New Super Mario Bros U To Get Deluxe Switch Version

"Save data stored with Save Data Cloud can not be kept outside of the duration of your Nintendo Switch Online membership", reads an FAQ on Nintendo's United Kingdom website. If anything new is uncovered or anything changes about the service, we'll be sure to update the article.

One of the biggest complaints about Nintendo Switch through its first year and a half on the market has been the lack of cloud saves.

For those who need a refresher, a subscription to Switch Online will grant players access to a library of classic NES games. Ultimate roster to dates for upcoming games and more port news.

How much does it cost?

Nintendo Switch Online will go live in Europe on September 18, following in the U.S. on September 19. If you want to try it out before you commit to paying, there's a 7-day free trial as well. Games shown during the Direct included Ghosts 'n Goblins, Ice Climbers, and Dr. Mario.

September: Soccer, Tennis, Donkey Kong, Mario Bros.

What's up with the smartphone app?

The smartphone app also has connectivity features for certain games, such as Splatoon 2, where game information can be beamed to your device for viewing.

What are these special offers?

Nintendo Entertainment System - Nintendo Switch Online also uses the Save Data Cloud, so the same applies. These new Joy-Cons are shaped like NES controllers, and you'll only be able to buy them if you're an online subscriber.

Anything else I should know?

With a player count that has now surpassed over 38 million players worldwide, Warframe has rightfully claimed its title as one of the world's most popular free-to-play games across consoles and PC, and now Switch owners can look forward to hopping into the game in just a few months.

  • Fernando Stephens