StreetPass

A social gaming experience like no other

StreetPass offers a unique gaming experience that you can't find anywhere else.

  • Collect Mii™ characters and interact with them
  • Enhance game play in StreetPass-enabled games
  • Play innovative games in StreetPass Mii Plaza
Collect Mii characters Welcome up to 10 Mii characters at a time to populate your StreetPass Mii Plaza.
Earn accomplishments Track your accomplishments by using the StreetPass feature and playing games.
Swap special game data Many games have features that let you use specific types of data gathered through StreetPass Tags.
Build puzzle panels Collect puzzle pieces and build a gallery of animated artwork (viewable in 3D on Nintendo 3DS).
Trick out your Mii character Earn cool hats and costumes to add extra personality to your Mii character.

Don't forget to bring your Nintendo 3DS

Set your system to Sleep Mode and carry it with you wherever you go to exchange certain game data like Mii™ characters, high scores and special items with other users you pass on the street.

How it works

Let the world into your games

There are tons of games with cool StreetPass features, and the list keeps getting longer. Challenge each other, exchange items, recruit helpers, and more!

Be sure to turn on the StreetPass feature in each game, so you can take advantage of StreetPass tags and information.

See the games

Populate StreetPass Mii Plaza with new friends

All the systems in the Nintendo 3DS family play exclusive titles you can’t find anywhere else, from Mario™ to Zelda™, Animal Crossing™ to Pokémon™. You can even download many of these titles–plus digital-only games–directly to your system from Nintendo eShop.

Take a Tour

StreetPass and SpotPass

Both StreetPass and SpotPass connect your Nintendo 3DS to the world, but they work very differently. StreetPass lets you swap data with other people and SpotPass is a way to receive new content from Nintendo via the Internet and special Nintendo Zone™ locations.

Find out more about SpotPass