• You'll have to pay to play Nintendo Switch games online - except for 'Fortnite'

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Nintendo's about to launch its first ever paid online service, Nintendo Switch Online, for $20/year.
    The new service is required to play various Switch games online, including "Mario Kart 8 Deluxe" and "Splatoon 2."
    "Fortnite" is apparently excluded - a major exception to a huge shift in playing Nintendo games online.
    Nintendo's upcoming online service forces Switch owners to pay $20/year to play games online.
    Enjoy playing "Mario Kart 8 Deluxe" online for free? How about "Splatoon 2?" Enjoy it while you can: When Nintendo Switch Online launches on September 18, those games will...
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  • Nintendo made 8 huge announcements that will make Nintendo Switch and 3DS owners very happy - including a game that fans have been begging for

    Nintendo made 8 huge announcements that will make Nintendo Switch and 3DS owners very happy - including a game that fans have been begging for

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Nintendo just announced a mess of new stuff - from a brand new game starring Luigi to a long-awaited new entry in the "Animal Crossing" franchise. And that's barely scratching the surface!
    In just over half an hour in a "Nintendo Direct" video presentation on Thursday evening, Nintendo pulled back the curtain on a variety of exciting new games coming to the Nintendo Switch this year and next.
    Let's dive in: 1. A new "Luigi's Mansion" game, this time for the Nintendo Switch.
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    If you're old like me, you may remember playing an early Nintendo GameCube game named "Luigi's...
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