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There have been calls for more streaming services to be made available on the Nintendo Switch, and it seems Japan has got a new one today. It's the American subscription platform Hulu and can be downloaded for free right now if you're located in this region.

It was previously released in North America on the Switch eShop back in 2017. Here's the official announcement for Japan (via social media):

There's no word on a release for this service outside of these regions. Here's a brief rundown if you're not familiar with it (via

"Only Hulu gives you access to the largest streaming library so you can watch thousands of shows and movies, exclusive Originals, past seasons, current episodes, and more on your favorite devices. Plus, you have the option to add Live TV for sports, news, and can’t-miss events on 60+ top channels including ESPN, FOX, ABC, NBC, CBS, FX, CNN, NBCSN, FS1, History Channel, TNT, and more. Enjoy all your TV in one place in a personalized experience withthe plan that works best for you —Hulu, Hulu (No Ads), or Hulu + LIVE TV."

Will you be downloading this one? Do you already have it installed? Leave a comment down below.