Are switches region locked?
Are Nintendo Switch game cards region-locked?
Nintendo Switch game cards are not region locked.
How do I change the region on my Nintendo eShop?
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How do I change the region on my switch account?
To change the region on your console, select Settings from the main menu. Scroll down to the bottom and select System. Select Region from the System menu. Choose the region you want to switch to from the pop up that appears.
Why is Nintendo region locked?
A region encoding system ties their hands by ensuring that, even if they wanted to sell their version in other regions, they can’t; because the product won’t work there. They can only have cartridges manufactured by Nintendo that would work in regions that they actually are allowed to sell in.
Can I buy a Japanese switch?
Unlike My Nintendo Store, Amazon Japan ships the Nintendo Switch console and games worldwide, so even if you ain’t living in Japan, you can order it!
Can I use a Japanese switch in English?
Unlike every other Nintendo console shipped since the company started designing actual operating systems, the Switch is completely region-free — you can play games from any country without issue, often in any language. No Japanese Nintendo console since the DSi has even let you change the system language.