Nintendo announces 9.8 million Switch Online paid accounts, Tetris 99 played by 2.8 million accounts, more in-game events coming

Coming from Nintendo's investor briefing...

Half a year has passed since Nintendo Switch Online went live last September. Global memberships now exceed 9.8 million accounts, excluding free trial memberships. Note: This number includes family memberships.

A variety of services for members Tetris 99 has been available for free since February as a special offer to Nintendo Switch Online members. This game pits 99 players against each other in online battle. It has been played by 2.8 million accounts and has helped boost engagement for Nintendo Switch. We plan to implement in-game events to encourage consumers to keep enjoying the game.

Nintendo Switch Online members are also enjoying Nintendo Entertainment System - Nintendo Switch Online. Nintendo
Entertainment System - Nintendo Switch Online gives members instant access to a variety of classic NES games with added online play. Through these initiatives we are working to make these services more attractive over the long-term on Nintendo Switch Online.

Categories: Consoles
Tags: eshop, tetris, switch
Games: Tetris 99


I'd like a detailed breakdown of those 9.8 million accounts. There could be up to 8 people in a family plan that count as an account. Are they active accounts or is it just the total since launch? Probably the latter. Some people could have bought a 1 month plan and never renewed.


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