Nintendo launches Nintendo 64 and Sega Genesis controllers for Swap

Nintendo launches Nintendo 64 and Sega Genesis controllers for Switch

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To go alongside the Nintendo 64 and Sega Genesis video games coming to Nintendo Swap On-line, Nintendo can be releasing new controllers for its hybrid house/handheld console. Beginning in October, Nintendo Swap On-line members can have a chanced to buy Swap-compatible N64 and Genesis gamepads. These controllers will promote for $50 every.

That is related the Nintendo and Tremendous Nintendo controllers that the corporate bought when it added these platforms to its subscription service. You’ll want an lively $20-per-year membership to get entry, however you would want that to entry these video games within the first place. So it is sensible to lock the controllers behind that paywall.

Not like the Nintendo and Tremendous Nintendo gamepads, nevertheless, the N64 and Genesis pads don’t dock onto the Swap like Pleasure-Con. As a substitute, they’re merely wi-fi variations of the unique gadgets.

And sure, in case you had been questioning, it’s weird that Nintendo is promoting a Sega Genesis controller. That’s one thing that wouldn’t have made any sense 30 years in the past.


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