"Nintendo Switch Online details announced"
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Nintendo Switch Online details announced
We've announced some details about Nintendo's new service called Nintendo Switch Online, including the launch date.
You won't have to wait long.
The service will begin September 18th.
We prepared a video to show you what's offered with your Nintendo Switch Online membership.
So please take a look.
More games, more features, more fun.
Nintendo Switch Online.
Allow us to introduce five features included with your membership.
Of course, you can play compatible games together online even when you're far apart.
Compete against players the world over.
Or team up for some great co-op action.
There are so many ways to have fun.
A variety if games are supported.
So find your favorites and take them online.
You can even play classic NES games, anytime, anywhere on Nintendo Switch [SOUND] Get lost in the game play, whether you're the boss or the little monster.
For multiplayer games, each player can grab a joycon controller.
[SOUND] So both of you can share in the fun.
NES games can also be played online As they say, playing together long-distance makes the heart go fonder.
Look forward ti a growing library of NES games.
Luigi knows that no matter how careful you try to be, something unexpected can happen.
Accident can cause your precious save data to disappear.
But help is on the way, with Nintendo Switch Online, game save data is automatically backed up in the cloud.
Even if your console breaks.
[SOUND] Your saved data will be safe from harm.
Nintendo Switch Online also connects with the smart phone app.
[SOUND] With this app you can voice chat with friends while playing certain games.
Back seat players can also join in the conversation.
That way, everyone's having fun.
The service even has the ability to enhance certain games by connecting with them.
The service begins September 18th.
Think about which plan is right for you.
If your family has two or more accounts, you can save some money with the family membership.
[SOUND] How's it look?
Well, we have one more thing we'd him to do.
This Nintendo Entertainment System style controller works with NES games on Nintendo Switch.
This one here is the left NES controller, and this is the right NES controller.
We created them so you can play NES games, like the ones you saw on the video Just like old school gamers did back in the day.
Please enjoy them with Nintendo Entertainment System, Nintendo Switch online.
These controllers wirelessly connect with Nintendo Switch.
You can charge them by simply attaching them to the console.
We hope you'll enjoy using these controllers to play this growing library of classic NES games.
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