• Fortnite Won't Require Nintendo Switch Online Subscription

    7 days ago - By Game Rant

    Nintendo revealed in their FAQs that Fortnite will not require the Switch Online paid service for online play, also suggesting that other titles would be exempt.
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  • Nintendo Switch Online Subscription Not Required to Play Fortnite, Some Other Games

    7 days ago - By IGN

    It looks like some games may be exempt from paying the Nintendo Switch Online membership fee to participate in online play.
    On Nintendo's support pages , it appears not all games will need players to pay the yearly $20 fee. The only game mentioned specifically was the popular battle royale title Fortnite, though it seems other games could be exempt as well. Nintendo also states that titles that do require the membership for online play will be identified in the Nintendo eShop beginning September 18.
    The page states: "Beginning September 18, 2018, a Nintendo Switch Online membership is...
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  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Switch Bundle Confirmed

    7 days ago - By Game Rant

    Nintendo officially confirms the impending release of a Nintendo Switch bundle that includes the forthcoming fighting game Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.
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  • Nintendo Switch Online Requires Weekly Check-In To Play NES Games

    7 days ago - By Game Rant

    Nintendo reveals that Switch Online will require weekly check-ins to access the NES library, and cloud saves will not be stored once a subscription is canceled.
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  • Nintendo confirms Fortnite on Switch won't require an online subscription to play

    7 days ago - By GamesRadar

    Fortnite is exempt from Nintendo Switch Online charges, and probably other F2P games too
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  • Nintendo Switch Online Requires Weekly Logins To Access NES Games

    7 days ago - By Forbes

    Nintendo Switch Online is already off to a terrible start, days before launch. The company requires weekly online check-ins to maintain access.
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  • You'll have to pay to play Nintendo Switch games online - except for 'Fortnite'

    You'll have to pay to play Nintendo Switch games online - except for 'Fortnite'

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    Nintendo's about to launch its first ever paid online service, Nintendo Switch Online, for $20/year.
    The new service is required to play various Switch games online, including "Mario Kart 8 Deluxe" and "Splatoon 2."
    "Fortnite" is apparently excluded - a major exception to a huge shift in playing Nintendo games online.
    Nintendo's upcoming online service forces Switch owners to pay $20/year to play games online.
    Enjoy playing "Mario Kart 8 Deluxe" online for free? How about "Splatoon 2?" Enjoy it while you can: When Nintendo Switch Online launches on September 18, those games will no longer...
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