Animal Crossing for Nintendo Switch finally confirmed

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Nintendo shed more light on Nintendo Switch Online during today's Direct. Switch Online will be releasing September 18, it will cost $19.99 annually, and is needed to play online games.

Nintendo Direct also saw the announcement of a new Switch online service. Now I just have to wait a little but longer, as the only release date information we have so far is that it'll be coming in 2019. Nintendo Switch Online also uses the Save Data Cloud, so the same applies.

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is coming exclusively to the Nintendo Switch on December 7, 2018.

Up until now, Animal Crossing has only been represented in Nintendo's big crossover brawler by Villager, the generic player character. U for the Switch.

Nintendo's rather convoluted online service is officially launching next week, which includes some odd and non-user friendly decisions that have plagued the company's expansion into the online world for years. During the launch, the company will offer users 20 classic Nintendo titles, including titles like Super Mario Bros.

"The FAQ goes on to mention what types of games will require the online service, which "[include] Splatoon 2, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, ARMS, and Super Smash Bros. Retailing at $39.99 (£35) the game features the player as the mayor, focussing on urban planning and city management issues such as transportation and traffic congestion.

What NES games are included?

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