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Nintendo 64 & Sega Genesis Titles Coming to Nintendo Switch Online

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Nintendo Switch Online subscribers will have access to Nintendo 64 and Sega Genesis titles in the near future if they buy into the new Expansion Pack membership tier. A wide range of games coming to Nintendo Switch via Nintendo Switch Online was revealed during today’s Nintendo Direct, with more to arrive in the future.

The Nintendo 64 titles starting the list include highlights such as Super Mario 64, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Mario Tennis, Star Fox 64, and Yoshi’s Story, while the Sega Genesis list includes Ecco the Dolphin, Golden Axe, Sonic the Hedgehog 2Phantasy Star IV, and more. More titles will release in the future as well, with titles like The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask being specifically name-dropped, but you can see the entire list of starting Nintendo 64 and Sega Genesis titles below.

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The Nintendo Switch Online Expansion Pack option will become available later in October. Be sure to watch the entire September Nintendo Direct below. Also, check out the newly announced Kirby and the Forgotten Land.

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