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2017 National StreetPass Weekend – Spring Edition

Spring is finally here and so is another Nintnedo National StreetPass Weekend! From April 13th – 16th, collect up to six StreetPass tags from across North America when you stop by a Nintendo Zone location with your Nintendo 3DS. I’ll admit that these national StreetPass weekends excited me more when McDonald’s was a national partner and there was a Nintendo Zone near me. The only real partner in Canada is Best Buy, which unfortunately are few and...

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No Miiverse or StreetPass for Nintendo Switch

If you’ve had a Nintendo 3DS in your pocket for the last several years you’ve gotten used to the idea of StreetPass, as well as Nintendo’s own social network Miiverse for the Wii U and 3DS. Though it looks like neither of those features will be in the upcoming Nintendo Switch. David Young, Nintendo of America’s assistant manager of public relations, confirmed this information during an interview with GamesBeat on Friday at the Switch event in New...

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Nintendo holding StreetPass Week for E3

It’s been a while since I’ve been excited for a national StreetPass weekend. Ever since McDonald’s dropped off as a Nintendo Zone location it’s been next to impossible to participate. The only Nintendo Zone locations left in Canada are Best Buy stores, which are pretty scarce. But regardless, from June 10th thru June 19 Nintendo has another national StreetPass event going on for E3. Bring your Nintendo 3DS system to a Nintendo Zone location to collect up...

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National StreetPass Weekend Coming Easter Weekend

Swing into spring with your Nintendo 3DS! Coming up this weekend, from March 25th – 27th, collect up to six StreetPass tags from across North America when you stop by a Nintendo Zone location. And of course you’ll get new visitors to help fill up your locations map and help you in the minigames in StreetPass Mii Plaza. Also, if you’re collecting pieces in StreetPass Puzzle Swap, there’s a new FINAL FANTASY EXPLORERS panel on the way.

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National Streetpass Weekend Starts a Day Early

If you have a Nintendo 3DS you likely already know what StreetPass is, but here’s a brief explanation. Basically if you carry your Nintendo 3DS around with you, either active or in sleep mode, you can receive Mii information as well as game data from others around you who are doing the same thing. If you both share the same title installed on your system you will automatically share data, special items and more. But you have...

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Mii Plaza on 3DS Receives Update and Games

North American users of the Nintendo 3DS got a surprise on Friday morning with the update for Mii Plaza arriving on their systems. After a brief system update, followed by the update within Mii Plaza itself, the plaza has been expanded and four new games have been introduced. Each of the four games can be purchased using funds from your eShop funds. The games are now available for purchase from within the application at $4.99 apiece, or...

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