Nintendo News: Nintendo Switch Online Surpasses 100 Classic Games With New Batch of Classic Titles!

Posted 5/18/21

REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2021--

On May 26, the service passes a milestone. Five additional titles are being added, which will bring the number of classic games available to all …

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Nintendo News: Nintendo Switch Online Surpasses 100 Classic Games With New Batch of Classic Titles!

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REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2021--

On May 26, the service passes a milestone. Five additional titles are being added, which will bring the number of classic games available to all Nintendo Switch Online members to a grand total of 104!

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Leap to the rescue with these radically retro pair of cave-dudes on May 26 as Caveman Ninja (also known as Joe & Mac) joins the Super Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online library! (Graphic: Business Wire)

This month, get ready to deploy some dino demolition with the addition of (also known as )! Take a trip to gaming pre-history with these radically retro pair of cavemen ninjas from the Stone Age. Or you can create some effortlessly cool combo chains in . Change over to to complete a blistering baseball pennant race, or maybe try chasing down an evil witch in ™. Top it all off by riding a giant frog in for an offbeat odyssey through these action-packed adventures from the archives.

A Nintendo Switch Online membership grants instant access to large libraries of ™ and ™ games, jampacked with beloved titles from the classic era of gaming, as well as notable cult favorites and Japanese games previously unreleased in the U.S. Take a tour through a living museum of gaming history on Nintendo platforms featuring adventures like ™™™ and ™, which can all be played anytime, anywhere.

Read on for additional details about the games arriving this month:

A Nintendo Switch Online membership also grants you entry to the battle royale game . After four decades of iconic gaming memories, PAC-MAN is back in the maze, ready to hunt down those ever-elusive ghosts. But this time, you’ll be competing against 98 fellow players to emerge as the last PAC-MAN standing. Featuring eight different selectable strategies to deploy on the fly, and the tantalizing promise of mounting a huge comeback when you eat a Ghost Train, delivers a blast from the past with modern thrills.

The paid online service Nintendo Switch Online is a great way to connect and play compatible games online with friends and family around the world. With online play in compatible games like , , , , and many others, a Nintendo Switch Online membership can help you experience everything has to offer.

For more information about all the benefits and services available with a Nintendo Switch Online membership, and to learn about a free seven-day trial, go to the Nintendo Switch Online section on the Nintendo Switch HOME Menu or visit .

Nintendo Switch Online membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required for online features. Free trial automatically converts to 1-month auto-renewing membership unless automatic renewal is turned off by the end of the free trial. Credit card/PayPal account required for 18+. Free trial cannot be redeemed by a Nintendo Account with an active Individual Membership or Family Membership. Not available in all countries. Internet access required for online features. Terms apply. nintendo.com/switch-online

Animal Crossing: New Horizons © 2020 Nintendo. Donkey Kong Country ©1994 Nintendo. The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past ©1991-1992 Nintendo. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe © 2017 Nintendo. Ninja JaJaMaru-kun © CITY CONNECTION CO., LTD. PAC-MAN™ 99 ©BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. Published by BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. Pokémon Sword © 2019 Pokémon. © 1995 - 2019 Nintendo / Creatures Inc. / GAME FREAK inc. Pokémon Shield © 2019 Pokémon. © 1995 - 2019 Nintendo / Creatures Inc. / GAME FREAK inc. Spanky’s™ Quest © 1992 Natsume Inc. All Rights Reserved. Super Baseball Simulator 1.000 © CULTURE BRAIN EXCEL. Magical Drop2 © G-MODE Corporation / DATA EAST. Caveman Ninja © G-MODE Corporation / DATA EAST. Super Mario Bros. 3 © 1988 Nintendo. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate © 2018 Nintendo Original Game: © Nintendo / HAL Laboratory, Inc. Tetris 99 Tetris ® & © 1985~2021 Tetris Holding. Tetris logos, Tetris theme song and Tetriminos are trademarks of Tetris Holding. The Tetris trade dress is owned by Tetris Holding. Licensed to The Tetris Company. Tetris Game Design by Alexey Pajitnov. Tetris Logo Design by Roger Dean. All Rights Reserved. Sub-licensed to Nintendo. Certain new content developed by Nintendo, and any characters, sounds and video games originally owned by Nintendo: © 2019 Nintendo. Nintendo Switch is a trademark of Nintendo. © 2021 Nintendo.

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