Software update: October 8th 2015
A software update is now available that fixes a specific error. We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience.
The software version after this update will be 1.1.2, as shown in the bottom-right corner of the game's title screen.
- Fixes an issue where Diddy Kong cannot be grabbed after his shield is used to guard against a multi-hit move.
Please note: after updating to version 1.1.2, you will not be able to play local matches with players using version 1.1.1 or below. In addition, you will be unable to play replays created in version 1.1.1 or below. This update is also required in order to access online features of the software.
Please note: this software update requires up to 2800 available blocks (approximately 350 MB) on your system's SD card or microSD card. Our Support section contains information about compatibility-checked microSD cards for New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS XL, and compatibility-checked SD cards for Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 2DS and Nintendo 3DS XL.
You can download this software update by scanning this QR Code with your Nintendo 3DS system cameras. For instructions on how to scan a QR Code, please visit our Downloading Nintendo 3DS software updates section.
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Important: You will be able to continue using your saved game data.
The update data will be saved on the SD card inserted in your Nintendo 3DS system. If there is insufficient free space on the SD card, the update will not be applied successfully. You can check how much free space there is on your SD card by opening System Settings from the HOME Menu and selecting Data Management.
Please take care not to delete the update data, which can be viewed by opening System Settings → Data Management → Nintendo 3DS → Add-on Content.