Nintendo is rolling out its Switch Online service next week

Nintendo is rolling out its Switch Online service next week

The service, which was announced shortly after the Switch itself, will go live on September 18.

Luigi's Mansion 3 is coming to Nintendo Switch in 2019, according to Nintendo's Shinya Takahashi to start today's Nintendo Direct. You can get a glimpse of them in action in the trailer above. It also connects with games such to show off in-game stats and other data, and can enhance the experience of the title like Splatnet 2 for Splatoon 2.

The start date for the online service was presumably going to be announced last week during the planned Nintendo Direct, but the presentation was cancelled following a major quake in Japan. Afterwards, it will no longer be possible to unlink your Nintendo Account from your Nintendo Switch user profile. The patch will arrive alongside the launch of Nintendo Switch Online. 3, Donkey Kong, Ice Climber, and The Legend of Zelda. You can make use of a seven-day free trial by signing up on the Nintendo eShop starting September 18.

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In addition to this, they've also confirmed that system software 6.0.0 will release alongside Nintendo Online.

After the maintenance is complete, Nintendo Switch Online memberships will be available for purchase. There are options for both individual and family memberships (up to 8 users). We might hear about more games during the Nintendo Direct on Thursday.

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