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Nintendo News: The Super Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online Library Expands With a Pair of U.S. Debuts

February 12, 2020 GMT
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Nintendo News: The Super Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online Library Expands With a Pair of U.S. Debuts
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Nintendo News: The Super Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online Library Expands With a Pair of U.S. Debuts

REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 11, 2020--

On Feb. 19, two Super NES ™ games are headed to the Nintendo Switch Online service that have never been released in the U.S. before! Pop’n TwinBee, a classic cute-’em-up shooter, and Smash Tennis, a 16-bit spin on the competitive sport with personality to spare, are both joining the Super Nintendo Entertainment System ™ – Nintendo Switch Online collection for the Nintendo Switch™ system. It’s a great opportunity for players to try games they missed during their original releases abroad.

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On Feb. 19, two Super NES™ games are headed to the Nintendo Switch Online service that have never been released in the U.S. before! Two additional NES™ games will also be arriving for the Nintendo Entertainment System™ – Nintendo Switch Online collection that day as well. (Graphic: Business Wire)

Two additional NES ™ games will also be arriving for the Nintendo Entertainment System ™ – Nintendo Switch Online collection that day as well: the cult favorite action-platformer Shadow of the Ninja and the powerboat racer Eliminator Boat Duel. These new additions expand the NES – Nintendo Switch Online library available on the Nintendo Switch system to 52 titles and the Super NES library to 26 titles, for a total of 78 classic games.

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These titles broaden the diversity of fun games available with a Nintendo Switch Online membership, collections that showcase both well-known and cult classic NES and Super NES games like The Legend of Zelda™, Super Mario World™ and Super Mario Kart™.

All four games added this month will include multiplayer action that takes full advantage of the added online features available with Nintendo Switch Online. For more information about all the benefits and services available with a Nintendo Switch Online membership, and to learn about a free seven-day trial for new users, visit https://www.nintendo.com/switch/online-service/.

Nintendo Switch Online membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required. Not available in all countries. Internet access required for online features. Terms apply. https://nintendo.com/switch-online

Eliminator Boat Duel Original Game by Sculptured Software. © Piko Interactive LLC
The Legend of Zelda © 1986 Nintendo.
Pop’n TwinBee ©Konami Digital Entertainment
Shadow of the Ninja ©1990 Natsume
Smash Tennis Smash Tennis™ & ©1993 BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
Super Mario Kart ©1992 Nintendo
Super Mario World ©1990-1991 Nintendo

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA WASHINGTON

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: OTHER CONSUMER TECHNOLOGY ELECTRONIC GAMES ENTERTAINMENT ONLINE MOBILE ENTERTAINMENT SOFTWARE CONSUMER RETAIL ONLINE RETAIL

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