Nintendo Switch Online has been in the works for over a year now, but fans don’t have to wait much longer for it.
Nintendo just announced their plans to kick off the service on September 18. Additionally, players can sign up for a seven day free-trial to test the waters before making an official purchase.
#NintendoSwitchOnline memberships will start on 9/18. You can sign-up for a 7-day free trial from Nintendo #eShop at launch! We will introduce more information during the Nintendo Direct on 9/13.https://t.co/74Hzxk9spt pic.twitter.com/EJVFJH6F4I
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) September 12, 2018
Nintendo’s been criticized for their lack of communication regarding the service. The direct serves as their last chance to sell players on the online membership. Though only $20 a year, it’s a pretty bare-bones subscription service. NES games are nice, but hopefully the library is expanded to SNES and even perhaps N64 and GameCube titles.
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