Games will generally be available at midnight Eastern Time.
You’ll see an icon for the game on your HOME menu, but you will not be able to launch the game until it is officially released.
You’ll be able to start playing it after downloading a small update, beginning at 12:00 a.m.
ET on the game’s release date.
What time do games release on Nintendo eShop?
Digital software that is also sold physically will usually be available at 9:00 p.m. PT the night before the physical game’s release date. Some third-party titles are not available until 12:00 p.m. PT on the game’s release date. New digital content is generally added to the Nintendo eShop each Thursday.
What time do games unlock on switch?
It varies by publisher and region. In NA, Nintendo’s games usually unlock at midnight EST.
What time do switch games release UK?
Nintendo has revealed that the Animal Crossing New Horizons release time has been set for midnight ET on March 20. Nintendo Switch gamers in the UK who pre-ordered New Horizons from the eShop will be able to download the new Animal Crossing at midnight.
What time does Nintendo switch eShop release Games UK?
What time does the eShop update in the UK? As it’s technically the 27th now at midnight, but Puyo Puyo Tetris isn’t out on the eShop yet to download.