Nintendo drops its Switch bundle with Fortnite on Oct. 5

Fortnite being played on the Nintendo Switch.


Nintendo/Screenshot by Techhnews

Don’t have a Nintendo Switch yet?

Nintendo just announced a new Switch bundle that comes with the smash-hit game Fortnite, arriving on Oct. 5.

“Wait a minute,” some of you may be thinking, “isn’t Fortnite already free to download?” Well, yes. But Nintendo’s Switch bundle also includes 1,000 V-Bucks, Fortnite’s in-game currency, and the Double Helix set, which consists of a Fortnite character skin, back bling, glider and pickaxe. You also get the console, dock, Joy-Con controllers, wrist straps and Joy-Con grip.

Plus, the bundle costs $300 in the US, which is the same amount you’d pay for a Nintendo Switch console on its own. So you’re getting the Fortnite add-ons for free with the bundle.

Fortnite is also one of the few Switch games you can play online without paying for Nintendo’s Switch Online service.

If you’re not a big Fortnite fan, you can wait for Nintendo’s Pokemon Let’s Go or Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Switch bundles releasing later this year.


Now playing:
Watch this:

Nintendo reveals Fortnite for Switch


0:48

Source link


Leave a Reply

Subscribe to our newsletter

Join our monthly newsletter and never miss out on new stories and promotions.
Techhnews will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide updates and marketing.

You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at newsletter@techhnews.com. We will treat your information with respect.

%d bloggers like this: