Today, Nintendo of America tweeted out confirmation that the Nintendo Switch Online membership is set to begin on Tuesday September 18th, 2018. More information was said to be revealed in a Nintendo Direct tomorrow, which will be the direct that was originally set to air last week September 6th, but was quickly postponed due to an earthquake.
The official tweet as follows:
#NintendoSwitchOnline memberships will start on 9/18. You can sign-up for a 7-day free trial from Nintendo #eShop at launch! We will introduce more information during the Nintendo Direct on 9/13.https://t.co/74Hzxk9spt pic.twitter.com/EJVFJH6F4I
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) September 12, 2018
The Nintendo Switch Online is set to be around $20 USD for a yearly subscription and allows access to online play, cloud saves, Classic games and a few other goodies.
It’ll be interesting to see what Nintendo has to show during tomorrow’s Nintendo Direct. For information on what else is coming to the Nintendo Switch Online, Switch Games & 3DS games make sure to come back when we post what went down.