The Official Nintendo Italy website have have announced that the Paid online service for Switch Online will officially launch in Autumn 2018. No more information is stated other than what we know already that it will allow access to online multiplayer and that the dedicated smart device app that connects to your Nintendo Switch Console and helps you connect with friends for online gaming sessions.
What this basically means is that we have have another 10 months to enjoy the service participating in splatfests and racing go-karts whilst it is still free before the big N start charging us for it.
Source: Nintendo Italy
This post was written by Mike Scorpio