• PSA: There's a seven day free trial for Nintendo Switch online, which includes the NES suite

    2 monthes ago - By Destructoid

    As a reminder Nintendo is moving into the brave new future that Microsoft heralded in 2002 and Sony followed up with in 2010: paid online subscriptions for consoles. But while Xbox Live Gold and PlayStation Plus offer up a ton of free games each month, Nintendo is sticking to their guns with retro offerings, a strategy met with a polarizing response after its announcement. Well now we can all judge for ourselves as Switch online is a go this week.
    As a reminder, you can see what all of the hubbub is about for seven days, which grants you access to the NES suite - a single download app that...
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  • Arcade Shooter Astebreed Headed to Switch

    Arcade Shooter Astebreed Headed to Switch

    2 monthes ago - By VG Chartz

    Publisher Active Gaming Media announced the arcade shooter, Astebreed , is coming to the Nintendo Switch.
    Here is an overview of the game:
    Story:
    You play as Roy Becket, a young pilot with dreams of becoming as skilled as his adoptive father. When a galactic war against an ancient mechanical alien race reaches its boiling point, Roy is forced to spring into action and take control of an otherworldly bipedal war machine in hopes of saving what's left of humanity.
    Joining Roy is a young girl who claims to have escaped the clutches of the nefarious aliens. Forever altered through the horrible...
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  • The latest Switch update will allow you to play your games on a second console

    The latest Switch update will allow you to play your games on a second console

    2 monthes ago - By Destructoid

    We're less than two years into the Nintendo Switch lifecycle and its operating system is already at Version 6.0.0. Launching yesterday in coordination with the debut of Nintendo Switch Online, Version 6.0.0 is bringing cloud save capability to the system for the first time, as we've thoroughly covered already , as well as some slightly unexpected new features. We're now able to share four screenshots on social media at the same time, there are new Captain Toad icons for us to use (if you can stand the sight of the little guy after yesterday ), and we can now play our downloaded games on a...
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  • Here's Exactly what You Get With Your Nintendo Switch Online Subscription

    Here's Exactly what You Get With Your Nintendo Switch Online Subscription

    2 monthes ago - By My Nintendo News

    Nintendo Switch Online has arrived. The paid online service for Nintendo's go-anywhere home video game system comes with an array of features that provide a great value to Nintendo Switch owners. Individual memberships are available for $3.99 for one month, $7.99 for three months or $19.99 for 12 months. Up to eight Nintendo Account holders can use a...
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