N64, Mega Drive Emulators Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

It was only a matter of time.

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Nintendo have announced that N64 games and, shockingly, SEGA Genesis/Mega Drive games will be available as part of a Nintendo Switch Online Expansion Pack, which is scheduled to launch in October. More details about pricing will be announced later in the year.

The Expansion Pack will allow players to enjoy select N64 and Mega Drive titles locally or with up to four players online. The N64 games will include Super Mario 64, Mario Kart 64, StarFox 64, Yoshi’s Story, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Operation: Winback, Mario Tennis and Dr Mario 64, with more set to arrive in the coming months. F-Zero was even mentioned by name, so it’s a good day. As for the Genesis/Mega Drive games, you’ve got your choice from Sonic 2, Castlevania, Contra and a few others.

On top of all that, Nintendo have announced that N64 controllers and Genesis/Mega Drive controllers will be available to purchase, retailing for $49.99 each. Both controllers will be completely wireless, and allow players to experience an authentic console experience whether at hone or out and about.

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