Wednesday, October 27th, 2021

Nintendo Switch Online N64 games will end up at 60Hz in Europe

Last month, the release of the Nintendo 64 game for Nintendo Switch Online was mostly praised by fans, but one issue prevented it from being announced. very special. As you may remember, the footage shown on Nintendo Direct suggested that European fans might have to put up with games running at low speeds of 50Hz. This is an issue that we investigated and elaborated on just a few weeks ago.

But with a bit of a surprise, the company today confirmed that all European N64 games will be available at 60Hz and addressed these concerns in a statement.

“All Nintendo 64 games included in the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack can be played in the English version at 60Hz,” says Nintendo. “Some games also have the option to play the original European PAL version using the language option.”

is. All games run at 60Hz and some are still available in the original 50Hz PAL state. Perfect.

Of course, if you’re reading this from North America and wondering what the fuss is, don’t worry. It’s safe to assume that all N64 games heading to Switch Online will run at the 60Hz recommended in your area, as they did at the time.

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