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.


Expand your game!

With downloadable content (DLC), you can expand your games in all sorts of ways! From new story content to additional characters and stages, there's more than what meets the eye within your favourite Nintendo Switch titles!

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Special offers

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

Alchemic Dungeons (Nintendo 3DS)

Axiom Verge (Wii U)

Breakout Defense (New Nintendo 3DS)

Breakout Defense (Wii U)

Double Breakout (New Nintendo 3DS)

Double Breakout (Wii U)

Drancia Saga (Nintendo 3DS)

Fantasy Pirates (Nintendo 3DS)

FAST Racing NEO (Wii U)

Horror Stories (Nintendo 3DS)

Hurry Up! Bird Hunter (Wii U)

Jotun: Valhalla Edition (Wii U)

Kid Tripp (Nintendo 3DS)

Kingdom's Item Shop (Nintendo 3DS)

Lionel City Builder 3D: Rise of the Rails (Nintendo 3DS)

Lovely Planet (Wii U)

Master Reboot (Wii U)

Maze Break (Wii U)

Of Mice And Sand (Nintendo 3DS)

Pinball Breakout (New Nintendo 3DS)

Pinball Breakout (Wii U)

Pirate Pop Plus (New Nintendo 3DS)

Pirate Pop Plus (Wii U)

Punch Club (Nintendo 3DS)


Runbow Pocket (New Nintendo 3DS)

RV-7 My Drone (Nintendo 3DS)

Rytmik Ultimate (Nintendo 3DS)

Smash Bowling 3D (Nintendo 3DS)

Squids Odyssey (Nintendo 3DS)

Squids Odyssey (Wii U)


The Keep (Nintendo 3DS)

The Legend of Dark Witch 2 (Nintendo 3DS)

The Legend of Dark Witch 3 Wisdom and Lunacy (Nintendo 3DS)

Thorium Wars: Attack of the Skyfighter (Nintendo 3DS)


Urban Trial Freestyle 2 (Nintendo 3DS)



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.