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Nintendo Switch Online: When it launches and what to know

5 monthes ago   |   By SlashGear

After months of talking about it, today Nintendo Switch Online is finally launching. Once Switch Online is live, you'll need to pay a yearly to continue playing multiplayer games online, but there are a number of extra perks for those who choose to subscribe. The big question now is when, exactly, the service will launch. Nintendo detailed...
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Marketing Day: Facebook slapped with EEOC complaint, Instagram launches shopping channel & more

Marketing Day: Facebook slapped with EEOC complaint, Instagram launches shopping channel & more

5 monthes ago   |   By Marketing Land

Here's our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.
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Geek Deals: Nintendo Switch Online Starts Today, 25 Percent off HP's Omen Gaming PCs

Geek Deals: Nintendo Switch Online Starts Today, 25 Percent off HP's Omen Gaming PCs

5 monthes ago   |   By Geek

If you're a Splatoon 2 diehard, watch out. Nintendo's for-pay online service for the Switch starts today, and you can pick up either a three-month pass or a whole-year subscription on Amazon. Keep...
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Nintendo Switch Online's NES Games Are Playable Offline For A Week

5 monthes ago   |   By GameSpot

Nintendo's online subscription service for Switch launches soon , and one of the benefits you get for subscribing is access to a library of NES games. Each of these classic titles supports some form of online play, whether that be competing directly against another player in Balloon Fight or taking turns controlling the action in a traditionally single-player title, but up until now, it has been unclear whether or not the NES games could be played offline. It turns out they can, but there's a slight caveat. According to the FAQ page on Nintendo's website , the NES games included in the...
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Nintendo Switch Online's Free Trial Will Charge You If You Don't Cancel

5 monthes ago   |   By GameSpot

Nintendo's online subscription service for Switch is almost here. The service rolls out in the US on September 18 , and after that, you'll need to have an active subscription in order to play most Switch games online going forward. If you're still undecided about signing up, Nintendo will also offer a free trial-but like most trial periods, you'll be charged if you forget to cancel. Beginning September 18, Switch owners will be able to sign up for one seven-day free trial of the Switch Online service from the console's Eshop. However, as detailed on Nintendo's website , if you don't...
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Nintendo Switch owners will have to pay to play online, starting today - CNET

5 monthes ago   |   By CNET

Nintendo is expected to launch it's new paid online service later this evening - which will charge players $19.99 a year to play games online.
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Here's When Nintendo Switch Online Is Going Live

Here's When Nintendo Switch Online Is Going Live

5 monthes ago   |   By Cinema Blend

If you're looking to subscribe to the Switch Online premium service day one, Nintendo has revealed when, exactly, the service will go live later today.
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Nintendo Switch Online lands today, complete with strange cloud saves

Nintendo Switch Online lands today, complete with strange cloud saves

5 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

Welcome to 2018, Nintendo. After 38 years in the gaming-hardware business and 15 years after the launch of Xbox Live, Nintendo is finally offering an online subscription service in its latest console, the Switch. Nintendo Switch Online goes live on t...
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Fortnite Switch bundle announced with in-game freebies

Fortnite Switch bundle announced with in-game freebies

5 monthes ago   |   By SlashGear

Nintendo is keeping its string of Switch console bundles going, today announcing a new Fortnite bundle. Officially called the Fortnite Double Helix bundle, this joins the recently-announced bundles for Pokemon Let's Go and Super Smash Bros Ultimate, which are all launching later this year. The Fortnite Double Helix bundle will be the first out of the gate, as it's arriving...
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What Time Does Nintendo Switch Online Go Live?

5 monthes ago   |   By Forbes

Here's when Nintendo Switch Online goes live, after some Nintendo eShop maintennance.
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Nintendo Switch Online launches today - here's how to join

Nintendo Switch Online launches today - here's how to join

5 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Nintendo Switch Online is scheduled to launch later today, September 18th, shortly after 11PM ET / 8PM PT. Once it arrives, the free online gaming that Switch owners have enjoyed since the console's launch will come to an end. To enjoy the same games online, you'll need a subscription to the service.
Thankfully, buying into the service doesn't cost very much, and it will grant you access to more than just online gameplay. You'll also be able to chat with friends via the Switch Online app, back up your precious game saves to the cloud , and play a growing collection of retro NES games...
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Microsoft NEEDS to bring Xbox Game Pass to Nintendo Switch

Microsoft NEEDS to bring Xbox Game Pass to Nintendo Switch

Rumors abound that Microsoft is planning to expand its games portfolio to Nintendo Switch, and maybe other platforms. Here's why that would be a smart move. In the console-war... Read more ...

Daily Deals: Free Apex Legends Packs with Twitch or Amazon Prime

Daily Deals: Free Apex Legends Packs with Twitch or Amazon Prime

Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For... Read more ...

Stellaris delivers infectious interstellar strategy on Xbox One

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MWC 2019: the stories and devices to expect at the world's biggest mobile show

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In the next few days, the world's tech press will descend on Barcelona for Mobile World Congress, the world's largest mobile technology event. While January's CES has a broad... Read more ...

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Forget building your own. The epic silver Alienware Aurora R7 Core i7 GTX 1080 Desktop is down to $1,599.99 at Best Buy. That's $250 off what it was going for yesterday, which... Read more ...

Microsoft might bring Xbox Games Pass to the Nintendo Switch

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Search Google Maps For Safe Drug Disposal Locations

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Google is doing its part to fight the opioid crisis with a new tool for Maps and Search. The company this week launched a seven-state pilot to help people dispose of... Read more ...

Metro Exodus gets fixes for GeForce RTX graphics cards and low-end PCs

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If you've been experiencing issues with Metro Exodus and your GeForce RTX graphics card - or indeed if you have a lower-end PC, as these have also been struggling with the game... Read more ...

Realme 3 to launch in India on March 4

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Realme will be launching the Realme 3 smartphone soon. The company announced via Twitter that the launch event, which will be available via live stream for everyone to follow... Read more ...

Kingdom Hearts III Review - A Main Attraction Worth Waiting For

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Publisher: Square Enix Developer: Square Enix Release: January 29, 2019 Rating: Everyone 10+ Reviewed on: PlayStation 4 Also on: Xbox One If Disney has taught us anything, it's... Read more ...