Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Entertainment System™ - Nintendo Switch Online

Get exclusive access to classic NES™ and Super NES™ games on your Nintendo Switch™ system with a Nintendo Switch Online membership.

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Even more classic NES games to enjoy

Great titles like Ninja JaJaMaru-kun were recently added to the library of classic NES games available with a Nintendo Switch Online membership.

Play 100+ games on your Nintendo Switch system

Enjoy a curated library of more than 100 total NES™ and Super NES™ classic games—including Super Mario Bros.™, Metroid™, The Legend of Zelda™, Donkey Kong™, and more—all at no extra charge. Plus, you can compete (or cooperate) online with friends, share your screen, or virtually pass the controller, depending on the game.

super mario bros

Super Mario Bros.


super mario bros 2

Super Mario Bros. 2


Super Mario Bros. 3 1990

Super Mario Bros. 3


The Legend of Zelda 1986

The Legend of Zelda


Zelda II: The Adventure of Link™ 1988

Zelda II: The Adventure of Link™


Metroid 1987



Donkey Kong 1981

Donkey Kong


Kirby’s Adventure™ 1993

Kirby’s Adventure™


Kid Icarus™ 1987

Kid Icarus™


Included games:

Games in yellow feature online multiplayer.

  • Metroid

  • Mighty Bomb Jack

  • TwinBee

  • Soccer

  • Tennis

  • Donkey Kong

  • Mario Bros.™

  • Super Mario Bros.

  • Balloon Fight™

  • Ice Climber™

  • Dr. Mario™

  • The Legend of Zelda

  • Super Mario Bros. 3

  • Double Dragon

  • River City Ransom

  • Ghosts'n Goblins™

  • Tecmo Bowl

  • Gradius

  • Pro Wrestling

  • Excitebike™

  • Yoshi™

  • Ice Hockey

  • Baseball

  • Solomon's Key

  • NES™ Open Tournament Golf

  • Super Dodge Ball

  • Wario's Woods™

  • Ninja Gaiden


  • Blaster Master

  • Zelda II: The Adventure of Link

  • Super Mario Bros 2

  • Kirby's Adventure

  • Kid Icarus

  • StarTropics™

  • Super Mario Bros.: The Lost Levels

  • Punch-Out!!™ Featuring Mr. Dream

  • Star Soldier

  • Donkey Kong Jr.™

  • VS. Excitebike™

  • Clu Clu Land™

  • Double Dragon II: The Revenge

  • Volleyball

  • City Connection

  • Wrecking Crew

  • Donkey Kong 3

  • Kung-Fu Heroes

  • Vice: Project Doom


  • Crystalis

  • Shadow of the Ninja

  • Eliminator Boat Duel

  • Rygar

  • The Immortal

  • S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team

  • Nightshade

  • Fire ’n Ice

  • Ninja JaJaMaru-kun

  • EarthBound™ Beginnings



  • Pinball

Pick up and play

You can play, save, and jump back into the action whenever you have a few minutes—wherever you happen to be.

Rewind your game

Do-overs are built in! You can rewind your game by pressing and holding ZL + ZR if you make a mistake or just want to retry a section.

Play together online

Connect with friends online and share your screen for co-op or competitive play. Select a 1- or 2-player mode and go. In single-player games, you can take turns at the controls.

Give friends a hand

When playing online, you can display a hand-shaped cursor on your friend’s screen. Use it to give hints or point out strategic locations. You can even clap to congratulate them.

Cheer them on with voice chat

You can use voice chat in these games via the Nintendo Switch Online smartphone app. It’s the next best thing to hanging out together.

Persistent internet and compatible smartphone required to use app. Data charges may apply. Nintendo Account age 13+ required. Smartphone app features available in compatible games.

Nintendo Entertainment System™ Controllers

Available for purchase only by Nintendo Switch Online members, this 2-pack of wireless controllers offers the perfect way to play these classic NES™ games online, either competitively or cooperatively.

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Limit one purchase per Nintendo Account with paid Nintendo Switch Online Individual or Family membership. Offer not available for trial membership. These controllers are optional and not required to play Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online collection of games.

Supported play modes




Release date

September 18, 2018



ESRB rating

Supported play modes

TV mode, Tabletop mode, Handheld mode

Game file size

141 MB

Supported languages

Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish

Play online, access classic NES™ and Super NES™ games, and more with a Nintendo Switch Online membership.

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