Starting today the Super Nintendo wireless controllers for Switch presented during Direct on September 5th are available for purchase in North America by subscribers to the Nintendo Switch Online service.
The SNES controller is not yet available in Europe but the sale should start in the coming weeks, certainly before the end of the year. Switch Online subscribers will be able to buy the wireless joypad (compatible with Switch and Switch Lite) for 29.99 euros.
On the Nintendo Italia website, we read that ” this product cannot be purchased yet. Further information will be available in the future. Take a look here later or follow our social media channels for the latest updates on Nintendo Switch. With a subscription to payment to Nintendo Switch Online, you can buy Super Nintendo Entertainment System controllers for Nintendo Switch to enjoy Super NES games in the most authentic way! These wireless and original-sized controllers are the perfect accessories to enjoy the classic Super NES games. These controllers can be loaded via the included USB cable. “
We also discover that each owner of Nintendo accounts will be entitled to purchase a maximum of four controllers for each individual profile, a limit imposed probably to prevent the item from immediately going out and limiting the resell phenomenon.
The wireless #SNES Controller for Super Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online is available now to purchase for paid #NintendoSwitchOnline members!https://t.co/cStZY7tbAw pic.twitter.com/1umCV6z7Hk
— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) September 16, 2019