REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Being a Nintendo
Switch Online member gives players access to a variety of features,
including a collection of NES™ games with added online play
that can be enjoyed on a Nintendo
Switch™ system. On Dec. 12, three games will be added to
the Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online library: Adventures
of Lolo, Ninja Gaiden and Wario’s Woods™.
Adventures of Lolo – After the love of his life, Lala,
is kidnapped by the devilish King Egger and taken to his haunted
castle, our hero, Lolo, sets out to rescue her. The journey is
perilous, as the Great Devil’s fortress is guarded by a massive army.
But Lolo has a few tricks up his sleeve. Combining clever
environmental puzzles with tricky enemies and an engaging style, Adventures
of Lolo is a true classic.
Ninja Gaiden – Take on the role of Ryu Hayabusa, a
rising ninja in his family’s clan who travels to America to seek
vengeance for his father’s death. Fight your way through six
challenging side-scrolling chapters/14 stages (not including boss
battles) while defeating gangs of street thugs, battling evil ninjas
and fighting barbarian bosses by using the deadly Dragon Sword, ninja
skills and ninja magic.
Wario’s Woods – Control Toad as he scrambles along the
bottom of the screen picking up monsters and bombs and arranging them
vertically, horizontally and diagonally to clear the screen of
enemies. This game features several modes of play, such as basic,
lesson and time race. If you like puzzle games like Dr. Mario,
you will definitely love this one!
More NES games will be added in 2019, starting in January.
To make these games feel even more authentic, users can play them with
the Nintendo Entertainment System controllers. Next week, the first
shipments of these controllers will go out to Nintendo Switch Online
members who pre-purchased them. This wireless re-creation of the
original, iconic NES controller comes in a pack of two for $59.99 and
can be charged by attaching to a docked Nintendo Switch system. The
controllers are a special offer for paid Nintendo Switch Online members
only, who can purchase them by visiting https://nesc.nintendo.com/nintendo-entertainment-system-controllers.
In addition to classic NES games, Nintendo Switch Online members gain
access to online play and Save Data Cloud backup in compatible games,
plus a smartphone app that enhances features of supported games.
Individual Membership options include one month for $3.99, three months
for $7.99 or 12 months for $19.99. A 12-month Family Membership for up
to eight Nintendo Account holders is available for $34.99/year. Also, a
seven-day free trial is available for new users.
For more information about Nintendo Switch Online, visit https://www.nintendo.com/switch/online-service/.
Adventures of Lolo © HAL Laboratory, Inc.
Ninja Gaiden ©1989 KOEI
TECMO GAMES CO., LTD. All rights reserved.
Wario’s Woods ©1994
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