Here's how to save big on the Nintendo Switch in Canada this Black Friday

Kate Mendonca
·Shopping Editor
·2-min read

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Save big on Nintendo Switch bundles just in time for Black Friday. (Getty Images)

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In case you hadn’t got the memo, the Nintendo Switch is one of the most wished-for items of the year for kids (and kids at heart) this holiday season.

With its range of family-friendly games and addictive world-building, there’s no denying that it’s a must-have console both for gamers and for those who are new to the world of video games.

If you’re looking to get your hands on one for yourself or as a gift for a loved one this holiday season, you’re in luck because they’re about to get a whole lot more affordable thanks to Black Friday savings.

When does the sale begin?

Just in time for Black Friday, Nintendo is making it more affordable than ever to get your hands on a Switch system.

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Kicking off the savings early, you’ll be able to shop a Nintendo Switch bundle at a great price beginning Nov. 22.

What’s included?

Each Nintendo Switch bundle will include one gaming system, a download code for the digital edition of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and a three-month membership to Nintendo Switch Online – the service that lets friends and families play compatible games together online.

Shop the Nintendo Switch Black Friday bundle for just $399.
Shop the Nintendo Switch Black Friday bundle for just $399. Image courtesy of Nintendo.

Normally retailing for $490, the bundle will be on sale for just $399 — the regular price of the Nintendo Switch alone.

For those who already own an Nintendo Switch and are looking to add to their collection of games, you’ll be able to shop a selection of best-sellers including Super Mario Maker 2, Luigi’s Mansion 3, The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, Fire Emblem: Three Houses, and more for just $49.

In addition, fans of the Pokémon series can also shop Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! available for $39 each, or 50% off their regular price.

Where can I shop the deals?

These deals will be available at major retailers across the country, including:

You can bet that this deal is sure to sell out quickly, so be sure to jump online early to secure your copy.

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