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Nintendo Switch Online Is Getting Donkey Kong Country 2

Nintendo Switch Online Is Getting Donkey Kong Country 2

Nintendo revealed this evening four new games coming to Nintendo Switch Online in September for both the NES and SNES libraries There's a few interesting choices this time around, starting with Donkey Kong Country 2 as the one that will stick out the most to players A direct sequel to the popular Rare collaboration with[...]

New SNES and NES Games Are Headed to Nintendo Switch Online

New SNES and NES Games Are Headed to Nintendo Switch Online

The Nintendo Switch Online service is about to get an injection of new content next week, with the addition of four new games for both Super Nintendo and Nintendo These new games bring the total of games on both systems on the service to 82, which is an impressive number indeed.On the Super Nintendo side,[...]

Nintendos Online Services Went Down For Over An Hour Today

Nintendo's Online Services Went Down For Over An Hour Today

It was bound to happen with everyone playing on their servers in mass as Nintendo's online services went down for about an hour today. Around late afternoon in the United States, people started sharing on social media that they couldn't connect to any of Nintendo's online attractions, including Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Splatoon 2, and […]

Nintendo Launches A Special 2020 Splatoon 2 Demo

Nintendo Launches A Special 2020 Splatoon 2 Demo

You’ll need a Nintendo Switch Online membership* to participate in the event Even if you’re not a member yet, you’re still invited, though! After downloading the demo, you’ll receive an email with a download code** for a seven-day free trial for Nintendo Switch Online (Even if you’ve activated a previous free trial, you’re still eligible[...]

Nintendo Switch Online Will Get Four New Retro Games In February

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[...]

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Requires NSO Sub For Online Backup

"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

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 &#038 Shield Game Exploits Rampant

"Pokémon Sword & Shield" Game Exploits Rampant

You don't even need a subscription to Nintendo Switch Online for this exploit to be used! The process is quite simple, believe it or not.Go to where you want to spawn the Max Raid Make sure you are offline and that a) autosave is off, and b) the text speed is slow (this second[...]

Nintendo Announces More NES &#038 SNES Titles For 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 Will Slow Down The NES Games Coming To NSO

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[...]

Looks Like SNES Games Will Be Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

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 Will Be Free To Play For A Week In August

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

But Nintendo would like to sell some more units before they stop supporting the game, which leads us to the free week.[caption id="attachment_808011" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//Nintendo[/caption]Starting on August 7th and running until August 13th, Nintendo Switch Online subscribers can download and play a special free version of the game that will expire[...]

Nintendo Switch Online Getting Two New NES Games &#038 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 Switch Online Currently Has 10 Million Subscribers

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 Onlines 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[...]