Can I Share Nintendo Switch Games With Family?

Can you share switch games with family?

Yes, you can share games with another switch owner by adding your account to his switch. He will only be able to play the games using your account and cannot play the same game that you are currently playing at the same time.

Can you share games on Nintendo switch?

You can now share your digital Nintendo Switch games with other consoles. But only play on one at a time. You can now download and play your digital Nintendo Switch games on another Switch console with minimal fuss, thanks to a new system update. Playing on a secondary Switch will also require you stay online.

Can you file share on switch?

If you have a digital game on your switch and you want to share it you need to create a new profile on the second switch and link that profile with the Nintendo account used to purchased said game. Once you are done, you can go to the eShop with that account and download the game using the re-download option.

How does switch family membership work?

Family Memberships give up to eight Nintendo Account holders access to the Nintendo Switch Online service for a 12-month period. If you have more than one person to share the plan with, you can save on the total cost of the annual membership per person. The more people in your family group, the more you’ll save.

What is the Nintendo family membership?

A Family Membership is $34.99 for 12 months and allows 8 Nintendo Account holders to access Nintendo Switch Online from the same or even separate consoles! You can purchase a membership through the eshop menu on your Switch.