Altered Beast, ToeJam & Earl, Dynamite Headdy, Sword of Vermilion and Thunder Force II now available for Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack members via the SEGA Genesis collection of games

Read on below to learn more about Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack:

Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack: SEGA Genesis games for December

Available now! Five more SEGA Genesis games have been added to the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership plan. This plan gives you all the benefits of a Nintendo Switch Online membership, access to a selection of Nintendo 64™ and SEGA Genesis games, and access to the recently released Animal Crossing™: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise DLC*.

Members can easily access the games by clicking the icons on the right side of this article. If you want more info on membership plans, visit https://www.nintendo.com/switch/online-service/.

Thunder Force 2

In this first installment of Technosoft’s popular shooting series for the SEGA Genesis/Mega Drive, pilot the starfighter Exceliza on a mission to destroy the battle fortress PREAREOS, a superweapon created by the Empire of Lone. Equip the Exceliza with up to eight different weapons by acquiring items and change up your arsenal depending on the situation. On your journey to the heart of the planet Nebula, you’ll alternate between top-down, eight-way scrolling stages as well as the more familiar horizontal auto-scrolling stages.

ToeJam & Earl

ToeJam and Earl, the funkiest guys in space, explore the bizarre planet Earth in this roguelike action game. Use gift-wrapped power-ups to keep yourself out of trouble while you look for parts to repair your spaceship.

Sword of Vermillon

Lovingly crafted by Sega AM2, this action RPG features a rich soundtrack, and shifting styles and perspectives based on gameplay. Journey to gather eight rings scattered across the land and save the world from evil.

Altered Beast

Save the kidnapped goddess Athena in this beat-’em-up action game. Collect Spirit Balls on each level to transform into bestial forms of ultimate power and defeat your monstrous foes.

Dynamite Headdy

Starring Headdy, the puppet hero of courage and justice who fights using his own head. Use 17 different power-up heads to defeat the evil puppet servants of Dark Demon!

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*Full version of game required to use DLC. Sold separately

Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required. Not available in all countries. Internet access required for online features. Terms apply. https://www.nintendo.com/switch/online-service/

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SEGA Genesis – December 2021 Game Updates – Nintendo Switch Online

Relive some of the iconic games that defined SEGA Genesis. Today, five additional power-packed games have been added to the SEGA Genesis – Nintendo Switch Online library and are playable right now:
– Altered Beast
– ToeJam & Earl
– Dynamite Headdy
– Sword of Vermilion
– Thunder Force II

Learn More: https://www.nintendo.com/switch/onlin…

Nintendo Switch Online Official Site: https://www.nintendo.com/switch/onlin…

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Paper Mario Trailer – Nintendo 64 – Nintendo Switch Online

It’s a paper caper! Paper Mario, originally released for the Nintendo 64 system, will become available for Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack members on 12/10! After Bowser steals the Star Rod and kidnaps Princess Peach, Mario plots to rescue the seven Star Spirits and free the Mushroom Kingdom from the Koopa’s rule. As Mario travels from the tropical jungles of Lavalava Island to the frosty heights of Shiver Mountain, he’ll need all the help he can get. Master the abilities of the seven Star Spirits and the other allies joining the adventure to aid our hero on the battlefield. There are over 50 Badges to locate that, when equipped, will grant special abilities and powerful attacks. The turn-based battle system will make fighting Bowser’s baddies equal parts strategy and timing. Discover over 100 items, mix them together, and cook up fantastic creations to keep Mario going strong in battle. Close the book on Bowser’s story before his evil deeds turn the world upside down and make it so only HIS wishes come true!

Learn more about Nintendo 64™ on Nintendo Switch Online: https://www.nintendo.com/switch/onlin…

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What you need to know about the new Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership plan.

Looking to level up? You may want to check out the new Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership plan!

In addition to all the benefits of a Nintendo Switch Online membership, you can play a selection of Nintendo 64™ games as well as retro SEGA Genesis classics. Plus, you’ll be able to play the Animal Crossing™: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise DLC for no additional charge*.

All the other great benefits of Nintendo Switch Online are also included, such as access to 100+ classic NES™ and Super NES™ games, exclusive online matches in the Tetris® 99 and PAC-MAN™ 99 games, online play in some of your favorite games, and more!

Nintendo 64 and SEGA Genesis

At launch, you’ll get to play the following Nintendo 64 and SEGA Genesis games with newly added online play. Nintendo 64 games also have online play for up to 4 players** …so yep, that means 4-player online races in the Mario Kart™ 64 game and 4-player Arwing fights*** in the Star Fox™ 64 game.

Nintendo 64

  • Super Mario 64™
  • Mario Kart™ 64
  • Star Fox™ 64
  • Yoshi’s Story™
  • The Legend of Zelda™: Ocarina of Time™
  • WIN BACK: COVERT OPERATIONS
  • Mario Tennis™
  • Dr. Mario™ 64
  • Sin & Punishment™

SEGA Genesis

  • Castlevania: Bloodlines
  • Contra: Hard Corps
  • Dr. Robotnik’s Mean Bean Machine
  • Ecco the Dolphin
  • Golden Axe
  • Gunstar Heroes
  • M.U.S.H.A.
  • Phantasy Star IV
  • Ristar
  • Shining Force
  • Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master
  • Sonic the Hedgehog 2
  • Streets of Rage 2
  • Strider

More games will be added in the future!

Animal Crossing™: New Horizons – Happy Home Paradise DLC

With the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership plan you’ll also get access to the Animal Crossing: New Horizons DLC at no additional cost when it launches on November 5.

In the DLC, you’ll join Lottie’s Paradise Planning team and travel to a distant group of beautiful resort islands with a diverse set of landscapes. This time, you will help clients realize their dream vacation home. Choose from a variety of islands with distinctive features and find one that matches your client’s vision. Then start designing and make their vacation dreams come true.

With any Nintendo Switch Online membership plan, you’ll also be able to share your in-game portfolios and have other players tour your personally-designed resort islands.

Pricing Info

Both Individual and Family Memberships are available for the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack plan. To see the pricing options, visit https://www.nintendo.com/switch/online-service/.

Please note that if you already have a Nintendo Switch Online membership, you may get a prorated discount for the new Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack plan you choose depending on how much time you have left on your current Nintendo Switch Online membership (some restrictions may apply). You’ll be able to see your unique price before purchasing the plan.

*Full version of game required to use DLC. Sold separately..

**Additional accessories may be required for multiplayer mode. Sold separately.

***While there’s no real benefit, try saying, “Hey Einstein, I’m on your side!” while playing multiplayer. It helps me, anyway.

Nintendo Switch Online membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required for online features. Nintendo Switch Online – Expansion Pack membership required to play Nintendo 64 – Nintendo Switch Online and SEGA Genesis – Nintendo Switch Online collections of games. Not available in all countries. Internet access required for online features. Terms apply. https://www.nintendo.com/switch/online-service/

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Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack – Overview Trailer

Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack expands on the five benefits of Nintendo Switch Online with access to Nintendo 64 games, paid Animal Crossing: New Horizons DLC for no additional cost, and retro SEGA Genesis games. Get a Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack membership or change over from an existing Nintendo Switch Online membership at any time!

nintendo.com/switch/online-service/#expansion-pack

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