Rumor: 3DS Online Store Delayed Until May

By John Colaw

January 31, 2011

Even though the 3DS is launching in March, it looks like it’s “eShop” online store won’t be available until May. The store will be added via a system update, and Nintendo’s President Satoru Iwata has said now that the first system update won’t be available until May.

No official statement has been made regarding this, but it’s certainly looking like you’ll have to wait to download those digital add-ons to your 3D wonder machine.

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John is what you might call something of a badass. When he's not writing about games or playing them, he's playing in the Kansas City band "Documentary" and drinking as many different beers as often as he can. He's a huge comic nerd in the best sense of the term, with a particular love for the Creator Owned movement.

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