With a paid membership, Nintendo Switch Online members can enjoy a range of benefits like online play, cloud saves, and more!

Share the smiles with online play

Take out rivals and team up with friends online in supported Nintendo Switch titles, such as Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.


Play classic NES, Super NES, and Game Boy games

Get access to a curated library of over 100 NES, Super NES, and Game Boy titles. Pass a Joy-Con controller to a friend for multiplayer fun, or play online!

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Keep your data safe with Save Data Cloud


Securely and automatically back up your game data online for easy access. This makes it simple to retrieve your game data if you lose your Nintendo Switch console, or start using a new one.

Please note: not compatible with all software.


Stay connected with the Nintendo Switch Online app


Use the dedicated smartphone app to access special features for games including Animal Crossing: New Horizons, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Splatoon 3, to see which of your friends are online and what they're playing and to enable voice chat in compatible games.

Users must be aged 13 or above and have a Nintendo Account in order to use the voice chat features of the Nintendo Switch Online smartphone app.


Exclusive offers for members

Enjoy a range of offers only for members, such as Game Trials, exclusive games, and products that only Nintendo Switch Online members can purchase.

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Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack

Enjoy all the benefits of the standard Nintendo Switch Online membership in addition to a growing library of classic Nintendo 64, Game Boy Advance, and SEGA Mega Drive games.

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