Nintendo - Nintendo Switch Sports is available this Friday

By Phillip, 27 april 2022

Soccer, volleyball, bowling, tennis, badminton and chambara (sword duels) find your favorite sports and discover brand new ones to compete with your friends. Use the Joy-Con controllers to move, hit, smash, strike and win! In addition, golf* will be added as a seventh discipline this fall via a free update. All of these sports activities can be enjoyed solo, with family or friends, in local games on the same console, or in exciting online games**. Also compete online against randomly selected opponents from around the world or down the street for a chance to dominate the pro league in each sport.Nintendo Switch Sports introduces for the first time customizable heroes called Sportsmates. During random online play sessions, players earn points, which can be redeemed in-game for rewards such as outfits, sports accessories, and equipment for their Sportsmates. New items will appear every week, so it's worth checking the offers regularly to see what's available. You'll also be able to play as your classic Mii characters, saved in your Nintendo Switch system.
 

With the Joy-Con controllers, make real physical and intuitive movements to participate in every sports activity. From spinning your bowling ball and lifting your tennis racket to kicking the ball in the penalty shootout by attaching the Joy-Con Controller to the leg strap*** (included with the game in physical format). A free update* available this summer will offer compatibility with the leg strap for soccer matches. This catalog of sports disciplines is designed for players of all levels: everyone can play and enjoy exciting matches and sports events together.
 

Nintendo Switch Sports introduces for the first time customizable heroes called Sportsmates. During random online play sessions, players earn points, which they can then redeem in-game for rewards such as outfits, sports accessories, and equipment for their Sportsmates. New items will appear every week, so it's worth checking the offers regularly to see what's available. You'll also be able to play as your classic Mii characters, saved in your Nintendo Switch system.
 
Nintendo Switch Sports is coming to Nintendo Switch on Friday, April 29. Using Joy-Con controllers, players can make real moves to participate in sports activities such as soccer, volleyball, bowling, tennis, badminton and chambara. With multiple options for local and Internet multiplayer games, families and friends can have fun together on the same console** or online.
 

A free software update is required. A broadband Internet connection is required to download software updates. Creation and association of a Nintendo Account and acceptance of the Nintendo Account Agreement and Privacy Policy are required.

One compatible controller per player for multiplayer games. Additional controllers (sold separately) may be required for online play. Internet connection required for online play. Creation and association of a Nintendo Account and acceptance of the Nintendo Account Agreement and Privacy Policy are required. Some online services may not be available in all countries. An online game requires a paid online subscription. More information on the purchase and subscription terms page.

(Source: Press Release)