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How do I recognise original and licensed accessories?


Original and licensed accessories, which are usually tested by Nintendo, can be recognised clearly by two things that appear on the packaging and/or instructions:

  1. The words 'Licensed by (the Trademark of) Nintendo ...'. This sentence does not appear on our own products.
  2. The gold 'Original Nintendo Seal of Quality'. This consists of a cross with golden edges and a white space on which the above phrase appears in gold letters. The company name is also written in the style of our logo. In the lower right corner there is a small "TM".

The Seal of Quality guarantees that you have purchased Nintendo quality and that you can be certain that everything will work together without problems.