How to redeem your Japanese Nintendo Prepaid card


  • A Japanese Nintendo ID, if you don't know how to create one please follow our guide.
  • A 16-digit code from a Japanese prepaid card. You can purchase it from our website.
  • A Nintendo Switch, 3DS, or Wii U connected to the Internet.


Step 1:

Select the user that has the Japanese eShop account.

Step 2:

Select the Nintendo eShop icon on your device.

Step 3:

Scroll left and select Enter Code.

Step 4:

Enter the 16-character activation code from the back of the prepaid card, then select OK to complete the transaction.