Nintendo unveils wireless NES controllers for Switch owners

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Yesterday Nintendo fully unveiled their Nintendo Online Service, which launches next week. Ultimate Nintendo Switch bundle, complete with a specially designed dock and JoyCon controllers.

However, the announcement of these controllers also seems to confirm that SNES games and controllers are coming to the system down the line.

Membership details from Nintendo's FAQ.

Last night, Nintendo announced that it would be selling NES and Famicom controllers for the Switch, which explains why those controller icons were included in the firmware. However, if you keep the Nintendo Entertainment System save data saved locally on your Nintendo Switch console, then you can use it again if you purchase another membership.

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Q. After my Nintendo Switch Online subscription expires, will my Save Data Cloud files and Nintendo Entertainment System - Nintendo Switch Online save data be erased? That's going to be a bit of a pain if you are taking your Switch on holiday.

The online service, which also includes access to (previously free) online multiplayer and the ability to back up game save data on the cloud, is $4 for one month, $8 for three months, and $20 for a full year.

Unfortunately, they'll only be available to those who Nintendo Switch Online subscribers. You'll only be able to order these if you have a Switch Online membership.

Still, that hasn't stopped Sakurai and his team from revealing new fighters like Ridley from Metroid, Simon (and Richter) Belmont from Castlevania, King K. Rool from the Donkey Kong series, and now Isabelle.

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