Switch eShop Down For Maintenance Today And Tomorrow

Don’t expect to use the eShop during these times.


As you would expect, with the influx of Nintendo users, the entertainment company is setting aside a few hours to work on the eShop’s servers. Make sure you aren’t planning on using the store during these times.

These periods are planned:

Wii U / 3DS

– 6 PM PT (December 25) – 11 PM PT (December 25)
– 9 PM ET (December 25) – 2 AM PT (December 26)
– 2 AM in the UK (December 26) – 7 AM in the UK (December 26)
– 3 AM in Europe (December 26) – 8 AM in Europe (December 26)

Switch / Wii U / 3DS

– 8 PM PT (December 26) – 1 AM PT (December 27)
– 11 PM ET (December 26) – 4 AM ET (December 27)
– 4 AM in the UK (December 27) – 9 AM in the UK (December 27)
– 5 AM in Europe (December 27) – 10 AM in Europe (December 27)

Have you just got your hands on a new Nintendo console? If so what did you get? Let us know in the comments below.

In other Nintendo news, the company has nearly sold a total of 3 million Switch units in Japan. We should expect it to hit the mark after the holiday season

‘Nintendo’s Hybrid console, the Switch has been performing exceptionally well across the world – especially with its superb lineup of exclusive title, however, according to Media Crate, it seems that the console has been performing extraordinarily well in a specific country.’