Getting started

Connect your Nintendo 3DS system to the Internet for access to the Nintendo eShop, 3D videos, and much more. Let us help you get started.

How to connect

Watch this video for a rundown on how to get your Nintendo 3DS system quickly & easily set up for Internet access via a broadband wireless connection.

Entertainment features

Check out this quick video overview of all the great content you'll have access to once your Nintendo 3DS system is connected to the Internet.

Nintendo eShop Cards

Making purchases from the Nintendo eShop is easy. You can buy using your credit card or a Nintendo eShop Card. These one-time use prepaid cards can be purchased at your local retailer and redeemed on any one Nintendo 3DS system via the Nintendo eShop.

Get an intro to the world of the Nintendo eShop.

Explore our library of new and classic games, with something for everyone.