Welcome to the August edition of the Nintendo Switch Online Magazine! This month, we are excited to share the latest updates for Nintendo Switch Online members, including the expansion of our classic libraries of games and online events.
Starting from August 30th, Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack members can enjoy the classic game, Excitebike 64, at no additional cost. Originally released on the Nintendo 64 system in 2000, Excitebike 64 brings sharp trick mechanics, engaging competitive play, and a nostalgic 90s music track. Get ready to relive the excitement of this beloved title!
In addition to Excitebike 64, we are pleased to announce the availability of the Game Boy Classic Pokémon Trading Card Game. Build your deck, battle tough opponents, and prove yourself worthy of the Legendary Pokémon Cards in this classic Game Boy Color adventure. With your Nintendo Switch Online membership, you can dive into this nostalgic experience once again.
But that’s not all! We are thrilled to add another Nintendo 64 classic to our lineup. Pokémon Stadium 2 has joined the list of playable games for Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack members. Now you can enjoy both Pokémon Stadium games on your Nintendo Switch console!
For the competitive gamers out there, we had a thrilling event in August. The Splatoon 3 AU/NZ Championship qualifiers took place, where squads of Inklings and Octolings battled it out to determine the two teams that will compete in the LIVE finals at PAX Australia 2023 on October 8th. Congratulations to the winners and runners-up! You can check out the results on our website.
And if you’re a fan of Mario Kart, get ready to participate in the Mario Kart AU/NZ Championship. The qualifiers start on September 1st, so make sure to gear up and learn how to participate on our website. It’s time to show off your racing skills and compete against other players in this exciting tournament!
Lastly, don’t forget to share the smiles with online play. Take on rivals and team up with friends online in these new titles. Nintendo Switch Online offers a great opportunity to connect with players from around the world and enjoy multiplayer experiences together.
That’s all for this edition of the Nintendo Switch Online Magazine. Stay tuned for more updates, events, and exciting additions to our game libraries. Keep gaming and have a great time with Nintendo Switch Online!