More Games. More Features. More Fun - Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack!

Introducing a new Nintendo Switch Online membership plan with expanded benefits, including Nintendo 64™ games.

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Make your games even better

Enhance your games with features like online play, cloud saves, and more. Individual and Family Memberships are available.

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Share the smiles with online play

Your membership lets you team up with (or take out) friends online in these and many more games.

Nintendo Switch™ Sports

Take the competition online, rise through the ranks, and earn in-game rewards.

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Play the Grand Prix, VS Race, and Battle modes online with up to 12 players.

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Create, explore, and survive alone or play with friends online.

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Enjoy 100+ classic NES™ and Super NES™ games 

Memberships include access to a curated library of classic games! Even better, games include added online functionality so you can compete or cooperate with friends. 

Nintendo Entertainment System

Play—or replay—classic games like Super Mario Bros.™, Metroid™, Kirby’s Adventure™, and Yoshi™. 

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Super Nintendo Entertainment System

Jump into favorites like Super Mario Kart™, Super Metroid™, The Legend of Zelda™: A Link to the Past™, Donkey Kong™ Country™, and more.

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Get exclusive games and special offers

These members-only deals include the online mode in the Tetris® 99 game, classic game controllers, and in-game bonuses.

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Featured offer: PAC-MAN™ 99

Test your chomping chops in this 99-player PAC-Royale where you compete to be the last PAC-MAN standing. Nintendo Switch Online members can download and play the online mode of the game at no extra cost.


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Help keep your data safe and stay connected

Convenient features are included with every membership.

Save Data Cloud

Your save data will be automatically connected to your Nintendo account and stored online for compatible games. This makes it easy to retrieve your game data if you lose your system or start using a new one.

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Save Data Cloud backup compatibility varies per game. Some titles, including Splatoon™ 2 and Animal Crossing™: New Horizons, are not compatible.

Nintendo Switch Online App

Open the app on your smartphone or tablet to access game-specific services, view your online friends, and use voice chat during online play—all of which let you get even more out of online play. Enjoy special features for games like Animal Crossing™: New Horizons, Super Smash Bros.™ Ultimate, and Splatoon™ 2!

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Get more games, more fun with Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack!

With your Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership, you can get access to the following benefits, including a library of Nintendo 64™ games with newly added online play for up to 4 players1, access to DLC2 like Mario Kart™ 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass, Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise, and Splatoon™ 2: Octo Expansion, as well as retro SEGA Genesis games!

Nintendo 64 – Nintendo Switch Online

Play classic Nintendo 64™ games like Mario Kart™ 64,Star Fox™ 64, The Legend of Zelda™: Ocarina of Time™, and more!

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass2

A total of 48 remastered courses from throughout the Mario Kart™ series are racing to the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe game! Content will release in 6 waves of 8 courses from March 18, 2022 until the end of 2023.

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Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise2

Join Lottie and her team on a distant resort archipelago and help turn the dream vacation homes of your favorite Animal Crossing characters into a reality. Get creative with new furniture and design options, then share your ideas with players all over the world!

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Splatoon™ 2: Octo Expansion2

Play as an Octoling in this large-scale downloadable content that features a full-on single-player adventure spanning 80 missions starring Agent 8, a character who awakens on a dark subway platform.


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SEGA Genesis – Nintendo Switch Online

Access a collection of SEGA Genesis™ games—like Sonic the Hedgehog 2 and Golden Axe—that are great to play anytime, anywhere!

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Make the most of your Nintendo Switch™ system with Nintendo Switch Online



Nintendo Switch Online

Individual Membership

Designed for one Nintendo Account holder. Affordable and convenient, in your choice of 1-, 3-, and 12-month options.

You can try this membership option for 7 days free.3 Sign up on your system today!

1 Month 3 Months 12 Months
$3.99 USD $7.99 USD $19.99 USD
  Save $3.984 Save $27.89


Family Membership5

Great for up to 8 Nintendo Account holders. The bigger your group, the more you save!

12 Months    
$34.99 USD    
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Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack

Individual Membership

Get everything included in Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack for one Nintendo Account holder.


12 months    
$49.99 USD    


Family Membership

Get Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack for up to 8 Nintendo Account holders. The bigger your group, the more you save!  

12 Months    
$79.99 USD    
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Already have Nintendo Switch Online?

If you already have an annual Nintendo Switch Online membership, you will get a prorated discount for the new plan. This discount will be a bit different for each eligible member, depending on how much time you have left on your current Nintendo Switch Online membership — you’ll be able to see your unique price before purchasing the plan. To learn more, be sure to check out the Nintendo Support page.

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Access Nintendo Switch Online right from your system 

You can get the latest info on Nintendo Switch Online, complete member-exclusive missions, and redeem Nintendo™ Platinum Points6 for icon elements, right from the Nintendo Switch HOME menu!

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Want to know more about Nintendo Switch Online and Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack? Head over to the Nintendo Support Page for lots of helpful information.    

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1. Additional accessories may be required for multiplayer mode. Sold separately.

2. Full version of game required to use DLC. Sold separately.

3.  Free trial automatically converts to 1-month auto-renewing membership unless automatic renewal is turned off by the end of the free trial. Credit card/PayPal account required for 18+. Free trial cannot be redeemed by a Nintendo Account with an active Individual Membership or Family Membership.

4.  Savings compared to an automatically-renewing 1-month membership for the same duration.

5.  As the purchaser of a Family Membership, you will need to be at least 18 years old and save your credit card or link your PayPal account to your Nintendo Account via Nintendo eShop.

6. A Nintendo Account is required to receive and redeem My Nintendo points. Terms apply (

Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required. Persistent Internet, compatible smartphone, and Nintendo Account age 13+ required to access some online features on the app, including voice chat. Data charges may apply. Online features, Save Data Cloud and Nintendo Switch Online smartphone app features available in compatible games. Not available in all countries. The Nintendo Account User Agreement, including the Purchase and Subscription terms, apply.