Applies to: Nintendo Account
Please follow these steps to create a child account.
One of the child's parents or guardians must already have a Nintendo Account. If you do not have a Nintendo Account yet, please create one for yourself first.
The user of the parent or guardian's Nintendo Account must be 18 or older. If you need to check the birth date set within a Nintendo Account, please sign in and check the birth date on the profile.
If you already have a Nintendo Account:
If you do not already have a Nintendo Account:
If a child attempts to create a Nintendo Account by inputting an age of 12 or younger, they are given the option to have an email sent to their guardian requesting that a child account be created. In that case, please use the link within the email, select "Create a Nintendo account", then follow the instructions on screen.
More about: Account Set-Up
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