You can apply themes to the HOME Menu on your Nintendo 3DS system to showcase your favorite characters and games.
Here's an Animal Crossing: New Leaf theme!
New Nintendo 3DS XL New Nintendo 3DS XL with an Animal Crossing theme
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Themed background

Themed background

Game-specific music and sounds on select themes

Game-specific music and sounds on select themes

Unique folders and icons

Unique folders and icons

How to change themes

Step 1

Tap the icon on the top left of the HOME Menu

Tap the icon on the top left of the HOME Menu

Step 2

Tap on Change Theme

Tap on “Change Theme”*

*If you don't see this button, you need to download the latest system update.

Step 3

Select the theme you want to apply and the Home Menu will be updated

Select the theme you want to apply and the Home Menu will be updated.

New themes can be purchased on the Theme Shop.

Tap the Theme Shop button

Tap the “Theme Shop” button at the top of the “Change Theme” menu to begin. The themes you purchased will be added to the list.

Broadband Internet access required to access Theme Shop. Theme Shop purchases are made using Nintendo eShop funds.

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