Nintendo Switch online service goes live in September’s second half

The Nintendo Switch Online service launches this September. But, Nintendo was the one to lack this service. When the paid online service launches, free Nintendo Switch online play will end. Although, only minimum information is available for now, since the subscription based service will be coming with a library of NES games, with much more that will be integrated over time.

Save data cloud backup will allow the users to save the gaming data online for easy and quick access.

The wait was long for Nintendo Switch Online but its nearly here after numerous delays. This makes it easy to retrieve your game data if you lose your system or start using a new one.

Nintendo's Switch online service was first scheduled for a release previous year, but was later delayed to Fall 2018. The Nintendo Switch Online service was originally slated to launch in September, and now, as we're nearing the month in question, Nintendo has slapped down a a more precise release window. More details, including the exact launch date, will be announced closer to launch. It runs similarly to that of the Xbox Live or PlayStation Plus programs, even EA's Origins has a similar option for the PC platform. Otherwise, you can pay $19.99 United States dollars for an individual 12-month membership, $7.99 for three months for $3.99 for a month. And we still don't know whether it'll be needed to play free-to-play multiplayer games on the system, including the likes of Fortnite.

Vanessa Coleman