Update (Fri 26 May 2023 03:05 BST):
The GBA Switch Online program has now been updated, meaning Switch Online + Expansion Pack subscribers can now gain access Super Mario Advance, WITHsuper Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2 and Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3. Enjoy!
Original (Fri 19 May 2023 02:15 BST):
Nintendo has announced a new series of games for the Switch Online service. The latest additions are part of the expansion tier, adding three Super Mario Game Boy Advance games to the service.
Games included Super Mario Advance (2001), WITHsuper Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2 (2001) and Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3 (2002). They will arrive next week May 26 and include some additional “Advance” features.
Here’s the full rundown, courtesy of Nintendo’s PR rep:
Super Mario Advance – Throw vegetables (and many other things) at your enemies with Mario, Luigi, Peach and Toad in this expanded version of the NES™ Super Mario Bros ™ 2 game! In Sabcon, a dreamland, Mario and his friends have their own special abilities to help them on their adventure: Luigi jumps the highest, Peach can hover over obstacles, Toad can grab objects faster than anyone else, and Mario is an all-rounder who excels in any situations This is the Game Boy Advance™ version Super Mario Bros. 2 also features additional surprises to discover and challenges to take on, including Yoshi. Wow!
Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2 – Bowser has taken over Dinosaur Island and it’s up to Mario and Luigi to stop him – but they’re not alone because Yoshi is with them! Every level, secret, and power-up from the Super NES™ Super Mario World here along with additional features and surprises. This Game Boy Advance classic also includes the ability to play the entire adventure as Luigi with your own Super Mario Advance abilities These Chargin Chucks don’t know what’s hit them when they meet this high jumping brother!
Yoshi’s Island: Super Mario Advance 3 – Yoshi is back, baby! Colorful worlds, giant bosses, mysteries, and enemies galore await in this Game Boy Advance version of the Super NES classic that first introduced Baby Mario. Join a pack of colorful Yoshis and save Mario’s little brothers from the clutches of the villainous Magikopa Kamek in this colorful egg-throwing adventure. Just make sure you keep an eye on the baby – he may be cute, but he’s a total crybaby!
It was also confirmed Switch Online Game Boy Advance service in Japan will receive the same three titles next week.