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DSi Shop shutting down next year

Posted on March 31, 2016 by in DSiWare, News

Nintendo will be shutting down the DSi shop on March 31st, 2017. Furthermore, no points can be added to the shop after September 30th, 2016.

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  • WarioFan63

    Sounds like DSiWare the games will still be safe to buy from 3DS at least

  • Kenshin0011
  • Douglas Siano

    Why would Nintendo shut down something they can still make money from? I’d hate to see the 3DS eShop get shut down in a few years before I have enough $$$ to buy everything on it 😛

    • Kallumsmarties

      Because 1. DSi has been out since 2009 so it isn’t “a few years” 2. Some of the software you can pretty much get on the 3DS anyway.

  • Matthias

    What was even on there? All I remember are clock apps for 3€ (not even kidding)…

  • Addy the Wanderer

    Well shoot, I better use up my DSi Point cards I have laying around.

  • rødsvart

    I thought they already have closed it. Does it mean that DSi Shop is still available from DSi and if i get one i will be able to buy Shantae and other?

    • WarioFan63

      Yeah, DSiWare will still be available through a DSi up until the end of next march although you wont be able to add money starting in October.

  • Stuart

    Every DSi game is on the eShop of the 3DS, so no big deal.

    • Aline Piroutek

      Except Four Swords

      • Kallumsmarties

        Four Swords is on the 3DS. They gave it out for free for a limited time.