Software update: June 14th 2015
A software update is now available that makes several adjustments to enhance the overall experience.
The software version after this update will be 1.0.8, as shown in the bottom-right corner of the game's title screen.
- Adds ability to purchase new add-on content. Please visit the official Super Smash Bros. website for more information about purchasable add-on content.
- Adds support for the Nintendo 3DS NFC Reader/Writer, an accessory that will make it possible to use amiibo with Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 2DS, and Nintendo 3DS XL systems. The NFC reader/writer will be released later this year.
- Adjusts the game balance
- Introduces additional enhancements to improve the user’s experience and enjoyment
Please note: after updating to version 1.0.8, you will not be able to play local matches with players using version 1.0.7 or below. In addition, you will be unable to play replays created in version 1.0.7 or below. This update is also required in order to access online features of the software.
Please note: this software update requires a minimum of 1800 available blocks (approximately 225 MB) on your system's SD card or microSD card. Our Support section contains information about compatibility-checked microSD cards for New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS XL, and compatibility-checked SD cards for Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 2DS and Nintendo 3DS XL.
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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Important: 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.