Latest Nintendo Direct reveals a plethora of games coming to the Switch

  • Latest Nintendo Direct reveals a plethora of games coming to the Switch

Latest Nintendo Direct reveals a plethora of games coming to the Switch

One is a pair of Nintendo Entertainment System Controllers that will work with the Nintendo Switch's enhanced NES games. The service, which was announced shortly after the Switch itself, will go live on September 18.

Yesterday, Nintendo finally confirmed the launch date for the Switch's paid online service. Exclusive gear for Splatoon 2 will be given to anyone who purchases a 1yr membership, starting in early October. For $59.99, you get a pair with rechargable batteries that can attach to your Nintendo Switch to charge when not in use. The Switch's library has quickly become a rival of those of the Xbox One and the PS4, despite being much younger and having been developed by Nintendo, which has historically struggled with third party appeal. Super Mario Bros. and forthcoming Excitebike and Ice Climber games. Nintendo also stated that it will update the NES library with more titles in the months ahead, so fingers crossed that we'll see classics like Castlevania and Contra make the rounds, along with a few obscure favorites. You can sign-up for a 7-day free trial from Nintendo #eShop at launch! You will only be able to unlink a user account from a Nintendo Account until 8 p.m. ET on Sep.

Nintendo will reveal further details about the plans tomorrow, during its rescheduled Direct show.