The much awaited YouTube application is finally available for the Nintendo Switch starting today.
Over a year following the release of the Nintendo Switch, fans will be able to watch YouTube videos on-the-go, now that app for it has been finally released. With the YouTube app, Switch owners can watch a lot of videos from YouTube directly, access to your channel subscriptions and more.
Here’s an overview of the application via the eShop listing:
Kick back, relax and enjoy all of YouTube on your Nintendo Switch. There’s entertainment for everyone, like music videos, movies, gaming live streams and the latest viral sensations. Explore a world of videos with personalized recommendations and easy access to your channel subscriptions. So grab your friends, family and your controller, and enjoy YouTube together.
With the release of the YouTube app, many are now hoping that other video-on-demand services like Hulu, Amazon, and Netflix will follow. Through the portability of the Nintendo Switch, it makes it more sense if the Switch gets it as it’s more convenient that way.
In addition to the YouTube news, don’t forget that the Switch will be getting its much awaited game, Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Let’s Go, Eevee! next week. Also, the most anticipated free-to-play MMORPG, Warframe, is set to release sometime this month.
Those who still have not purchased the Switch, now is the good time as it has vast library of games. One of the games to consider when picking one up are Super Mario Party, Xenoblade Chronicles 2, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Splatoon 2, ARMS, and many more. Love indies? Yes, the Nintendo Switch has a lot of them and it’s sweet!
Nintendo Switch is available now for $299.99. Those holding off to buy one and waiting for an awesome bundle, there’s the upcoming Pokemon: Let’s Go, Eevee! and Let’s Go, Pikachu Switch bundle that includes a personalized design dock and Switch, along with the game itself. More on Pokemon next week. Stay tuned!