Nintendo announced Nintendo Switch Online adds The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask in February 2022, the latest in their classic re-releases.
While Nintendo Switch Online adds The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask sometime in February 2022, the original game was released for the Nintendo 64 back in October of 2000. The game was later re-released for the Wii’s Virtual Console in 2009 as part of The Legend of Zelda: Collector’s Edition, and was even later re-released for the 3DS as The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D, and was lastly re-released for the Wii U’s Virtual Console in 2016.
The news that the classic The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask is joining Nintendo Switch Online was announced alongside the other recent addition – Banjo-Kazooie, which is launching for the subscription service today. You can read more about that here in our previous report.
Here’s a brief rundown on the classic game:
An ominous fate also awaits you next month – unless you can avert it, that is – when the Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask game makes its time-twisting debut on Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo 64 – Nintendo Switch Online library in February. In this Nintendo 64 classic, Link has just three days to save the world before the moon itself comes crashing down, destroying Termina and everyone inhabiting it.
Nintendo 64 – Nintendo Switch Online is part of the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack, a new subscription tier that launched in October 2021. It adds classic Nintendo 64 alongside Sega Genesis games to Nintendo’s online service.