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  • Bring your Nintendo 3DS system to any of over 28,000 locations to receive an automatic and free connection to Nintendo Zone. Watch game previews and 3D videos, play trivia challenges, find retailer promotions and coupons - and much more! To get started, tap the blinking Nintendo Zone icon on the HOME Menu of your Nintendo 3DS system.
  • Access even more amazing content while in range of a wireless Nintendo 3DS Hotspot:
    • Discover hundreds of new and classic games from the Nintendo eShop.
    • Receive surprise game content, 3D videos and more via the SpotPass™ feature*
    • Watch one-of-a-kind short 3D videos, automatically delivered by Nintendo Video™
    • Play select Nintendo 3DS games online with or against others
  • *SpotPass™ is an optional feature. You must activate any software that is SpotPass enabled.