Connect with us
Advertisement

News

Three more NES games come to Nintendo Switch next week

The latest NES games for Nintendo Switch Online includes a port of arcade beat ‘em up, Double Dragon 2.

Published

on

NES Double Dragon - Nintendo Switch

The latest NES games for Nintendo Switch Online includes a port of the classic arcade beat ‘em up, Double Dragon 2.

Double Dragon II: The Revenge is the highlight from this month’s of batch of classic NES games for the Nintendo Switch. Originally developed for the arcade in 1988 by Technōs, this sequel improves on the NES port of the first game by adding two-player co-op.

The original version of Double Dragon II is also available part of Hamster’s excellent Arcade Archives series.

Advertisement

June’s other games are the rather drab sports game, Volleyball, and City Connection, a curious, globe-trotting arcade platformer in which you drive a Honda City hatchback.

All three games will be available from June 12, 2019.

NES releases for June 2019

  • City Connection
  • Double Dragon 2
  • Volleyball

Read our guide to see the full list of classic NES games currently available.

Nintendo Switch Online Pricing

Nintendo Switch Online memberships run for one, three or 12 months. A family membership plan is also available that allows up to seven family members to play on the same account.

  • 1 month – $3.99/£3.49/€7.99
  • 3 months – $7.99/£6.99/€7.99
  • 12 months – $19.99/£17.99/€19.99
  • Annual Family Membership – $34.99/£31.49/€34.99

If you want something new to play, catch up with this week’s new releases for the Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. You can also follow Thumbsticks on Twitter for daily gaming news updates.

Enjoyed this article?

We hope you found it useful, or informative, or thought provoking, or maybe even a little entertaining. Perhaps it was a guide that helped you through a tight spot, or we even saved you some money? Lovely stuff! If you'd like to say "thanks" you could always buy the team a cup of coffee.

Recommended for you

Thumbsticks editor and connoisseur of Belgian buns. Currently playing: Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Eastward.

Advertisement

Latest from Thumbsticks

New Nintendo Switch eShop releases New Nintendo Switch eShop releases
News24 hours ago

New Nintendo Switch releases: January 24-29, 2022

Pokémon Legends Arceus and The Artful Escape are among this week’s new Nintendo Switch eShop releases.

New Xbox One game releases New Xbox One game releases
News2 days ago

New Xbox releases: January 24-29, 2022

Here are the new Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One releases you can look forward to in the coming week.

My Friend Peppa Pig My Friend Peppa Pig
News3 days ago

My Friend Peppa Pig is out now on PS5 and Xbox Series X|S

My Friend Peppa Pig is released today for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Mystery Gift Distribution Codes Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Mystery Gift Distribution Codes
Guides3 days ago

Guide: Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Mystery Gifts and distribution events

Here's the complete guide to Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Mystery Gifts and distribution events.

Yakuza - Xbox Free Play Days Yakuza - Xbox Free Play Days
News3 days ago

Play three epic crime games for free on Xbox this weekend

Yakuza 3 Remastered, Yakuza 4 Remastered, and Yakuza 5 Remastered are currently free to play for Xbox Live Gold and...

Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga
News4 days ago

Following years of crunch, Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga gets a release date

Warner Bros. Games confirms the release date for Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga amid reports of crunch at developer TT...

Nintendo Switch Online - classic games Nintendo Switch Online - classic games
Guides4 days ago

Nintendo Switch Online: The big list of NES, SNES, N64 and Genesis games

Nintendo Switch Online includes access to a growing library of classic NES, SNES, N64, and Sega Genesis games. Here’s the...

Death's Door - Xbox Game Pass Death's Door - Xbox Game Pass
News5 days ago

One of last year’s very best games is coming to Xbox Game Pass

Death's Door, Rainbow Six Extraction and Windjammers 2 are among this month's second wave of Xbox Game Pass titles.

Advertisement