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Nintendo Switch Online Will Get Two New SNES Titles That Were Japan-Exclusives

Nintendo Switch Online Will Get Four New Retro Games In February

Nintendo appears to be giving Nintendo Switch Online owners a pair of SNES games that are making their official U.S. debut this month. First off, the NES and SNES libraries will be getting two games a piece, for a total of four games added to the subscription. The NES games are a pair of titles […]

Nintendo Reveals A Lot More About "Animal Crossing: New Horizons"

"Animal Crossing: New Horizons" Requires NSO Sub For Online Backup

It looks like if you want to make sure your island is super secure in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, you'll need Nintendo Switch Online. According to a statement made by Nintendo on their Japanese site, which is a little confusing, there will be an online backup of your game. However, it will not be a […]

Nintendo Switch Online Now Has 15 Million Subscribers

Some cool news for Nintendo this month as their subscriber base for Nintendo Switch Online has reached 15 million subscribers. Daniel Ahmad, a Senior Analyst at Niko Partners, tweeted out the finer details of the latest date from Nintendo's system. NSO currently has 15 million paid subscribers, which is up from 8 million users at […]

"Pokémon Sword and Shield" Will Feature 18 Gyms, Optional Auto-Saving

"Pokémon Sword & Shield" Game Exploits Rampant

Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield for the Nintendo Switch have been seen as underdone games by many for a variety of reasons, including but not limited to limited postgame replayability, an oversimple plot, and, of course, Dexit, the unofficial name for the removal of many Pokémon from the game in favor of… well, very little […]

Nintendo Announces SNES Games Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo Announces More NES & SNES Titles For Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo announced this evening that Nintendo Switch Online will be getting a new set of games for the NES and SNES libraries. You're getting six games in total across both systems. Those games will be Crystalis, Journey To Silius, Star Fox 2, Super Punch-Out!!, Kirby Super Star, and Breath of Fire II. Those are some […]

Nintendo Is Now Selling The SNES Controllers For The Switch

Nintendo Is Now Selling The SNES Controllers For The Switch

Those of you who have been waiting for the Nintendo Switch controller for Nintendo Switch Online, the wait is over as they are for sale. The company put up a listing for the controllers this past week, as you can now purchase them for $30 a pop. Plus, this isn't a pre-order for the holiday. […]

Nintendo Looking To Expand Nintendo Switch Online's Services

Nintendo Will Slow Down The NES Games Coming To NSO

Apparently, the addition of the SNES library to Nintendo Switch Online will come with a drawback, in the form of the NES library slowing down. Ever since it was introduced last year, the company has been pretty consistent when it comes to adding new retro titles to the NES library on the service. Each month […]

Nintendo Announces "Super Kirby Clash" For Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo Announces "Super Kirby Clash" For Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo dropped a bit of a Kirby bomb on us during their Nintendo Direct feed today as Super Kirby Clash comes out today for Nintendo Switch Online. This is a game for up to four players where you will take on challenges in an action-team game. What's more, it's totally free and available for Nintendo […]

Nintendo Announces SNES Games Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo Announces SNES Games Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo finally released the news we knew about for nearly two years, in which SNES games will be coming to Nintendo Switch Online. The library will actually launch tomorrow, September 5th, with a brand new update to the subscription service. It will have 20 SNES games to start with, all of which will be available […]

Nintendo Looking To Expand Nintendo Switch Online's Services

Looks Like SNES Games Will Be Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

It looks like we'll finally bet getting SNES games on Nintendo Switch Online, according to some paperwork from a new FCC filing this week. For over a year we've been waiting for the company to make this announcement ever since hackers found SNES ROMs on the Switch for what they assumed was a test. And […]

Nintendo Announces The August Additions To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo Announces The August Additions To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo revealed two more NES games will be coming to Nintendo Switch Online this month in Kung-Fu Heroes and Vice: Project Doom. Both games will be coming to the system on August 21st, joining the other games that have been available through the service. We have descriptions for both games below as these are some classic titles […]

Mario Tennis Aces

"Mario Tennis Aces" Will Be Free To Play For A Week In August

Mario Tennis Aces has been out for over a year, but Nintendo has decided they're going to let you play the game for free on Nintendo Switch. The game was one of the more popular summer titles last year as you had a tennis game with a narrative and some awesome multiplayer. But Nintendo would […]

Nintendo Switch Online Is Getting Two New NES Games & Rewind Feature

Nintendo Switch Online Getting Two New NES Games & Rewind Feature

Nintendo Switch Online will be getting two new NES games added to the system, as well as a special rewind feature for those wishing for a re-do. First off, the two games you'll be getting are the original Wrecking Crew, as well as the rarely mentioned Donkey Kong 3. DK3 is, to be blunt, the […]

Nintendo Looking To Expand Nintendo Switch Online's Services

Nintendo Switch Online Currently Has 10 Million Subscribers

Some cool news for Nintendo coming out of that shareholders meeting as Nintendo Switch Online reportedly has over 10 million subscribers to date. The statistic came out during a question about keeping the product enhanced for a cheap rate (as it only costs $20 compared to $60 for others). Here's the answer they got from […]

Nintendo Looking To Expand Nintendo Switch Online's Services

Nintendo Looking To Expand Nintendo Switch Online's Services

Those of us who are subscribed to Nintendo Switch Online have been waiting for more additions to the service, and it sounds like they may be on the way. Video Games Chronicle has a new story this week that focuses on a recent general shareholders meeting in which a number of different topics were discussed. […]

Nintendo Brings Double Dragon II to Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo Brings Double Dragon II to Nintendo Switch Online

This evening, Nintendo revealed the next three games coming to Nintendo Switch Online, and we're getting some amazing titles from the NES library. The three games coming on June 12th will be Double Dragon II: The Revenge, Volleyball, and City Connection. Volleyball is exactly as it sounds as it comes from the black series of […]

Nintendo Announce Three Incoming NES Games for Switch Online

Nintendo Announce Three Incoming NES Games for Switch Online

Ahead of any official announcement from Nintendo in press releases, the company has already listed the next three NES games coming to Nintendo Switch Online. According to their own website, the next three will be Donkey Kong Jr., VS. Excitebike, and Clu Clu Land. Donkey Kong Jr. is probably the most popular and well-known of […]

Nintendo Switch Online has Over 9.8 Million Subscribers

Nintendo revealed in their recent investor report that the Nintendo Switch Online service has over 9.8 million subscribers to date. The subscription service has only been online since September 2018, but it's already doing pretty darn well. The 9.8 million subscriber figure includes those who have done a free trial of the service and family […]

Nintendo Announces Three NES Titles for Nintendo Switch Online in April

Nintendo Announces Three NES Titles for Nintendo Switch Online in April

This evening, Nintendo released news that three classic NES titles will be added to Nintendo Switch Online in April, and there are some interesting choices this month. First off, you're getting the original Punch-Out!!, to a degree. It's not the arcade, and it's not the Mike Tyson version, you're getting the one featuring Mr. Dream. […]

Kid Icarus and StarTropics Coming to Nintendo Switch Online in March

This evening, Nintendo announced the next two classic NES games coming to Nintendo Switch Online as we're getting Kid Icarus and StarTropics. These are two titles that will stir up some awesome memories for people, first with Kid Icarus being an absolute overlooked classic platformer that modern gamers would primarily know for playing Pit on Smash […]