Weekly download news


You can download new games, applications and other content from Nintendo eShop on your Nintendo Switch family system, Nintendo 3DS family system or Wii U, and also via this website*. Scroll down to see what’s new this week, visit the gamepages to see what purchase options are available or find more information on downloadable games for your Nintendo systems.

Nintendo Switch download software

Nintendo Switch downloadable content

Nintendo 3DS downloadable content

Special offers

Check out all of the games on sale on Nintendo 3DS family systems and Wii U this week below:

Aqua Moto Racing 3D (Nintendo 3DS)

Art of Balance (Wii U)

Ascent of Kings (New Nintendo 3DS)

Ascent of Kings (Wii U)

Battleminerz (Nintendo 3DS)

Block Zombies! (Wii U)

Bombing Bastards (Wii U)

Breakout Defense (New Nintendo 3DS)

Breakout Defense (Wii U)

Cycle of Eternity: Space Anomaly (New Nintendo 3DS)

Double Breakout (New Nintendo 3DS)

Double Breakout (Wii U)

Ice Station Z (Nintendo 3DS)

Insect Planet TD (Nintendo 3DS)

Kung Fu FIGHT! (Nintendo 3DS)

Kung Fu FIGHT! (Wii U)

Maze Break (Wii U)

Petite Zombies (Nintendo 3DS)

Petite Zombies (Wii U)

Pinball Breakout (New Nintendo 3DS)

Pinball Breakout (Wii U)

Rainbow Snake (Nintendo 3DS)

Rainbow Snake (Wii U)

Spot The Differences: Party! (Wii U)


Talking Phrasebook - 7 Languages (Nintendo 3DS)

Toy Stunt Bike (Nintendo 3DS)

Unalive (Wii U)

Nintendo 3DS HOME Menu themes

Check out the latest Nintendo 3DS HOME Menu themes at our New Releases page. HOME Menu themes are available to download from the Theme Shop on your system, and new themes are added regularly.

Nintendo Account

Don't have a Nintendo Account yet? Visit https://accounts.nintendo.com to sign up for free. With a Nintendo Account, you can also take advantage of the My Nintendo rewards programme and earn points when you purchase eligible digital games from Nintendo eShop, use Nintendo apps on your smart device or even when you simply sign into Nintendo services such as Nintendo eShop.

Catch up on some of the great downloadable games of recent months with our highlights video playlist below!

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Please check Nintendo eShop or visit the gamepages to get the latest pricing information.

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*To be able to purchase download games or download demos and free software from Nintendo eShop on the official website, you'll need to have a Nintendo Account, and you'll need to have visited the Nintendo eShop on the device you wish to download on at least once. If you plan to download on a Wii U or a Nintendo 3DS family system, the Nintendo Account must also be linked to a Nintendo Network ID and your funds usable through the Nintendo Account must be merged with the funds tied to your Nintendo Network ID. For automatic download, your system must be updated and connected to the internet with automatic downloads enabled, and it must have enough storage to complete the download. To find out more, visit our Support section. Purchases made or demo downloads activated through the Nintendo website are processed via Nintendo eShop.