Nintendo Switch Online Will Bring 20 NES Games To Switch

Posted: May 7 2018, 8:23pm CDT | by , Updated: May 7 2018, 8:49pm CDT, in News | Technology News

 
Nintendo Switch Online will bring 20 NES Games to Switch

The Nintendo Switch Online service has NES Games.

Nintendo details the upcoming Nintendo Switch Online service and reveals that 20 NES games will come to the Nintendo Switch. If you have a Switch, you do not need an NES Classic anymore, due for re-release in summer 2018. You can play the retro games right on Nintendo's newest console.

There are 10 NES games for the Switch announced so far including Balloon Fight, Dr. Mario and Super Mario Bros. 3 will be joined by Donkey Kong, Ice Climber, The Legend of Zelda, Mario Bros., Soccer, Super Mario Bros. and Tennis. The other 10 will be announced at a later time. The Nintendo Online service will start as a paid service in September.

For the first time ever, players will be able to enjoy these classic NES games online. Depending on the game, players can engage in online competitive or co-op multiplayer, or take turns controlling the action. Friends can even watch each other play single-player games online, and “pass the controller” at any time. Every classic NES game will support voice chat via the Nintendo Switch Online smartphone app. It will also be possible to play these games offline.

Besides NES games, the Nintendo Online service features Cloud save and many more features. So if you want to backup your Nintendo Switch account, you need the Nintendo Switch Online service subscription.

The Nintendo Online Service plans include a family plan. The individual plans start in Japan at 300 yen per month. a 12-month Nintendo Switch Online pass will cost 2,400 yen (~$22). Nintendo has not yet released the details of the Nintendo Switch Online service in the US. See the Japanese Nintendo site for details. Update: The Nintendo Switch Online service details have been released on the US Nintendo site including pricing.

The Nintendo Switch Online service will cost $3.99 per month, $7.99 for 3 months and $19.99 for the year. The 12-month family plan will cost you $34.99.

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