A special limited-time offer from Twitch and Amazon Prime allows Prime members to get Nintendo Switch Online free for 12 months!

If you already have a Nintendo Switch Online subscription, you’ll add a further 12 months to your account.

The only condition is you must have an Amazon Prime account which you intend to use for at least 60 days.

Here’s a guide on how to get Nintendo Switch online free with Amazon and Twitch Prime.

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How to get Nintendo Switch Online FREE for 12 months

You can redeem the free Nintendo Switch Online offer via the Twitch Prime perks page, which can be found at https://twitch.amazon.com/prime/loot/nintendo.

Click on Claim Now. You will need to log in to your Twitch account. You will also need Twitch Prime, which you can get by logging into your Amazon account and linking the two.

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Once you’re logged in, clicking Claim Now will take you to Nintendo Switch Online. Log in to your Nintendo Switch Online and continue with the next few steps in order to redeem the offer.

New Twitch Prime users will only be able to redeem 3 months at first. You can then redeem the following 9 months after you are a user for 60 days.

How to check if the Nintendo Twitch Prime offer works

In order to ensure your offer has been redeemed, go to Settings in your Nintendo Switch Online account and choose “Information About Account Activity”.

This will show after you complete the offer.

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Some users may run into errors. You may need to add a payment method for automatic renewal if you have not done so already. The offer is also not available for those with Nintendo Switch Online Family Accounts.

You can also see if the offer has been Claimed and view Frequently Asked Questions on the Twitch Prime offer page.

What can you do with Nintendo Switch Online?

Once you’re all set up, you’ll be able to enjoy Nintendo Switch Online for no cost at all!

You can play online games such as Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Splatoon 2, Mario Kart 8, and many others.

You’ll also be able to get some free games. For instance, you can download the Nintendo Entertainment System catalog for the Switch which allows you to play many classic NES games for free.

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