Nintendo rolls out the next update for the switch. This time you get a useful feature to keep the overview of your platinum points – and thus easier to get free content.


The latest update for the Nintendo Switch makes it easier for you, to keep track of your platinum points . With the update 14.1.0. If your hybrid console gets a notification feature that inform you quickly and practically about platinum points that you already earn, but not yet claim. (Source: Nintendo)

Thus, it is easier than ever to collect the points. If you have accumulated enough points through the performance of tasks and the use of certain features , you can exchange them for free content, discounts and other bonuses.

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Original message from 04 March 2022:

Nintendo has a new reward system for Switch online subscribers released. The feature offers you the chance to earn platinum points , which in turn can convert you into digital and real presents.

Nintendo Switch Online: New Reward Program Online

From now on you can easily secure platinum points and free content while gambling and the use of your Switch. For this you only have to carry out a few simple activities on your console. For example, you can save rewards by playing NES games or software with online function as well as the cloud backup of storage systems. (Source: Nintendo)

In the Nintendo Switch Online menu of your console you can look at the missions and rewards more closely ** and gets more information about the new feature. The activities are usually easy and quickly feasible as described and are regularly exchanged for new tasks. Among other things, the program also reminds a little bit of the Xbox bonus system.

Switch: Save for free content and platinum points

As rewards for your activities Nintendo gives you platinum points that you can exchange for digital backgrounds, for example. As a further innovation, you can put together your own unique user icon – For the platinum points, your framework, backgrounds and characters can be combined together for your account. Every week new symbol elements are offered if you want to change your picture.

Also real rewards can be unlocked by platinum points : Currently there is, for example, cable holder in the Pokémon Arceus design, Nintendo-64 gaming poster or a metroid dread pin set. (Source: Nintendo)

In the video we test for you the new OLED switch: