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REDMOND, Washington – (BUSINESS WIRE) – December 30, 2021–

This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following content:

  • Earn DOUBLE My Nintendo Gold Points – For a limited time, you can earn double My Nintendo Gold Points when you purchase certain digital games. This means you can earn up to 10% Gold Points *, which you can then use towards your next qualifying digital game or DLC. Offer ends January 5, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. PT. Start at:
  • Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS and Wii U

Also new this week in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch:

* Gold points are awarded based on the amount you pay (excluding taxes and points or discounts used) and have no monetary value. A Nintendo Account is required to receive and redeem My Nintendo points. Conditions apply.—point. Offer valid through January 5 at 11:59 p.m. PT when you purchase or redeem a download code for the digital version of Animal crossing: new horizons, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury, Miitopia, Luigi’s Mansion 3, Luigi’s Mansion 3: Multiplayer Pack, Where Luigi’s Mansion 3 + Multiplayer Pack in Nintendo eShop or

In addition to the video games available in retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems. Nintendo adds new games every week to Nintendo eShop, which offers a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch family of consoles, the Wii U console, and the Nintendo 3DS family of consoles.

Nintendo Switch Online is a paid subscription service that allows members to team up or compete online in compatible Nintendo Switch games, such as GreatSmash Bros. Ultimate, Luigi’s Mansion 3, Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. Members also enjoy an organized library of classic NES and Super NES games, including Super mario bros 3, Super Metroid and The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, among many others. To learn more about the benefits Nintendo Switch Online offers, to view subscription options, and to find out more about a seven-day free trial for new users, visit

Nintendo eShop is a cash service that offers a wide variety of content, including new and classic games, apps and demos. Users can add money to their account balance by using a credit card or by purchasing a Nintendo eShop Card at a retail store and entering the card code. All funds on a card must be loaded into Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch Family, Wii U, or Nintendo 3DS Family systems, but can be used in any Nintendo eShop if the consoles are linked to only one Nintendo Account.

Customers in the United States and Canada aged 18 and over can also link a PayPal account to their Nintendo Account to purchase digital games and content for the Nintendo Switch family of systems both on the device and on the Nintendo website. Once the accounts are linked, users can also use PayPal as a payment option when purchasing digital content for the Wii U or Nintendo 3DS family consoles from the Nintendo website.

My Nintendo members can earn Gold Points on qualifying digital purchases. Already have gold points? Redeem them for your next digital purchase of Nintendo Switch games and downloadable content from Nintendo eShop, or for discounts on select Nintendo 3DS and Wii U software. Visit—categories for more details.

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