Starting this Thursday until 5th April 2018, more than 140 titles on the Wii U, 3DS, and Switch eShops will be receiving some warming discounts for Spring (if it ever gets here!)

If you haven’t sprung into ARMS yet, now’s your chance with 33% off the title. Or maybe playing Breath of the Wild has you gasping for more Zelda, in which case, you can purchase The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D for nearly 50% off! With over 140 titles receiving some decent discounts, maybe you’ll find a new hidden gem in the vast selection of eShop games.

The full press release can be read after the break!

20th March, 2018 – The weather is warming up and the action is kicking into gear as Nintendo eShop holds its spring sale, beginning on Thursday 22ndMarch at 15:00 CET and running until Thursday 5th April at 23:59 local time. Over 140 titles will be available at discounted prices, across Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS family systems and Wii U. Visit Nintendo eShop once the sale goes live on Thursday for full information on the titles included and the discounts on offer.

For Nintendo Switch owners who have yet to make the leap into the frenetic fighting fun of ARMS, now’s the time to grab some Joy-Con and get punching, with ARMS available for 33% less than its regular Nintendo eShop price. What’s more, an ARMS Global Testpunch event will be happening from March 31stat 06:00 CEST to April 3rd at 05:59 CEST, giving everyone with a Nintendo Switch the chance to download a demo version of the game and give it a go – for free!

Other highlights of the spring sale on Nintendo Switch include heavy-hitters such as DOOM, L.A. Noire and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim®, plus multiplayer action galore with the likes of Super Bomberman R, Rocket League® and EA SPORTSTM FIFA 18 – all available at discounts of up to 50%.

Fans who have recently enjoyed The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Xenoblade Chronicles 2 on Nintendo Switch now have the perfect opportunity to explore the history of those respective series on Nintendo 3DS, with The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D and Xenoblade Chronicles 3D* on offer. And players hungry for yet more epic adventure on handheld can join the hunt in Monster Hunter Stories™, Monster Hunter™ 4 Ultimateand Monster HunterTM Generations – all available on Nintendo 3DS for up to 50% off their regular eShop price.

It’s also worth remembering that, since early March, Gold Points accumulated via the My Nintendo reward scheme can be spent when purchasing digital games and downloadable content for Nintendo Switch. This applies to games that are on sale too, so for those who already have a stockpile of Gold Points, the Nintendo eShop spring sale is a great opportunity to redeem them on them some exciting digital titles.

Spring into action and check out the discounts on offer on a wide range of digital games for Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS and Wii U, in the Nintendo eShop Spring Sale, which starts on Thursday 22nd March at 15:00 CET and runs until Thursday 5th April at 23:59 local time.

Notes to Editors:

* This game is only compatible with New Nintendo 3DS, New Nintendo 3DS XL and New Nintendo 2DS XL.

Summary of Referenced Highlights:




Regular price on Nintendo eShop

Spring Sale Price

ARMS Nintendo Switch Nintendo



DOOM Nintendo Switch Bethesda Softworks



L.A. Noire Nintendo Switch ROCKSTAR GAMES



The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim® Nintendo Switch Bethesda Softworks



Super Bomberman R Nintendo Switch Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH



Rocket League® Nintendo Switch Psyonix



FIFA 18 Nintendo Switch Electronic Arts



Xenoblade Chronicles 3D New Nintendo 3DS Nintendo



The Legend of Zelda™: Ocarina of Time 3D Nintendo 3DS Nintendo



Monster Hunter Stories™ Nintendo 3DS Nintendo



Monster Hunter™ 4 Ultimate Nintendo 3DS CAPCOM



Monster HunterTMGenerations Nintendo 3DS CAPCOM



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Leon Fletcher

I am a huge Nintendo fan, hence why NintyBuzz exists. I especially love all things Zelda and Metroid. NintyBuzz was started by me back in the Summer of 2014, it started out mainly as a hobby, though the site has gradually grown, and I hope it grows for many years to come!