It is not possible to send a gift in the Nintendo eShop (on-device or off-device).
You may consider gifting a prepaid Nintendo eShop card or a download code instead.
Download codes for select games can be purchased through the Nintendo Store.
Some retailers may also sell download codes for select games.
Can you gift a game on Nintendo switch?
The short answer is no, you can’t. There currently isn’t a mechanism to gift Nintendo Switch games digitally, either via the eShop online or directly on your Switch console.
Can I buy eShop codes online?
To purchase eshop codes online, first you need to load your wallet. If you are to benefit from any services of Nintendo switch, 3DS and Wii U, your wallet must be loaded with funds. One of the popular brands in the digital eshops is Nintendo eshop prepaid cards.
Can you use a prepaid visa on Nintendo eShop?
can i use a VISA gift card for Nintendo eshop purchases? It works, just go to the website on the back of the card, login and then enter your zip code. Until you register it online you will only be able to use it in a store.
Can you buy Nintendo switch online with eShop credit?
From your home page, go to the Nintendo eShop. On your left, scroll down and select Nintendo Switch Online. If you entered your eShop gift card correctly you should see that you have $35 in Available Funds with which to purchase your subscription.