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NoA: ‘Starting in early March: Redeem Gold Points for eligible digital purchases for the Nintendo Switch system!’

NintendObserverBuy games with your Gold Points on Nintendo Switch starting next month.


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My Nintendo members already earn Gold Points by buying qualifying games. However, an exciting change is coming! Starting in March, My Nintendo members will also be able to redeem Gold Points for eligible digital games and content for the Nintendo Switch™ system.


Here’s how it will work:

  • Buy a qualifying digital game for Nintendo Switch, Wii U™, or Nintendo 3DS™ family systems or a physical game for the Nintendo Switch system.
  • Earn Gold Points worth 5% of the amount you pay, not including any points or discounts used*.
  • You can then redeem those points on your next eligible digital purchase (including games and DLC) for the Nintendo Switch system from Nintendo eShop or


Of course, you can also continue to redeem your points for existing My Nintendo rewards for Wii U or Nintendo 3DS systems.

Stay tuned for more details!


*Buying a physical game for the Nintendo Switch system will earn you Gold Points worth 1% of the Nintendo eShop purchase price for that game.

My Nintendo Gold Points expire after 12 months on the last day of the month. Visit My Nintendo Rewards Program Terms of Service of the full terms and conditions.


— Nintendo What’s New
Source: Nintendo.



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