Nintendo sets a start date for Switch online service

Nintendo Switch Online service goes live next week with a 7-day free trial

Nintendo fans were brimming with anticipation in the lead-up to Nintendo Direct on September 6, where the company was expected to reveal new games and info about its Switch and 3DS platforms. But what else would you like to see-and what more would you like to know about the Switch online service?

After installing the system update planned for September 18th, 2018 (Tuesday) at 5pm Pacific Time, it will no longer be possible to unlink your Nintendo Account from your Nintendo Switch user.

You may have received an email from Nintendo regarding your Switch account settings, but just in case you haven't yet, we've got you covered.

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After the one-week trial, Nintendo Switch Online will cost players either $3.99/£3.49 monthly or $19.99/£17.99 annually.

Nintendo will reveal further details about the plans tomorrow, during its rescheduled Direct show.

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