How do I create a Nintendo account?
Complete these steps
- Go to the Nintendo Account website and click Sign in/Create account.
- Click Create a Nintendo Account.
- Enter your date of birth and click Submit.
- Select the sign-in method you want to use.
Are Nintendo accounts free?
A Nintendo Account is a free account that provides exclusive services and features to members.
Does it cost money to make a Nintendo account?
The fee for a Nintendo Account is charged on the Nintendo Account website when the account is set up. Credit card information is not stored on the system, and cannot be used to make additional purchases through the system.
Is a Nintendo account worth it?
Not only does Nintendo Switch Online allow you to play those classic NES games, but it even adds online multiplayer functionality to them so you can enjoy them with others. If that entices you, then a Nintendo Switch Online membership is definitely worth the money.
Is a Nintendo account safe?
Nintendo is notifying affected users via email, but only people with an older NNID account are at risk. However, even if you have a newer Nintendo Account for Switch, you may have linked it with your NNID to share eShop funds across the different systems.
What does a Nintendo account give you?
You can link your Nintendo Account to multiple Nintendo Switch consoles and play your games on any of them using your Nintendo Account. On the primary console, any other users can play the games you downloaded with your Nintendo Account. On non-primary consoles, only your Nintendo Account can access these games.