Gameloft has announced that Asphalt 9: Legends, the latest entry in the world’s most downloaded, multi-awarded mobile racing franchise, is now available as a free-to-download game on the Nintendo eShop.
Asphalt 9: Legends for Nintendo Switch launches with all of the arcade fun and gameplay modes of the original release, including online play, multiplayer crews, world-famous licensed cars, and impressive tracks through the robust single-player campaign.
Also, it launches with nearly 60 super and hypercars including some of the fastest, rarest, and most prestigious cars ever made. As for the mobile and PC version of the game, Gameloft will update Asphalt 9: Legends with new content over time, including new cars and tracks.
Additionally, Asphalt 9: Legends on Nintendo Switch introduces exclusive features, such as the popular local split-screen multiplayer and a brand new Quick Race mode, playable offline and online. The game supports up to 8 players in online play free-for-all and up to four player local split-screen. Control options are tailored to fit Nintendo Switch, allowing for a variety of play styles.
Exclusive to the Nintendo Switch version of Asphalt 9: Legends is a blue and red decal for the BMW Z4 LCI E89, available for all players to unlock.
Finally, Asphalt 9: Legends on the Nintendo Switch is free-to-download, and a Nintendo Switch Online membership is not required to download and play online. Also, players will be able to enjoy the game and unlock all content without making an in-game purchase.
For players wanting a head start, the “Asphalt 9: Legends Starting Racer Pack” is available to purchase. It unlocks incredible supercars and resources to boost progress and to challenge friends and family in a split-screen multiplayer right from the beginning.