Sep 14, · Physical is good for new games that one may plan to trade or sell after some time (and collectors like physical copies as you say). Digital helps avoid the worry of damage/theft like you said, and also avoids the steps to set up the game to play since you just need to click and versant.using System: 3ds. Apr 24, · I'm going digital for smash, I usually don't for retail 3DS games because it's almost always cheaper to buy physical copies in a shop (and I'm sure it will be the same for smash) but if there's one game I want to always have on the system to be able to play anywhere it's Smash Bros, so this time I'm prepared to fork out a little more. Which is "better"? eShop or physical cartridges. Nintendo 3DS 3DS. FAQs. Answers. Board. More. Home. You won't have to worry about losing games cause it is digital. 9) If you lost your 3DS, you could call Nintendo and they have a excellent customer service and can help you. cards rather than go through the trouble of getting on the. Browse and buy digital games on the Nintendo game store, and automatically download them to your Nintendo Switch, Nintendo 3DS system or Wii U console. Note: Nintendo digital downloads are tied to the console and not to an online account; recovering the download rights on another console if yours breaks or is lost/stolen requires going through Nintendo Customer Service, is only possible if your 3DS was attached to a Nintendo Network ID (NNID), and isn't guaranteed. If owning games long-term is important.
That being said digital is so much more convenient and uses no plastic if your into that sort of thing. For step-by-step instructions by system, please click here. Purchase You can pay using your account funds, a credit card, or a Nintendo eShop Card. I also was completely unable to put a PSN account on my Vita for the first year after the system released. Let Nintendo know what you think! My Nintendo Points are automatically awarded to the Nintendo Account that was used to purchase the game. Log In Sign Up.
I say Physical, but not for the reason most seem too. Log In Sign Up. Interesting, thanks for clarifying. There is of course also the idea of having them all with me on my 3DS or Vita etc More topics from this board Sign in Sign in to your Nintendo Account.
Sometimes, one tends to buy a game depending on price, regardless of the form. Browser not compatible. Boards Nintendo 3DS Physical vs. User Info: yab yab 1 year ago 10 I prefer physical, I'm not one of those who refuses to buy digital-only games though. I can go both ways, too.