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Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack Released

Update (10/25/21)- NS Nintendo Switch System Update 13.1.0 has been released and you can now purchase Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack. This includes all standard membership benefits, access to Nintendo 64 and SEGA Genesis games, and Animal Crossing: New. Horizons Happy Home Paradise DLC released on November 5, 2021.

As a reminder, the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack costs $ 49.99 a year, an increase of $ 30 from standard membership. Another option is to purchase a family membership for $ 79.99 a year. This will give up to eight Nintendo Account holders access to the benefits of this service.

Update (10/15/21)- Nintendo has confirmed that the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack will be officially released on October 25, 2021.

In addition, new Switch versions of the Nintendo 64 and SEGA Genesis controllers can now be pre-ordered for Nintendo Switch Online members.

The original story is as follows:

Nintendo Announces Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack Membership Costs $ 49.99 Annually to Allow Switch Owners Access to N64 and SEGA Games with Animal Crossing: New Horizons Happy Home Paradise DLC Did. This is a $ 30 increase from standard membership.

If your family has other switch owners, a family member who can support up to eight Nintendo Account holders will cost $ 79.99 for 12 months. No release dates have been announced except in late October.

New pricing details for the Nintendo Switch Online expansion pack.

By the way, the current membership fee for Nintendo Switch Online is $ 3.99 for one month, $ 7.99 for three months, and $ 19.99 for 12 months. Family membership costs $ 34.99 for 12 months.

As mentioned earlier, expansion packs unlock access to N64 games such as The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Super Mario 64, and Mario Kart 64. Sega games such as Sonic the Hedgehog 2, Ecco the Dolphin, and Street of Rage 2. Animal Crossing: New Horizons Happy Home Paradise DLC costs $ 24.99 on its own.

Members of Nintendo Switch Online can also purchase a full-size wireless Nintendo 64 and SEGA Genesis controller to play these classic titles as they remember.

The news was released on the same day as the latest Animal Crossing Direct, which revealed Animal Crossing: Brewster and his coffee shop The Roost, villagers popular with other fans, gyroids, and island ordinances. New Horizons Version 2.0 Update Brings You With Happy Home Paradise DLC, you can design a villager’s dream home in a new archipelago.

Nintendo also shared that these updates will be the last major updates to the game, which has sold over 33 million copies since its launch in March 2020.

While waiting for the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack to be released, check out our list of the top 25 N64 games to date and recommendations for the best Switch games you can play right now.

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Adam Bankhurst is an IGN news writer. You can follow him on Twitter @AdamBankhurst When Cramps.

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