The Nintendo Switch Online games library is getting an update. The subscription service allows users to play a library of free NES Games. New games are coming, such as Zelda II and Blaster Master. However, leaks show that there will also be free SNES Games coming to Nintendo Switch Online!
SNES Games Coming To Nintendo Switch Online Leak
Earlier this month, a Tweet by Nintendo revealed that Zelda II: The Adventure of Link and Blaster Master will be added to Nintendo Switch Online. These games will be available to play from the 16th of January.
#Zelda II: The Adventure of Link and Blaster Master are coming to #NintendoSwitchOnline – Nintendo Entertainment System! Set up your membership now and start playing on 1/16! https://t.co/ZPh216goDt pic.twitter.com/XKKhdPMb3K
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) January 9, 2019
However, a data miner on Twitter (@KappucinoHeck) also found SNES Games in the NES Online data.
I was finally able to look around NES Online's strings a bit myself and noticed the sheer amount of SNES games planned.
Here's a list for you folks out there:#NintendoSwitch
— Kapu | gamers will perish (@KapuccinoHeck) January 13, 2019
It seems Switch Online subscribers will now have a choice between a range of classic NES and SNES games to play. If these follow the new NES releases, we could see them as soon as tomorrow.
Full List Of Nintendo Switch Online SNES Games
The list of SNES Games coming to Nintendo Switch Online is as follows.
- Super Mario Kart
- Super Soccer
- Legend of Zelda: Link to the Past
- Demon’s Crest
- Yoshi’s Island
- Stunt Race FX
- Kirby’s Dream Course
- Pop’n Twinbee
- Star Fox
- Contra 3
- Kirby Super Star
- Super Ghouls ‘n Ghosts
- Kirby’s Dream Land 3
- Super Metroid
- Super Mario World
- Star Fox 2
- Super Punch-Out!!
- The Legend of the Mystical Ninja
- Super Mario All-Stars
- Breath of Fire 2
It’s unclear right now whether these will come all at once or if we’ll get monthly additions. However, expect to hear more from Nintendo soon.
Next Nintendo Direct In January?
It seems like we should see a new Nintendo Direct January 2019 any day now.
Nintendo has many upcoming games that still need release dates. There’s also a lot of leaks and rumors about new Smash Bros Ultimate DLC.
Along with a bevy of new SNES Games to release, Nintendo would have plenty to cover in a new Nintendo Direct broadcast.