In the same breath that Nintendo announced the date for the re-planned Nintendo Direct product announcement, the company announced that its Nintendo Switch Online service will go live in North America on September 18 with a free one-week trial for players.
The news came as part of a simple update directly from Nintendo, hidden in the announcement of the new date and time for the next Nintendo Direct video release on YouTube. Otherwise, the announcement has no other details about details for the new paid online gameplay service from the Nintendo Switch, especially availability worldwide.
After a one-week trial, Nintendo Switch Online costs $ 3.99 / £ 3.49 or $ 19.99 / £ 17.99 each year.
The re-scheduled Direct-event of Nintendo is now on September 13 at 15:00 pm PT (6:00 PM or 6:00 PM), but it is said that it is currently focused on "information about upcoming Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo. Switch titles. " Notice how the words & # 39; Nintendo Switch Online & # 39; are nowhere to be found.
So now we do not know anything about Nintendo Switch Online, which will be launched in North America on September 18 and comes with a free one-week trial period – the service is launched in just six days. Here is hoped that this future Nintendo Direct has some crucial additional information.