Subscription model with expansion package starts at the end of October


Nintendo Switch Online + expansion pack, the new subscription model for online service on Nintendo Switch, will be available from October 26, 2021. It costs 39.99 euros for twelve months. For comparison: the normal Nintendo Switch online membership is 19.99 euros. Family membership costs 69.99 euros per year.

The game selection available for the launch is to be expanded in the future. For the first time, selected titles such as Mario Kart 64 can be played online for up to four people. The following is the list of Nintendo titles that the enhanced service will make available:

  • Super Mario 64
  • The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time
  • Mario Kart 64
  • Lylat Wars
  • Sin and Punishment
  • Dr. Mario 64
  • Mario Tennis 64
  • Operation: WinBack
  • Yoshi’s Story

In addition, all subscribers will receive a free version of the (paid) expansion Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise. The main game (Animal Crossing: New Horizons) is required.

Upcoming Nintendo 64 Title:

  • Banjo-Kazooie
  • Pok√©mon Snap
  • The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask
  • Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards
  • Mario Golf
  • Paper Mario
  • F-Zero X
  • (more games will follow)

Start-line-up of the games from SEGA Mega Drive:

  • Sonic the Hedgehog
  • Streets of Rage 2
  • Ecco the Dolphin
  • Castlevania: Bloodlines
  • Contra: Hard Corps
  • Dr. Robotnik’s Mean Bean Machine
  • Golden Axe
  • Gunstar Heroes
  • M.U.S.H.A.
  • Phantasy Star IV: The End of the Millenium
  • Ristar
  • Shining Force
  • Shinobi 3: Return of the Ninja Master
  • Strider
  • (more games will follow)