Nintendo’s Wii U and 3DS eShops shut down tomorrow

An image showing the bottom screen on a Nintendo 3DS
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The Wii U and Nintendo 3DS digital storefronts are shutting down tomorrow, March 27th, 2023. Whilst you’ll not be capable to buy video games or DLC from both eShop, you’ll nonetheless be capable to redownload the video games you’ve already purchased and play on-line in the interim.

Nintendo first warned us of the shutdown final yr and began barring customers from loading cash into the Wii U and 3DS eShops in August. Sadly, this imminent shutdown means we’ll should bid farewell to the lots of of nice digital-only titles obtainable on both retailer, akin to Dr. Luigi, Pokemon Rumble U, Pushmo, Pokémon Picross, and lots of others.

The closures will even make it unimaginable to buy the complete vary of Digital Console video games on the 3DS and Wii U, which…

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