Final Fantasy Games, New Animal Crossing, and More Head to Switch

Angelica Greene
September 16, 2018

Additionally, Nintendo announced the Switch Super Smash Bros.

I fell for it. Again!

Animal Crossing will come to the Nintendo Switch in 2019.

These cool retro controllers for the Switch console look a lot like the originals.

Can NES - Nintendo Switch Online games be played offline?

Yesterday Nintendo fully unveiled their Nintendo Online Service, which launches next week.

There are a variety of payment schemes for Nintendo Switch Online: $3.99 for one month, $7.99 for three months, or $19.99 for a year.

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In regards to the NES games, the FAQ confirms that players will only have offline access to these classic titles for seven days as long as their Nintendo Switch Online subscription is active. We don't know which games will be excluded yet, but Splatoon 2 and Dark Souls: Remastered were mentioned earlier this week when the company told Kotaku that it fears cloud saves could be used to cheat in certain circumstances.

The game also features two expansion packs, After Dark and Snowfall, which expand on urban planning to include concerns such as nightlife and entertainment and weather elements.

[Nintendo Entertainment System games] also use the Save Data Cloud, so the same applies.

The popular city-building game was made available on Nintendo Switch after the presentation ended.

In other words, if you don't have automatic renewal on, you're playing with fire with your cloud saves.

Watch the Nintendo Direct video below for more details of the above reveals, including gameplay demonstrations and examples.

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