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DCUO On Nintendo Switch!


Just announced at Comic Con!

Kick back on the couch, or take the DC Universe's iconic characters, locations, and adventures with you wherever you go. On August 6, 2019, DC Universe Online launches on Nintendo Switch™!


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This August, jump headlong into DCUO's massively multiplayer world, constantly expanding storylines, and iconic DC locations.

Fight with and against over 300 DC characters across over 30 content episodes and over 100 free game updates.

Channel your inner hero or villain by creating your own character, living your own story, and joining with others to create your own leagues of superheroes and supervillains. 

Your character. Our universe. On the go.




When will DCUO launch on Switch?
DCUO will launch on Switch on August 6, 2019. 

Will my account or characters transfer from other platforms to Switch?
No. Players will connect to DCUO using their Nintendo Accounts, which will not be linked to existing accounts. 

Will DCUO on Switch be free-to-play?
Yes. As on other platforms, DCUO will be free-to-play on Switch.

Will DCUO on Switch allow crossplay?
DCUO will launch on Switch with a brand-new, fresh server, separate from all other communities. We look forward to exploring crossplay options in the future.

Will Nintendo Switch Online be required for play?
No, anyone can download, log into, and play DCUO online without purchasing Nintendo Switch Online. 

Is an internet connection required to play DCUO?
Yes, you must be connected to the internet to connect to the DCUO servers. Special care has been taken to ensure on-the-go play is as good an experience as docked in your living room. All you need is a little bit of wifi or even a mobile hotspot to connect and play.

Will DCUO on Nintendo Switch offer membership?
Yes. As on other platforms, the game can be enjoyed free-to-play, with individual content purchases, or with membership, granting access to everything. Membership will automatically recur until cancelled. 

Will all episodes, powers, and content be available at launch, or will it roll out over time?
All content will be available at launch, in parity with other platforms, including all episodes and powers. 

What is Marketplace Cash?
Marketplace Cash can be purchased on your Nintendo Switch console store, and is then used in-game to purchase any and all items from the in-game Marketplace.

What are Loyalty Points?
Members receive several currency grants each month with their membership, including Loyalty Points. Loyalty Points are similar to Marketplace Cash, but are spent at a special Loyalty Vendor. The Loyalty Vendor and the Marketplace have identical offerings. 

What is the download size for DCUO?
At launch, the download is expected to be 24 GB. 


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