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Error Code: 2618-0513


You are unable to complete the matchmaking process and receive the error code 2618-0513.

Additional Information:

This error code generally indicates that your network is not optimal for peer-to-peer connections. This may be due to the ISP, internet connection speeds, or due to your network's NAT type.

What to Do:

  • Try the matchmaking process again. If you receive this error, you may be able to connect with others after trying again.
  • If your receive this error code every time you attempt to connect with others, or when attempting to connect with a specific player, try our online matchmaking troubleshooting steps.

Situation Not Resolved:

  • If you are still unable to connect, this may indicate an issue related to the network environment or router being used.
  • If you would like to continue troubleshooting potential issues related to the router, contact the router's manufacturer for assistance with performing the following steps:
    • Updating the router's firmware
    • Resetting the router back to its factory default settings

    If you would like further assistance with the Nintendo Switch console, please contact our Customer Support.