3DS - Timeline

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  • Reminder Pokémon Sun And Moon's Global Link Service Is Getting Shut Down Today

    Other online functionality survives

    Update (Mon 24th Feb, 2020 13:00 GMT): Today's the day, folks. The Pokémon Global Link - the service which expands the worlds of Pokémon Sun and Moon and Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon by offering a variety of online features - is set to close today after more than nine years of operation. The service will...

Monday17th Feb 2020

Wednesday12th Feb 2020

  • Reminder Pokémon Bank Is Free To Use For One Month

    No Pokémon gets left behind

    As you might have heard, Pokémon Home is now available on the Nintendo Switch and mobile devices. As part of this launch, a new update (Version 1.5) has been released for the existing cloud-based service Pokémon Bank. This makes Bank compatible with Home. To make the whole process a little easier, there's now a free...

Monday3rd Feb 2020

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Thursday16th Jan 2020

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Tuesday31st Dec 2019

Monday30th Dec 2019

  • Feature 2010-2019 - Nintendo's Decade In Review

    The highs and lows of the past 10 years

    So, that's it then – another decade is over. The past ten years are perhaps a little unusual in that they've been a reverse of the ten that preceded them; in the year 2000, Nintendo was struggling to keep pace with Sony in the home console arena and was facing competition for the handheld market thanks to...

Monday23rd Dec 2019

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Tuesday3rd Dec 2019

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Tuesday5th Nov 2019

  • News 3DS System Update 11.12.0-44 Is Now Live

    Slightly more stable

    Last week during its six months earnings report, Nintendo hinted it would no longer develop first-party games for the 3DS. From here on out, the plan is to rely on evergreen titles to sustain system sales. In terms of technical support for the system itself – nothing has changed. In fact, yesterday, a new system update was...

Monday4th Nov 2019

Thursday31st Oct 2019