Upcoming Nintendo Maintenance

Nintendo have outlined the upcoming maintenance schedule for use of downloadable software and Nintendo eShop over the next few weeks.

Nintendo Switch

Use of downloadable software

  • certain network services

During the maintenance window, network services may be unavailable.

Date and time

From Thursday, August 20, 2020 2:00 AM – Thursday, August 20, 2020 3:00 AM UTC

Nintendo SwitchWii Unintendo 3DS

Nintendo eShop

  • Using Prepaid Funds Cards
  • Using Download Codes

During the maintenance window, all network services will be unavailable. 

Date and time

From Monday, August 24, 2020 9:00 PM – Tuesday, August 25, 2020 1:00 AM UTC

Nintendo SwitchWii Unintendo 3DS

Nintendo eShop

  • Using Prepaid Funds Cards
  • Using Download Codes

During the maintenance window, all network services will be unavailable. 

Date and time

From Monday, August 31, 2020 9:00 PM – Tuesday, September 1, 2020 1:00 AM UTC

Nintendo SwitchWii Unintendo 3DS

Nintendo eShop

  • Using Prepaid Funds Cards
  • Using Download Codes

During the maintenance window, all network services will be unavailable. 

Date and time

From Monday, September 14, 2020 2 :00 PM – Tuesday, September 15, 2020 1:00 AM UTC


Please note that UTC (Coordinated Universal Time) is 7 hours ahead of PT and 4 hours ahead of ET. UTC is also 1 hour behind BST, 2 hours behind CEST, and 9 hours behind JST.