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1. Posted: Thu 11th Aug 2011 18:46 BST
If i buy a 3ds tomorrow do i get the free games?
2. Posted: Thu 11th Aug 2011 18:50 BST
Nope. Today's the last day
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3. Posted: Thu 11th Aug 2011 18:54 BST
As Izbirdboy said. This is the last day so no, you will not get them if you buy one tomorrow.
Edited on Thu 11th August, 2011 @ 18:55 by 19Robb92
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4. Posted: Thu 11th Aug 2011 19:07 BST
If you can, buy it today from Walmart or Target or anywhere else that started the price drop early and connect to the eShop ASAP.
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5. Posted: Thu 11th Aug 2011 22:02 BST
Wit Oddy said
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6. Posted: Fri 12th Aug 2011 23:02 BST
I wanted to know exactly how the ambassador program works; I bought my 3DS on day one, have a nearly an hour total time on the eshop. What if you didnt log into the eshop yesterday but got on a lot before?
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7. Posted: Fri 12th Aug 2011 23:20 BST
@cyphid - If you have connected to the eShop before today, you should have qualified to be an eShop Ambassador. If you want to make sure you're one for sure, you should've gotten a SpotPass notification about the program, and, if connect to the eShop, there should be a news bulletin in the news section stating the same thing as the SpotPass notification. If you have neither of those things, I would call Nintendo ASAP about the problem.
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8. Posted: Fri 12th Aug 2011 23:24 BST
@Birdman13 Thanks! You know what, I do have a spot pass message and I remember reading something about at the eshop like last week but its gone so I kinda got worried.
9. Posted: Fri 12th Aug 2011 23:25 BST
@cyphid - No problem.
10. Posted: Fri 12th Aug 2011 23:32 BST
@6. cyphid :-That point had occurred to me, but I don't think you should worry about it. I'm pretty certain that there must be some sort of recognition system in place at the eShop. I got an email from Nintendo Europe which said "all you have to do is visit the eShop once by 11.59 hours on 11th August". I understood that to mean that the "one visit" could take place at any time from purchase of your 3DS up until the deadline last night. So I'm sure you'll be fine when 1st September rolls around - except there will probably be so many people wanting to get into the eShop on the first couple of days that many of us will have to form an orderly queue to get in
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11. Posted: Fri 12th Aug 2011 23:34 BST
Oops! Sorry. Didn't realise so many folks would answer that query.
12. Posted: Sat 13th Aug 2011 03:02 BST
Thanks so much guys for the replies. I checked Nintendo's FAQ section and it says that as long as you downloaded the latest firmware or been on the eshop before aug 11 your set.
13. Posted: Sun 14th Aug 2011 03:27 BST
Nintendo 3DS Ambassador Update wrote:
Nintendo 3DS customers who performed the latest system update or connected to the eShop before 11:59pm Eastern Time on 08/11/11 were automatically registered in the Nintendo 3DS Ambassador Program.During the week of 08/15/11, Nintendo will launch a website that will allow customers to enter their 3DS serial number to check their 3DS Ambassador Program eligibility. Once the website is live, you will receive a message with a link.
Nintendo 3DS customers who performed the latest system update or connected to the eShop before 11:59pm Eastern Time on 08/11/11 were automatically registered in the Nintendo 3DS Ambassador Program.
During the week of 08/15/11, Nintendo will launch a website that will allow customers to enter their 3DS serial number to check their 3DS Ambassador Program eligibility. Once the website is live, you will receive a message with a link.
As for the rest, its stuff we already know.
Edited on Sun 14th August, 2011 @ 03:28 by R-L-A-George
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