We get again an interesting detail related to one of the most prominent games in the Nintendo Switch catalog. We are talking in this case about Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town .
In the image below, Nintendo confirms that this title will be the next to join the promotion of sample games from Nintendo Switch Online in America . As you well know, this is an offer that allows users of this service to enjoy the game in question at no cost for a limited time. If you do not have an American account and you want to take advantage of this promotion, we leave you with our tutorial on how to do it here.
In this case, the promotion It lasts between September 22 and 28 and comes with a 10% discount for those who buy the game until October 4 . Here is the posted message, followed by the frequently asked questions about this service:
# STORYOFSEASONS: Pioneers of Olive Town will be available for #NintendoSwitchOnline members to try from 9/22, 10 AM PT – 9/28, 11:59 PM PT!
This title is now available to purchase for 10% off — sale ends 4/10, 9:59 AM PT!
Pre download: https://t.co/qKbvqUvNnZ pic.twitter.com/iPBZmlIDq8
– Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) September 20, 2021
With a subscription to Nintendo Switch Online, you can try certain games for a limited time on your Nintendo Switch.
What is a sample game?
A sample game is a free, downloadable version of a game available as a member of Nintendo Switch Online. The game will be available in the sample games section so you can try it for a limited time. When the sample period or your subscription to Nintendo Switch Online ends, you will not be able to continue playing the game.
Is a sample game the same as a trial version of a game?
No, post that the sample games include the full version of the game, but only for a specified period of time.
How do I download a sample game?
If you live in a European country where you can create a Nintendo account , you can download sample games for your Nintendo Switch console from Nintendo eShop.
- Choose Nintendo Switch Online in the leftmost menu to view the currently available sample games.
- Select a game and choose Download to download the sample game.
- You can also search for a title that is available as a sample game and select Download .
- You can check the progress from the download on the HOME menu.
Do I need an internet connection to play a sample game?
You will need an internet connection to download the sample game and launch the game after restarting your Nintendo Switch console. After starting the sample game, you only need an internet connection to play online or use any other online feature of the game.
How long can I play a sample game?
You can see the game time remaining shows in the game icon on the HOME Menu.
Can I play a sample game with other players who have the same game?
Yes, if the game has games in line. Sample games allow you to enjoy the full version of a game, including its online features.
Can I purchase DLC for a sample game?
Yes, you can buy all downloadable content of the game and use it while the sample kit is available. Of course, keep in mind that the content cannot be played separately, so you will no longer be able to use it when the sample game is no longer available.
Will I keep the data from a sample game if I finally buy the game?
Yes, the save data of a sample game is not deleted when the sample period ends, so you can resume your game if you buy the game.
What happens when the period game sample ends?
When the sample period ends, you will not be able to play the game again. You can choose to delete or archive the sample game or buy the game and pick up where you left off.
If you have purchased downloadable content of the sample game, you will only be able to access it after you have purchased a copy of the game.
Remember that in Japan and Europe the same promotion was confirmed but with Daemon X Machina . What do you think? If you’re interested, you can take a look at our full coverage of Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town at this link.