Saturday, October 23rd, 2021

Rumors: Game Boy and Game Boy Color games are still expected for online switches

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Nintendo has opened a new layer of Switch Online retro products this week. The new “Expansion Pack” will consist of a “Collection” of Nintendo 64 and Sega Megadrive (Genesis) titles.

So what about the rumored handheld system for Nintendo’s online services? There are no signs of that, but Eurogamer news editor Tom Phillips said: Updated on Twitter -Suggests that Game Boy and Game Boy Color titles are still in progress.

“The N64 and Megadrive were the two NSO platforms I’ve heard alongside Game Boy / Color. I think the N64 / Megadrive will be the first to be rolled out because it’s more appealing to encourage people to upgrade. . “

In a follow-up message, Philips admits that it is not really certain that these particular systems will be part of the “higher price range”. Known insider “Nate Drake” Game Boy and Game Boy Color games seem to think they will be part of their “current” membership.

“Game Boy and Game Boy Color are part of the current Nintendo Switch online service, and they [Nintendo] I didn’t want to confuse the two. “

Earlier this month “Nate the Hate” PodcastThe same insider said that the Nintendo 64 game will be coming to Switch Online with a “high-priced” subscription hierarchy, and Nintendo confirmed this information in a direct presentation earlier this week.

Eurogamer previously commented on our own and of Nate Drake Game Boy and Game Boy Color games from the Switch Online service..

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