Banjo-Kazooie Headed to Nintendo Switch Online

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Banjo-Kazooie Coming to Nintendo Switch

Is Banjo-Kazooie Coming To Switch?

Nintendo announced in a Tweet on Tuesday that Banjo-Kazooie (1998), Rare‘s fan-favorite platformer is coming to the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack subscription service January 20, 2022. It’s the eleventh Nintendo 64 title headed to the Switch’s online subscription service. The Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack costs $49.99 annually for a single user, and $79.99 annually for a family plan.

Banjo-Kazooie is a series of video games developed by Rare. The games feature a male bear named Banjo and his friend, a large female red bird named Kazooie. Throughout the various games, they are tasked with thwarting the various evil schemes of a witch named Gruntilda. Banjo and Kazooie resurfaced as playable characters in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, where they were released as DLC fighters in 2019.

It’ll be a busy week for video game fans, not only with Banjo-Kazooie making its return to the Nintendo Switch but Windjammers 2 and Rainbow Six Extraction debut that Thursday. Both games will be made available on all three versions of Game Pass, along with the Hitman World of Assassination trilogy.

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