The games-as-a-service mannequin is changing into more and more fashionable in video games in the present day, and now Nintendo has mentioned it’s on this as nicely. Talking in the present day throughout an earnings presentation, Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima mentioned Nintendo is planning to launch “much more” DLC for its video games, and maintain extra in-game occasions, to maintain gamers coming again.
“To advertise longer gameplay for particular person software program titles, we plan to implement much more downloadable content material and occasions that construct pleasure for video games,” Kimishima mentioned.
Nintendo in fact is not any stranger to DLC. A lot of its video games through the years have been supported with additional content material with the goal of conserving the expertise recent (and creating wealth extra money past the preliminary recreation sale within the course of). The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s newest DLC, The Champions’ Ballad, launched in December.
In different Nintendo on-line information, the corporate additionally in the present day introduced that the Nintendo Switch’s paid membership program will launch in September. The final we heard, a subscription shall be out there for $20/yr, which is nicely beneath what it prices to subscribe to PSN or Xbox Stay.
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