To chat with a friend or family member in Switch games such as Splatoon 2 and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe you need the help of a dedicated Nintendo smartphone app. In some cases, this is more work than it's worth.
While this method of online communication in official titles is not a problem, Vivox now offers support for third-party switch developers with their own voice and text chat SDK. If you're new to Vivox, you can use voice chat in games like Fortnite . This is also one of the games that supports the more common method of voice chat on the switch, by simply plugging in a headset.
In addition, Vivox supports cross-platform connectivity, so no communication barriers arise with or against other players on different consoles. This new Vivox SDK for Switch can now be downloaded from the official website. Hi-Rez Studios intends to introduce an update for Smite and Paladins ̵
Are you glad to hear more voice chat technology is now available to developers on the switch? Do you use Nintendo's voice chat system when playing games online? Tell us below.