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Nintendo has “not fallen behind” on online or VR, says Miyamoto

Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto says the company has not "fallen behind" on online play or VR. "We have not fallen behind with either VR or network...

Tetris 99 Grand Prix 4 takes place this weekend

A new Tetris 99 Grand Prix -- creatively named Grand Prix 4 -- will take place this weekend, Nintendo has confirmed. This new event starts up at...

Twitch Prime members can claim the rest of their free Nintendo Switch Online sub

Twitch Prime members will be able to claim the remainder of their free year of Nintendo Switch Online from today. Around two months ago, Twitch...

Nintendo Switch Game Vouchers offer big discounts on games

The Nintendo Switch Game Voucher program will offer big discounts when players buy two games, Nintendo today announced. Available to Nintendo Switch Online subscribers, the...

Super Mario Maker 2 bundle includes 12-months of Switch Online

A special Super Mario Maker 2 bundle will include 12-months of Nintendo Switch Online, Nintendo's multiplayer subscription service. "If you’re not already a Nintendo Switch Online member,...

Tetris 99 gets two new offline modes as DLC

Tetris 99 will receive two new offline game modes thanks to its upcoming Big Block DLC, Nintendo today confirmed. The Big Block DLC is a season pass, available now on...

Tetris 99 Grand Prix 2 is your shot at a $10 AUD prize

The Tetris 99 Grand Prix 2 -- oddly enough, the second event of its type -- will kick off this weekend, offering players the chance...

Microsoft, Sony, Nintendo subscription services under UK investigation

Subscription services offered by Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo are under investigation by the UK's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). The CMA will look into whether...

Twitch Prime members get 12 free months of Nintendo Switch Online

Twitch Prime members will be able to claim 12 free months of Nintendo Switch Online, the service that allows for online multiplayer and cloud...

New Splatoon 2 demo includes 7-day Nintendo Switch Online trial

A new Splatoon 2 demo is available and includes a 7-day trial of Nintendo Switch Online, Nintendo has today confirmed. Available from today, right here,...

Tetris 99 tournament offers $9,990 prize pool

Update: Nintendo Australia and New Zealand has just confirmed we'll get a seperate tournament, called the 99 Grand Prix, in our region. It will offer...

NES Nintendo Switch Online app has SNES emulator, more

The Switch's NES Nintendo Switch Online app has an SNES emulator and more, a new report suggests. Dataminer OatmealDome has reportedly found four different emulators inside the...

Metroid headlines NES games coming to Switch Online in November

Nintendo is improving its roster of NES games included with a Nintendo Switch Online subscription, with the addition of three new titles in November. The...

Free LEGO Worlds DLC locked behind Nintendo Switch Online paywall

A piece of free LEGO Worlds DLC has been locked behind a paywall thanks to the new Nintendo Switch Online service, it's recently been discovered. The news...

Nintendo Switch Online lapsed subscription cloud saves will be held

Nintendo Switch Online lapsed subscription cloud saves will be held for a period of six months, Nintendo has confirmed. This means that lapsed subscription saves...

Nintendo Switch Online cloud saves explained

Nintendo Switch Online cloud saves were recently detailed in a FAQ published by Nintendo. "Save data stored via the Save Data Cloud backup is available...

Nintendo Switch Online NES games make you check-in each week

A new Nintendo Switch Online FAQ has confirmed that subscribers will need to check in once a week to continue playing free, bonus NES...

Nintendo Accounts to be locked to Switch user profiles next week

Nintendo Accounts will be locked to Switch user profiles after an update is released next week. In preparation for the Nintendo Switch Online service, Nintendo...

NES Joy-Cons are perfect for Nintendo Switch Online’s NES offerings

Update: Nintendo has recently confirmed that these special NES controllers will only be available to Nintendo Switch Online subscribers. "Limit one purchase per Nintendo Account with...

Nintendo Switch Online debuts in the second half of September

Nintendo Switch Online will launch in the second half of September 2018, Nintendo has today advised. That means the service should arrive in a little...