Ninjala is a brand new free game which focuses on ninja moves and their gum to craft weapons to eliminate enemy players in a battle arena. While free to play, the game is exclusive to the Nintendo Switch, where in most cases you must have a paid Nintendo Switch Online membership to play. is this the case here?
Does Ninjala require a Nintendo Switch Online membership?
For those not looking to pay the $19,99 for a one-year subscription, you're in luck because Ninjala doesn't need an active subscription to play against others. According to the game's official website, "You can play Ninjala online even if you are not a Nintendo Switch Online subscriber."
While the main multiplayer game itself is free to play and you can play with your friends, there is also a single-player story mode that you can purchase if you decide to dive deeper into the game world and play offline.
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