Software update: November 20th 2017
An updated version of the software is now available that makes several adjustments to enhance the overall experience. The software version after this update will be 1.4.
- Pokémon Gold Version and Pokémon Silver Version on Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console are now supported.
How to Download the Updated Version
Scan the QR Code pattern using a Nintendo 3DS system while connected to the internet.
How to Scan the QR Code
- From the HOME Menu, hold down the L and R Buttons to start the camera application.
- Touch the icon on the left side of the lower screen.
- Using the camera, scan the appropriate QR Code to open Nintendo eShop in order to download the update data.
For detailed information on how to connect to the internet, click here.
In some cases, you may first need to update the Nintendo 3DS system itself. To do so, please follow the on-screen instructions.
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You will be able to continue using your saved game data.
The update data will be saved on the SD card inserted in your Nintendo 3DS system. If there is insufficient free space on the SD card, the update will not be applied successfully. You can check how much free space there is on your SD card by opening System Settings from the HOME Menu and selecting Data Management.
Please take care not to delete the update data, which can be viewed by opening System Settings → Data Management → Nintendo 3DS → Add-on Content.