Wii Shop Channel: Reedeming Wii Points Cards

Applies to: Wii



In 2019, we will close the Wii Shop Channel used on Wii and Wii U, which has been available since December 2006.

Read this article for all the end dates for each service!


Many retail stores that sell Nintendo products also sell Wii Points Cards. These cards come with Wii Points already on them.

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To redeem a Wii Points Card:

  1. Access the Wii Shop Channel through the Wii console's Channel menu.
  2. If this is your first time using the Wii Shop Channel, read the User Agreement and click "I agree" if you understand and agree to the terms. Click "Okay" after reading the Wii Shop description
  3. Once on the "Welcome to Wii Shop Channel" screen, select "Start Shopping."
  4. Click the "Add Wii Points" button.
  5. Select "Redeem Wii Points Card."
  6. Scratch off the silver area on the back of the Wii Points Card to reveal the Wii Point Card's activation number.
  7. Enter the activation number into the space on the screen.
  8. Select "OK" to continue.
  9. If you want to redeem the card, select "Redeem".
  10. Once the purchase is processed, a confirmation screen will appear indicating that Wii Points were added to your Wii Shop account.