Switch owners located in North America can currently claim a free trial for the base version of Switch Online. This offer is available to players in the US and Canada who have previously activated a free trial and don't currently have a subscription. If you're already an existing subscriber though, this offer isn't available to you.

This trial will give you access to Nintendo Switch games online, and will also allow you to play the libraries of NES and SNES games, and make use of Save Data Cloud support. Keep in mind, N64 and Sega Genesis / Mega Drive games are part of the 'Expansion Pack' premium tier - so to access that content, you'll just have to pay extra.

Nintendo yesterday added three new games to the NES and SNES services. You can learn more in our previous story:

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