Nintendo Switch Online will debut on September 18 and at the same time, the new system update will be published that will bring the console to firmware version 6.0, as announced by the leaders of the Kyoto house.
The Nintendo Switch 6.0 update will be released at a 5PM Pacific Time and then the Nintendo e-Shop will go into maintenance for about three hours after which it will be possible to purchase subscriptions to Nintendo Switch Online.
It is important to underline that before updating, it will be necessary to confirm that your Nintendo Account is linked to the correct user: according to what is reported with an updated console it will no longer be possible to disconnect them.
The expected update, in addition to preparing Nintendo Switch to the services included with the subscription, should also extend support for compatible controllers: a series of rumors claim that with the Nintendo Switch 6.0 update you can use the NES controllers, Famicom on the hybrid console and SNES.
We remind you that Nintendo Switch Online will guarantee a series of advantages to all subscribers, in addition to having free access to the multiplayer titles in their possession, can take advantage of the cloud saves and have fun with a series of classic NES titles.