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Nintendo Switch's Online Service Will Be $29.95/Year [UPDATE] - Kotaku Australia

Nintendo Switch's online service will cost $29.95/year and will launch at some point in 2018, the publisher said today. Playing Switch games online will be free until the service launches. You can also get a one-month subscription for $5.95 and a three ...and more »

The long-awaited Nintendo Switch Online is coming September - CNET

The Nintendo Switch online service is launching in 2018, and it'll cost you about $20 a year. (That's US pricing, and converts to around £15 or AU$30). It's the first time Nintendo is charging for online play, but the good news is it's also throwing in ...and more »

Nintendo Switch Online Service Will Cost $20 a Year - PCMag

The Switch launched with free online play, but Nintendo stated from the beginning that it would turn into a subscription service at some point in the future. And now we know when the subscription charge kicks in (sort of) and how much it costs ...and more »

Nintendo Switch: How safe is it for your family? - BT.com

The latest video games console to hit the market is the Nintendo Switch – and it's being advertised as a particularly family-friendly device. It's so popular in fact, that just ten months after it launched, it has outsold its predecessor, the Wii U. If ...and more »

Nintendo Switch Online Membership Pricing And More Details Revealed - GameSpot

Nintendo made some big announcements about the Nintendo Switch's online features and functionality today, including the price of the online membership. Online play will remain free until some point in 2018 (later than the previously announced Fall 2017 ...and more »

Nintendo Switch Paid Online Service Delayed to 2018 - IGN Africa

Nintendo has delayed the launch of its paid online service for Switch to 2018, and the company provided the first new details regarding the new service since it was first unveiled back in January. In a post on the company's website, Nintendo outlined ...and more »

Nintendo's online Switch service will launch in 2018 and cost $20 a year - The Verge

Nintendo has shed more light on the paid online subscription service it's planning to offer for its Switch console, confirming US pricing, and stating that it will launch in full at some point in 2018. The company says it will also launch a smartphone ...and more »

NES Classic will return (kind of) in updated Nintendo Switch online service - Ars Technica

Nintendo's first foray into a paid online gaming service received two major shake-ups on Thursday: a delay and a content upgrade. A Nintendo announcement clarified that Nintendo Switch Online's original paid launch window of "fall 2017" has been bumped ...and more »

Switch's first “chat headset” is a mess, and that's Nintendo's fault - Ars Technica

If you want to hear your friends and your Nintendo Switch game action at the same time on a headset, you'll need a smart device-compatible setup like Hori's. Hori. Lots of "hardcore" gaming headsets come with volume dongles like Hori's, but just ...and more »

Nintendo Switch online service will become paid-for in 2018 - The INQUIRER

JAPANESE GAMES FIRM Nintendo hs announced that its its paid-for online service for the Switch won't launch until 2018. That's bad news, as the service was originally set to arrive in the second half of 2017. The good news is that Nintendo has confirmed ...and more »