Nintendo Confirms Club Nintendo Promotion for Free Pokémon X Or Y Download

Last week Nintendo spotted a leaked Toys “R” Us Free Pokémon X Or Pokémon Y promo in which new 3DS owners have a chance to grab a free download of Pokémon X or Pokémon Y.

Nintendo Confirms Club Nintendo Promotion for Free Pokémon X Or Y Download


Nintendo of America has confirmed details that the promotion is now valid and is specifically targeted at new owners, or alternatively those who haven’t registered their portable system yet.

In order to be eligible, you must have a Nintendo Club account and be in the correct region. In addition, you must  wait to register the relevant products until 1st March, since the promotion runs from March 1st to the 31st.

You will then have to register a standard 3DS, 3DS XL or 2DS on Club Nintendo within that time fram, and then register one of the following six games using either the pin card included with the boxed copy or a download copy via an eShop account linked to the relevant Club Nintendo login:

  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf
  • Super Mario 3D Land
  • Lego City Undercover: The Chase Begins
  • Yoshi’s New Island
  • Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D
  • Mario Kart 7

If you register both the hardware and one of the above listed games ONLY BETWEEN March 1-31, you will have the opportunity to download either Pokémon X or Pokémon Y. YOu’ll do so by logging into your Club Nintendo account and choosing “Select Your Free Game” in your Club Nintendo To-Do list, You must claim your download code by 30th April and download the game by 31st May this year.

Let us know if you qualify for this promotion and if you intend on getting your free copy of either Pokémon X or Pokémon Y.

Source: Nintendo Life