All of those classic retro SNES and NES controllers were one of the most beloved parts of our Nintendo setup. Now, according to the latest reports, the SNES and NES controllers support is coming for Nintendo Switch too.

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It is planned via a new firmware update, likely coinciding with the launch of its Switch Online service. This was discovered along with the other interesting tidbits from Switch firmware update 6.0.0. The other tidbits also include new SNES and NES controller icons and even the possibility of a new messaging system.

Expected NES/SNES Controllers

Speaking of the expected controllers, Nintendo is likely to release special wireless NES, SNES, Famicom, and Super Famicom Switch controllers to not only tap the same nostalgia that revved up NES/SNES Mini sales but also for its new Switch Online service.


The expected price for the controllers is somewhere around $19.99 apiece.

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