Speaking at the last shareholder meeting, Nintendo President Shuntaro Furukawa had the opportunity to talk about the current state of Nintendo Switch Online. According to the executive, currently the subscription service has more than 10 million users, which means an increase of just over 200,000 accounts since last April. However, although you enjoy a “solid” flow of new users, Nintendo considers that it is ” extremely important ” maintain the appeal of the service, promising to make an effort for the future.
Reviewing the qualities of Nintendo Switch Online, Furukawa lists “[the games of] Nintendo Entertainment System, Nintendo Switch Online [online multiplayer], saved from cloud games and services for the mobile application such as multiplayer rooms and voice chat ” The executive recalls that ” we also offered Tetris 99 as a special incentive for Nintendo Switch Online members in February, and in May, we started selling cards with exchangeable codes for Nintendo Switch that allow users to download two We recognize that it is extremely important to make the Nintendo Switch Online service more attractive to users, and we will continue to make the content of the service even more interesting in the future. ”
< How will this attractiveness be guaranteed? For now, it's a mystery Furukawa acknowledges, however, that much of the community would like to access a greater variety of classic Nintendo games, beyond those of NES.
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