Become the ultimate Pokémon Trainer with a Pokémon Summer Nintendo eShop sale for Nintendo 3DS family systems


12/07/2016

12th July, 2016 – Budding Pokémon Trainers anticipating Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon have a great opportunity to discover the origins of the series for less from this Thursday, with a sale on Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS family systems.

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From the 14th July until the 28th July*, players will be able to discover – or rediscover – the beginnings of the series in their quest to catch the Pokémon from the Kanto region, as Virtual Console titles Pokémon Red Version, Pokémon Blue Version, and Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition will all be available on Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS family systems at a 30% discount for just £6.29 / €6.99.

After a future update, players will be able to use Pokémon Bank to transfer Pokémon they’ve caught in the Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console versions of Pokémon Red, Pokémon Blue, and Pokémon Yellow into their copy of Pokémon Sun or Pokémon Moon. Pokémon Bank is an application and service that allows players to deposit, store, and manage their Pokémon in private Boxes on the internet. Further details can be found on the Pokémon Bank website.

Become the ultimate Pokémon trainer with 30% off Pokémon Red Version, Pokémon Blue Version, and Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition until 28th July. Games can be purchased in Nintendo eShop on the console or via the official Nintendo website**.

*Sale from 14.07.16, 14:00 (UK time) until 28.07.2016, 23:59 (UK time). Regular prices are £8.99 / €9.99.

**To be able to purchase download games from Nintendo eShop on the official website, you'll need to have a Nintendo Account which is linked to a Nintendo Network ID, and you'll need to have visited Nintendo eShop on the device you wish to download on at least once.

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