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New Year, New Nintendo eShop Sale!

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is saving money on amazing games, you’re in luck! Starting today and running until 8:59 a.m. PT on Jan. 10, Nintendo is offering discounts on the digital versions of many games for both the Nintendo Switchsystem and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems.

Games like Mario Kart 8 DeluxeSplatoon 2 , OCTOPATH TRAVELER and Sid Meier’s Civilization VI for Nintendo Switch and Kirby: Triple DeluxeSuper Mario 3D Land and Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido for Nintendo 3DS family systems are part of the sale, so it’s a great way to dive into some of Nintendo’s most beloved franchises … at a value price. If you received a Nintendo eShop Card as a holiday gift, now’s the time to use it!

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This sale is also a good reason for new Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS family system owners to visit Nintendo eShop for the first time and discover the wide selection of games available in Nintendo’s convenient digital storefront.

The sale can also be accessed by visiting

The full list of participating games includes the following:

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Mario Kart 8 DeluxeNintendo Switch    30%
ARMSNintendo Switch    30%
Splatoon 2Nintendo Switch    30%
Hyrule Warriors: Definitive EditionNintendo Switch    30%
OCTOPATH TRAVELERNintendo Switch    30%
Sid Meier’s Civilization VINintendo Switch    25%
Starlink: Battle for AtlasNintendo Switch    50%
Wizard of LegendNintendo Switch    20%
Mega Man Legacy CollectionNintendo Switch    25%
LEGO DC Super-VillainsNintendo Switch    50%
Golf StoryNintendo Switch    34%
The Gardens BetweenNintendo Switch    35%
Blossom Tales: The Sleeping KingNintendo Switch    30%
Flat HeroesNintendo Switch    35%
IconoclastsNintendo Switch    25%
Capcom Beat ’Em Up BundleNintendo Switch    20%
Horizon Chase TurboNintendo Switch    10%
CarcassonneNintendo Switch    20%
Just Shapes & BeatsNintendo Switch    25%
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Gold EditionNintendo Switch    67%
Puyo Puyo TetrisNintendo Switch    30%
The Jackbox Party Pack 5Nintendo Switch    30%
WandersongNintendo Switch    20%
PodeNintendo Switch    30%
FlinthookNintendo Switch    30%
Dust: An Elysian TailNintendo Switch    30%
LEGO Harry Potter CollectionNintendo Switch    50%
The Jackbox Party PackNintendo Switch    45%
Carnival GamesNintendo Switch    35%
NAMCO MUSEUMNintendo Switch    50%
Spelunker Party!Nintendo Switch    50%
Pokémon Super Mystery DungeonNintendo 3DS    30%
Pokémon Battle TrozeiNintendo 3DS    30%
Sushi Striker: The Way of SushidoNintendo 3DS    30%
Fantasy LifeNintendo 3DS    30%
Kirby: Triple DeluxeNintendo 3DS    30%
Super Mario 3D LandNintendo 3DS    30%
Style Savvy: Styling StarNintendo 3DS    30%
Yoshi’s New IslandNintendo 3DS    30%
Mario Party: The Top 100Nintendo 3DS    30%
3D Sonic the Hedgehog 2Nintendo 3DS    50%
Cursed CastillaNintendo 3DS    35%
Super Street Fighter IV 3D EditionNintendo 3DS    75%
BYE-BYE BOXBOY!Nintendo 3DS    30%
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney TrilogyNintendo 3DS    60%
Gunman CliveNintendo 3DS    50%
Retro City Rampage: DXNintendo 3DS    30%
Culdcept RevoltNintendo 3DS    30%
RPG Maker FesNintendo 3DS    30%

Select games from this New Year’s promotion will also be discounted at GameStop, Best Buy, Walmart, Amazon and Target beginning Jan. 3 at 9 a.m. PT.

Nintendo eShop features a wide variety of content, including new and classic games, applications and free demos. Users can add money to their account balances by using a credit card or PayPal, or purchasing a Nintendo eShop Card at retailers in-store and online, and entering the code from the card. All funds from one card must be loaded in Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch, Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but can be used in any Nintendo eShop if the systems are linked to a single Nintendo Account. My Nintendo members will also earn Gold Points on all qualifying purchases.

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