20 SNES Classic Games Arrive to Nintendo Switch Online Subscription

Posted September 5, 2019 by Richard Lee Breslin in Announcements, Gameplay, Gaming News, Nintendo Direct, Nintendo Switch, Trailers

Expanding on the NES library included in the Nintendo Switch Online subscription, it has been announced at the recent Nintendo Direct event that SNES games will now be coming to the ever expanding library of games.  Starting from today, we’ll gain access to 20 classic games including F-Zero, Star Fox, Super Ghouls’ n Ghosts, Super Mario Kart, Super Mario World, Super Metroid, The Legend of Zelda: A link to the Past and more.


The full list of games can be found below:

  • Super Mario World
  • Super Mario Kart
  • The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
  • Super Metroid
  • Stunt Race FX (Available for the first time since its original Super NES release)
  • Kirby’s Dream Land 3
  • Super Mario World 2: Yoshi’s Island
  • Star Fox
  • F-ZERO
  • Pilotwings
  • Kirby’s Dream Course
  • Breath of Fire
  • Demon’s Crest
  • Joe & Mac 2: Lost in the Tropics
  • Super Ghouls’ n Ghosts
  • Super Puyo Puyo 2 (Available for the first time in Europe)
  • Super Soccer (Available for the first time since its original Super NES release)
  • Super Tennis (Available for the first time since its original Super NES release)

For compatible games, not only will they have their original multiplayer functions, but those very games will be playable online.  Each of the games will also have a rewind feature, for you know, when we mess up.  It’s certainly a strong line-up of early SNES games which features some genuine classics that are still fantastic even by today’s standards.

Let us know what games you’re looking forward to playing most and what you’ll like to see added in the next batch of games.


Richard Lee Breslin
Richard Lee Breslin

Gamimg has been my life for 30+ years and will always be my passion. I have a BDes Hons Games Development and Digital Media, and I hope to one day turn my passion for gaming and writing into a living. My favourite gaming series are Resi Evil, Metal Gear Solid, Silent Hill, Assassin's Creed, Uncharted and The Last of Us. I collect gaming merchandise, comics and movies. I love football (namely Aston Villa) and WWE. I can also often be found wondering the outskirts of Raccoon City. Follow me on Twitter @Solidus5nake and you can check out my Patreon here: https://www.patreon.com/solidus5nake

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