The Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack tier arrives late next month, and gamers who subscribe will get access to a library of N64 as well as SEGA Genesis games in addition to the 100+ classic NES / SNES titles already available. That’s right, you’ll finally be able to enjoy games like Super Mario 64 and The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time on your Nintendo Switch, but with support for local and online multiplayer (up to four players). Read more for a video and additional information.
Some future N64 games that will be added include The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask, F-Zero X, Banjo-Kazooie, Mario Golf, Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards, Paper Mario, and Pokémon Snap. As for SEGA Genesis titles, you’ll have access to: Castlevania: Bloodlines, Contra: Hard Corps, Dr. Robotnik’s Mean Bean Machine, Ecco the Dolphin, Golden Axe, Gunstar Heroes, Shining Force, Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master, Sonic the Hedgehog 2, and more at launch. Plus, two new wireless gamepads that are modeled after the original intendo 64 and Sega Genesis controllers are going to be available at a later date.
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You’ll be able to continue using your existing Nintendo Switch Online membership, even after the new membership launches. However, those wanting to change their existing membership to the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership will be able to do so,” said Nintendo.