Software update: November 19th 2014
A software update is now available that makes several adjustments to enhance the overall experience. The software version after this update will be 1.2, as shown in this image.
To see if this update is necessary for your game, first check which version of Pokémon Bank you have. Start the software from the HOME Menu and check the version number in the bottom-left corner of the 3D Screen – if 'Ver 1.2' is displayed, you don't need the update and can continue to play as normal.
- Makes Pokémon Bank compatible with Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire.
You can download this software update by scanning this QR Code with your Nintendo 3DS system cameras. For instructions on how to scan a QR Code, please visit our Downloading Nintendo 3DS software updates section.
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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.