Nintendo Switch firmware update 6.0.0 detailed ahead of Online launch

You'll be able to play Super Mario Bros. 3 on your Nintendo Switch next Tuesday.                  Nintendo

As if the Nintendo Switch wasn't getting enough awesome accessories already (like that GameCube controller and adapter), it's set to become home to classic gaming NES fun! In today's Direct, Nintendo announced three brand new games coming to the Switch: Luigi's Mansion 3, Animal Crossing (2019), and Yoshi's Crafted World. Ultimate, some more info about that new Yoshi game, and if you're feeling really lucky, an Animal Crossing Switch announcement.

Will you be signing up for Switch Online once it debuts on September 18th? You can also watch the event on Nintendo's Twitch channel.

The much anticipated online gaming service for the popular Nintendo Switch has a start date: September 18.

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UPDATE: Nintendo's online page has confirmed the first 20 games for the NES: Soccer, Super Mario Bros., The Legend of Zelda, Ghosts 'n Goblins, Excitebike, Tennis, Balloon Fight, Super Mario Bros. All Nintendo Account holders will get a free seven-day trial, and more information about features and pricing are available on Nintendo's site.

This will be especially important if you have multiple Switch profiles in your house, such as those for children and other family members. Both have offered online services for years, but at a much costlier price.

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