Is a Nintendo Switch Online membership required to use the Nintendo Switch version of Pokémon HOME? Pokémon Support February 23, 2020 13:17 Updated Follow No, it is not required to have a Nintendo Switch Online membership to use the Nintendo Switch version of Pokémon HOME. Can’t find what you’re looking for? Click here to submit a service request form. Related articles I'm getting an error when I try to link my Nintendo Network ID to Pokémon Bank or Pokémon HOME. How do I check my Nintendo Network ID settings? I no longer have a subscription to Pokémon Bank, can I still access my Pokémon and move them to Pokémon HOME? If I deposit 31 or more Pokémon in Pokémon HOME and my Premium Plan expires, what will happen to my Pokémon? I’ve changed devices. Can I continue using the same Pokémon HOME account on the new device? Are the friends I add on the mobile device version of Pokémon HOME connected to the friends I have on my Nintendo Switch?