Nintendo Switch Online offers free NES games and a cheaper subscription fee than PS Plus and Xbox Live, but it's not all good news for Switch owners.
Those that don't care about retro Nintendo games are not gonna feel happy about this. Sure it's cheaper than PSN/XBL, but you also get more with the other services and most importantly they didn't change policies mid-generation. There's not that much online for Switch yet, and I think lots of people will refuse to pay this. They should at least keep core MP free to keep growing the platform.
Price wise it's a good deal. But really how could they justify charging people more for what they're offering? Content wise it feels like they're playing it safe as always, giving us 20 classic games we got 7 years ago when the 3DS under the "Ambassador program" I mean not even SNES games...come on Nintendo... If they really want to impress me let me play some Gamecube games online. Voice chat still seems to be though the app so that's ridiculous as always.
This is Ambassador 2.
You're right , Nintendo should be offering 2 NES games every month, in addition to 2 SNES games, 2 N64 games, and 1 or 2 GC games every month to go with that perk to play online. They require you to use a smartphone to play online for crying out loud! If they did that they could even jack up the monthly fee to what's on PSN or Xbox Live. I don't understand why they can't at least have SNES games. And 20 NES games at the beginning is a joke. It's really a pity that "underwelming" is now systematically associated with whatever Nintendo does. Okay, minus their first-party exclusives, but still.
If I was getting PS1 games with PS+ I know I wouldn't be too impressed.
LOL! I would be INCREDIBLY impressed. PS1 was SO much better than the others. LOVE those games.
At the price it's decent. PSN is still far better but also costs a lot more.
Nice for multi-switch homes but still not as good as PS+ and Gold
It's half the price. Why were people expecting the same stuff from Nintendo? Like do common sense not exist in the world?
paid save backups and no alternative backup method its okay when nintendo does it not gonna sub
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