Nintendo has revealed the price and details of its paid online service for the Switch console.
Nintendo Switch Online is priced as follows:
- 1 month – $3.99
- 3 months – $7.99
- 12 months – $19.99
- 12 months Family Membership – $34.99
Subscribing to Nintendo Switch Online allows players to back up their save games online in addition to opening up online multiplayer features.
Individual memberships can only be used by the Nintendo account holder who purchased the subscription, but users can purchase a family membership to link up to eight accounts to Nintendo Switch Online.
The service will also launch with 20 classic NES games, including the following titles:
- Balloon Fight
- Donkey Kong
- Mario Bros.
- The Legend of Zelda
- Super Mario Bros.
- Super Mario Bros. 3
- Ice Climber
- Dr. Mario
Nintendo Switch Online will launch in September 2018 and will be available through the Nintendo website and Nintendo eShop.