You can play Fortnite for Switch without Nintendo's paid online service

The new Pokémon Switch bundle box featuring a Switch Online notice on the side

The new Pokémon Switch bundle box featuring a Switch Online notice on the side

That would bring the Nintendo Switch Online Service closer to parity with Sony's PlayStation Network, which similarly charges for online play except in the case of free-to-play games.

The most crucial and practical feature of NOS is that we'll finally get cloud saves. If anything new is uncovered or anything changes about the service, we'll be sure to update the article.

"Classic games in the NES - Nintendo Switch Online collection and the save data for those games will not be removed unless the user chooses to do so manually".

Do I really even need it?

Nintendo Entertainment System - Nintendo Switch Online also uses the Save Data Cloud, so the same applies.

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Tom Nook delivered the announcement on Thursday at Nintendo Direct that Animal Crossing Switch (a working title) is coming in 2019. Nintendo's online service, opening from 19 Sept, will cost £3.49 / $3.99 for one month or £17.99 / $19.99 for 12 months. The statement continues, "Some games, such as Fortnite, can be played online without a Nintendo Switch membership".

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.

You can pick up New Super Mario Bros.

There's a very peculiar rule that's worth noting regarding the NES games. Something to keep in mind if you subscribe to the service. Additionally, those interested in these joypads will have to fork out $59.99 for the pair of and they are available for pre-order from 18 Sept, direct from Nintendo. In addition to voice chat support, the app will also offer a second screen experience to view your in-game stats while you're playing.

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