Frequently Asked Questions Nintendo Gift Cards
What is a Nintendo eShop Card?
A Nintendo eShop Card is a gift card that can be used to top up your Nintendo eShop credit. You can use Nintendo Balance for purchases from the Nintendo Online Store. You can choose from the following gift codes:
- Nintendo eShop Card 15 pound
- Nintendo eShop Card 25 pound
- Nintendo eShop Card 50 pound
What can I use Nintendo eShop Cards for?
Do you want to top up your Nintendo eShop credit? The Nintendo eShop Card is a simple payment method for ordering Nintendo products. Simply redeem your Nintendo eShop Gift Card and you’re ready to make purchases such as digital Nintendo games, DLCs, Season Passes, indie games and subscriptions. These can be downloaded for Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii U, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo 2DS. Finally, you can also give the Nintendo Gift Card to a friend. This person can then purchase his or her favorite product with the Nintendo code from Nintendo eShop.
What is Nintendo Switch Online?
Nintendo Switch Online is the Nintendo membership that allows you to play online on your Nintendo Switch. You can choose a Nintendo Switch Online membership for 12 months or a 3-month subscription. You can also opt for the Nintendo Switch Online Family membership. This allows you to share the benefits of a Nintendo subscription with up to eight family members or friends.
What are the benefits of a Nintendo Switch Online membership?
- Play online on your Nintendo Switch.
- Access to Nintendo Entertainment System games, also known as NES games.
- Cloud storage for backing up your game data.
- Smartphone app for voice chat with other players.
- Exclusive offers and game vouchers.
How do I receive my purchased Nintendo Gift Cards and Games?
Have you bought a Nintendo eShop Card, Nintendo Switch Online membership or game? After you have completed your payment, the digital code of this product will immediately appear on your screen and in your email. Do not share this code with strangers.
How do I redeem my Nintendo Gift Card and play my Nintendo game?
You can redeem your Nintendo Voucher Code via the Internet and via your console:
Via your internet browser:
Go to ec.nintendo.com/redeem and log in to your account.
Enter the Nintendo code and follow the on-screen instructions.
Via Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS and Wii U:
Go to Nintendo eShop and select the account you want to use.
Select “Use Download Code”, enter the Nintendo Card Code and follow the on-screen instructions.