The following article was originally published in May. It’s since been updated with new information following September 13’s Nintendo Direct.
Nintendo first announced a paid online service for Switch in January 2017. Guess what? It’s still not here. But the service is slowly coming into view as Nintendo continues sprinkling out the details. To cut through the weeds, let’s take a look at everything we know about Nintendo’s paid online service.
It’s Called Nintendo Switch Online
The name isn’t as flashy as Xbox Live Gold or PlayStation Plus, but Nintendo Switch Online gets the job done.