Is Nintendo switch region free?
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.
Are switch games region locked?
No, the Nintendo Switch can run any game from any region, and 99.9% of all the games on the Switch are not region-locked, with the exception being Splatoon 2 due to the Splatfests which are based on your region, more specifically Japan vs. not Japan. No, the switch is not region locked.
Why is Nintendo eShop not available in my region?
Go to Settings, then System and Select Region. From here select The Americas. Now open Nintendo eShop. From here, you will be asked to enter a region, select United States as your region.
Which countries does Nintendo operate in?
- China Mainland (Tencent)
- Hong Kong.
- New Zealand.