How Do I Use An EShop Card?

How to Add Funds with a Nintendo Prepaid Card

  • Select the Nintendo eShop icon on the HOME menu.
  • Scroll left and select Add Funds.
  • Select Redeem a Nintendo eShop Card.
  • Funds can be added in one of two ways: Enter the 16-character activation code from the back of the prepaid card, then select OK to complete the transaction.

Can you use debit card on eShop?

Yes, they work. (But it’s possible your bank has blocked Nintendo. Mine blocks all purchases from Apple, so I have to call the bank and ask before I buy any hardware from the apple store.)

How do I redeem my Nintendo eShop card online?

What to do

  1. Using a browser, visit ec.nintendo.com/redeem/#/
  2. Select Sign in and enter your Nintendo Account e-mail address and password, and then select Sign in again.
  3. Enter your 16-digit download code and then select, Next.
  4. Re-enter your Nintendo Account password when prompted, then select Redeem to complete the process.

Why is my Nintendo eShop card not working?

What to Do: Verify that you are entering the number from the Nintendo eShop Card correctly. If the error continues, this may indicate a delay in activating certain cards. Please wait 24 hours before trying again, and then check with the retailer where the card was purchased to ensure it has been activated correctly.

How do you use a Nintendo card online?

Complete These Steps:

  • Select Nintendo eShop on the HOME Menu to launch the Nintendo eShop.
  • Select the account you want to use.
  • Select Nintendo Switch Online on the left side of the screen.
  • Select Membership Options to see the current membership pricing and plans.

Can you use gift cards on Nintendo eShop?

Nintendo eShop Digital Cards are redeemable only through the Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch, Wii U, and Nintendo 3DS family of systems. Digital Card balances can be shared across Nintendo Switch, Wii U and Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but may only be used on a single Nintendo eShop account.

Can I add funds to Nintendo eShop online?

Visit https://ec.nintendo.com/my/balance_add, select the payment method you would like to use and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the process. Once you have added funds to your NNID this way, you can use them both on the Nintendo website and directly within Nintendo eShop on your system.

Do eShop cards expire?

There is a maximum unused account balance that may be stored on a single Nintendo eShop account, and the card may, as a result, be temporarily unredeemable. Card balances do not expire, and there are no fees associated with the card. This card is non-reloadable.

How do you scan on Nintendo eShop card?

Select Scan QR Code. View the QR Code located on the back of the Nintendo eShop card on the upper screen so that it is within the frame.

Where is the 16 digit code on Nintendo eShop card?

The download code is a 16-digit code that is printed on the receipt you received from the retailer. If you provided an e-mail address to the retailer when you bought the code, check your e-mail.

How do you fix Nintendo eShop is not currently available in your country?

How to Fix ‘Nintendo eShop is Not Currently Available in Your

  1. Go to Settings, System, select Region, and then choose The Americas.
  2. Open Nintendo eShop.
  3. Select United States as your region.
  4. Go to location Settings, click change and add a zip code. ( Sample: 90210 for Beverly Hills, California)
  5. Save.

What do you do when Nintendo eShop doesn’t work?

Possible solutions

  • Try entering DNS settings manually.
  • Turn airplane mode ON, wait 10 seconds, and then turn it OFF.
  • Power off your Nintendo Switch, power it back on, and re-try connecting to the Internet.
  • Try connecting to the Internet using a different wireless network.

Are Nintendo eShop cards region locked?

1 Answer. The Nintendo eShop cards are region-locked. Cards from the PAL region only work in PAL consoles, and cards from Japan only work in Japanese consoles et cetera.