Quick Answer: Can You Link A Nintendo Account To Multiple Users?

How many users can be linked to a Nintendo account?

8 user

You can link your Nintendo Account to multiple consoles. You can play digital games you’ve purchased on any Nintendo Switch console that has been linked to your Nintendo Account. Other players will not be able to access your digital games on a non-primary console.

Can all users on switch play downloaded games?

Yes. Any account on your Switch will be able to play your downloaded games. That includes accounts you might create for other regions.

How do I add a family member to my Nintendo account?

Complete These Steps:

  • Click Nintendo Account in the upper-left corner of the screen to access your account settings.
  • Select Family group.
  • Select Add member. This option only appears for the family group’s admin member. If this option isn’t appearing, review the other members in the family group to verify the admin.

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.

Does each switch user need an online account?

Nintendo Switch Online membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required for online play.