• Siegecraft Commander - Nintendo Switch Launch Trailer

    1 month ago - By GameSpot

    Siegecraft Commander is now available on the Nintendo Switch!
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  • Nintendo Switch Online is officially live: Here's what's included - CNET

    Nintendo Switch Online is officially live: Here's what's included - CNET

    1 month ago - By CNET

    Nintendo goes pay-to-play online for the first time. Here's what you'll need to pay and what you'll get once you sign up for the service.
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  • Deemo for Switch physical edition coming to North America in early 2019

    1 month ago - By N4G

    PM Studios will release a physical edition of rhythm game Deemo for Switch in North America in early 2019. It is available for pre-order now on Amazon. In Japan, a physical edition is due out on October 25, 2018. The digital edition of the game is available now worldwide via the Nintendo eShop.
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  • Nintendo Switch Online Explained: NES Games, Family Plan, Service Price, And More

    Nintendo Switch Online Explained: NES Games, Family Plan, Service Price, And More

    1 month ago - By GameSpot

    Nintendo fans have had it good for a long, long time. Unlike Xbox and PlayStation owners, they've never had to pay to play their games online. This free period, like all good things, has come to an end. With the launch of Nintendo Switch Online, Nintendo has begun charging for online play-although there is a free seven-day trial available to sample it first. As with Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Plus , anyone who wants to get the most out of their Switch will all but have to subscribe. (Note: this doesn't affect Wii U or Nintendo 3DS owners; online service for those systems will remain...
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  • GameStop's PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch Deals This Week

    GameStop's PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch Deals This Week

    1 month ago - By GameSpot

    GameStop refreshes its weekly selection of gaming deals each Wednesday. This week's sale is now live, bringing players some nice discounts to consider as we move inexorably toward the deluge of games releasing this fall. Let's take a look at what kind of money GameStop shoppers can save this week. Sony just announced the PlayStation Classic , a miniature version of the original PlayStation console that comes with 20 PS1 games pre-loaded. If it's as popular as the NES and SNES Classics were when they launched, it may be hard to find as its December 3 release date approaches. You can...
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  • Fortnite Nintendo Switch bundle includes exclusive content, V-Bucks to spend in-game

    Fortnite Nintendo Switch bundle includes exclusive content, V-Bucks to spend in-game

    1 month ago - By Pocket-lint

    Nintendo will soon release a special Fortnite Switch bundle that will come with a load of exclusive goodies. Although the game itself is available as a free download for all Nintendo Switch owners, the Fortnite bundle comes with the Switch console, 1,000 V-Bucks to spend in-game and a Double Helix download pack. Inside the Double Helix pack you get a unique character outfit, Back Bling, Glider and Pickaxe to use in the game. The V-Bucks can be used to purchase a Battle Pass for additional content for the free-to-play game, or you can spend it on any other items in Fortnite for Switch. The...
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  • You Can Pay For Nintendo Switch Online Using My Nintendo Points

    1 month ago - By GameSpot

    Nintendo's online subscription service for Switch launches on September 18, meaning you'll need to pay to play Switch games like Splatoon 2 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe online after that date. Naturally, you'll be able to purchase a subscription either through the Eshop or at retailers, but you also have another option for paying for the membership: My Nintendo points. As is the case with many digital Switch games and DLC, you'll be able to use your My Nintendo Gold points toward the purchase of a Nintendo Switch Online subscription. However, as detailed on Nintendo's support website , the...
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  • Reminder: Nintendo Switch Online's Free Trial Will Charge You If You Don't Cancel

    1 month ago - By GameSpot

    Nintendo's online subscription service for Switch is almost here. The service rolls out in the US on September 18 , and after that, you'll need to have an active subscription in order to play most Switch games online going forward. If you're still undecided about signing up, Nintendo will also offer a free trial-but like most trial periods, you'll be charged if you forget to cancel. Beginning September 18, Switch owners will be able to sign up for one seven-day free trial of the Switch Online service from the console's Eshop. However, as detailed on Nintendo's website , if you don't...
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  • Fortnite Doesn't Require A Nintendo Switch Online Subscription

    1 month ago - By GameSpot

    Nintendo is rolling out its paid online service for Switch very soon, and once it's live, you'll need to have a subscription in order to continue playing most Switch games, such as Splatoon 2 and the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate , online with others. However, a handful of games will be exempt from this requirement, including Epic's massively popular battle royale game, Fortnite. Just as on PS4 and Xbox One, you won't be required to have an online membership to play Fortnite online on Switch, even after the system's paid service launches. As Nintendo clarified in an FAQ on its...
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  • The best Nintendo Switch Online deals: get the cheapest subscription prices in September 2018

    The best Nintendo Switch Online deals: get the cheapest subscription prices in September 2018

    1 month ago - By TechRadar

    The Nintendo Switch Online deals are finally here, allowing you to get your online membership sorted out for the massively-popular console. Nintendo joins the other consoles and their Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Plus services by charging for online gaming while throwing in a few tempting extras to sweeten the deal.
    Nintendo Switch Online deals and prices
    On the plus side, Nintendo Switch Online prices are far cheaper than those found on Xbox and PlayStation, costing just $19.99/£17.99/ AU$29.95 for a 12-month subscription. It's early days, so there aren't many discounts around, and with...
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  • Nintendo Switch Online Available Now

    1 month ago - By GameSpot

    Nintendo Switch Online, the first paid online service from the company, is now available for purchase through the Nintendo Switch Eshop. Signing up for the service grants you access to online play, cloud saves, and a selection of NES classics. To sign up, first you'll have download and install the 6.0 system update. Then you can go into the Eshop and find the new Switch Online tab. That will show the various subscription periods along with the seven-day free trial. If you decide to pay for a subscription, it's priced at $4 for one month, $8 for three months, or $20 for 12 months. A...
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