An interesting detail related to one of the most outstanding games in the Nintendo Switch catalog returns to us again. We are talking in this case about Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle.
In the image that we leave you below, Nintendo confirms that this title will be the next to join the promotion of sample games of Nintendo Switch Online in America. As you well know, this is an offer that allows users of this service to enjoy the game in question at no cost for a limited time.
In this case, the promotion lasts between July 4 and 10 and for now it has not been confirmed if there will be a discount for the game. Remember that this past week Europe and Australia were also confirmed as a sample game, while in Japan they will have Doraemon Story of Seasons.
You have below the frequently asked questions about this service:
With a Nintendo Switch Online subscription, you can try certain games on your Nintendo Switch for a limited time.
What is a sample game?
A sample game is a free, downloadable version of a game available as a member of Nintendo Switch Online. The game will be available in the sample games section so you can try it out for a limited time. When the trial period or your Nintendo Switch Online subscription ends, you will no longer be able to play the game.
Is a sample game the same as a trial version of a game?
No, since the sample games include the full version of the game, but only for a certain period of time.
How do I download a sample game?
If you live in a European country where you can create a Nintendo Account, you can download sample games for your Nintendo Switch system from Nintendo eShop.
- SEsports Extrasin to Nintendo eShop with a Nintendo Account that has an active subscription to Nintendo Switch Online.
- Choose nintendo switch online in the leftmost menu to see the currently available sample games.
- Select a game and choose Discharge to download the sample game.
- You can also search for a title that is available as a sample game and select Discharge.
- You can check the progress of the download in the HOME Menu.
Do I need an internet connection to play a sample game?
You will need an internet connection to download the sample game and start the game after restarting your Nintendo Switch console. After launching the sample game, you will only need an internet connection to play online or use any other online features of the game.
How long can I play a sample game?
You can see the remaining time of the sample game on the game icon on the HOME Menu.
Can I play a sample game with other players who have the same game?
Yes, if the game has online play. Demo games allow you to experience the full version of a game, including its online features.
Can I purchase downloadable content for a sample game?
Yes, you will be able to purchase all of the game’s downloadable content and use it while the sample game is available. However, please note that the content cannot be played separately, so you will no longer be able to use it when the sample game is no longer available.
Will I keep the data of a sample game if I finally buy the game?
Yes, the save data of a sample game is not deleted when the sample period ends, so you will be able to resume your game if you buy the game.
What happens when a game’s sample period ends?
When the sample period ends, you will not be able to play the game again. You can choose to delete or archive the sample game or purchase the game and pick up where you left off.
If you have purchased downloadable content for the sample game, you will only be able to access it after you have purchased a copy of the game.
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