New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe announced for Switch


You can check out the trailer for New Super Mario Bros.

The September Nintendo Direct also announced a range of new games for Nintendo Switch and 3DS.

Enjoy playing "Mario Kart 8 Deluxe" online for free?

The Switch version of the game is being developed by Panic Button, which previously brought games such as DOOM and Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus over to the system in the past year. Feature comparisons aside, a full-year membership to Switch online costs just a third of PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live Gold, which is pretty nice. Although, I've been neglecting Warframe a bit lately as I've been caught up in the Destiny 2 hype, I've still put considerable hours into my various frames in Warframe and would hate to have to do all of that again.

Can NES - Nintendo Switch Online games be played offline? Nintendo did, however, specifically point out that Fortnite will not require a Switch Online subscription.

September: Soccer, Tennis, Donkey Kong, Mario Bros. Unfortunately you'll have to be a subscriber to access this feature.

What's up with the smartphone app?

New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe announced for Switch
New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe announced for Switch

Today, Nintendo has confirmed that the series is coming to the Switch in 2019. That, combined with voice chat being relegated to the phone app still, leaves the service looking rather tepid.

What are these special offers?

That's not all; by subscribing to Nintendo Switch Online you'll also get access to a range of NES titles, many of which will be retrofitted with online play.

Save data stored with Save Data Cloud can not be kept outside of the duration of your Nintendo Switch Online membership. However, we imagine it's representative of what the actual game will look like. Of course, if you want this package deal, you'll be waiting a little while - according to Nintendo, the controllers won't ship out until December.

Downloaded NES games and local save data for them will remain on your console until you delete them "but can not be accessed without an active Nintendo Switch Online membership".

Cloud Saves. Switch users have been clamoring for a way to backup save data to the cloud.

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