The new Nintendo Account system is getting a pre-Switch push, as potential users are reminded that they can secure their grip now, ahead of the Switch launch. You can secure your Nintendo Account ID at account.nintendo.com – and good news, it looks like they can be changed, unlike PSN IDs. It asks you to set […]
Future switch owners need to secure their desired usernames now, before someone else does.
The Nintendo Switch is almost here, and with it comes some changes to Nintendo’s online services, including Nintendo Account. The introduction of the Nintendo Account was already an evolution of the Nintendo Network ID, although that old system is still in place, and now players will need to register another: a new User ID. It […]
One of the common complaints about digital purchases from the eShop on the Wii U or 3DS is that your games are tied to your hardware rather than your Nintendo Account in the cloud. So unlike Steam, PlayStation, or Xbox, you can’t get your purchases back if your device is stolen or damaged. In many […]
The most recent Nintendo Switch leak confirmed a big change in the way Nintendo will handle digital purchases on the Switch.