Wednesday, 18 July, 2018

Nintendo Switch Rewards finally announced

Gold MyNintendo Points Will Soon Be Redeemable On The Nintendo Switch eShop But It Feels Kind Of Pointless My Nintendo Announces Changes To Program In March
| 09 February, 2018, 08:45

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.

Nintendo announced that its virtual reward currency, which is earned by registering physical and digital games, will be valid as eShop credit in the coming months. The catch, however, is gold points are going to expire after 12 months, so use them or lose them. I wouldn't be surprised of Nintendo gave just a little more coins for digital purchases to push gamers towards the eShop-after all, Nintendo doesn't have to pay for cartridges, game boxes, and covers when you buy digitally. A free My Nintendo account is required to collect points and utilize them for purchases. Much to the dismay of fans, My Nintendo Rewards has been less than impressive with its rewards system, giving a few games here and there, but mostly discounts and a few wallpapers.

When purchasing anything from the Switch eShop, an option will become available that will let you spend your Gold Points as a payment method.


Kits are going to be extremely hard to come by when they're released, so definitely preorder Nintendo's first two Labo kits right now on Amazon to ensure you get them on day 1.

After months of speculation over their objective, Nintendo has finally unveiled their plans behind Nintendo Gold Points, the player rewards program that replaced Club Nintendo a year ago. Those points are equivalent to $2.50; should you cash in on them, you'd get a cool $2.50 off your next eShop purchase.

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