be sold together for $59.99 Dollars; pre-orders for the upcoming controller option start on September 18 on the Nintendo.com website, though it is unclear when shipping will begin. Perhaps most immediately useful at launch, though, is its promise of allowing cloud saves for any games players have in progress.

Nintendo has announced that it will roll out a new Switch update on September 18, created to lock user profiles to their linked Nintendo Accounts.




What are your thoughts on the Nintendo Switch Online service? 3, The Legend of Zelda, and Donkey Kong.

Will you be signing up for Switch Online once it debuts on September 18th?

It may well be the last Direct of the year, so if it is then it will certainly also feature Super Smash Bros.

Rumours suggest that Nintendo plan to reveal new Switch Online subscription details in their livestream. - at least we won't have to wait long to find out.

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