Terms of Use for Nintendo Official UK Store

Terms of Use

These website terms of use (the 'Website Terms') apply to your use of the Nintendo website at http://store.nintendo.co.uk/ (the 'Website'). Please read these Website Terms carefully as, by accessing, browsing, using or registering with the Website, you confirm that you have read, understood and agree to the Website Terms. If you do not agree to these Website Terms, please do not use the Website.

This Website is owned and operated by Nintendo UK, a branch of Nintendo of Europe GmbH, registered in England and Wales under branch registration number BR 5889, whose registered address is at Quadrant, 55-57 High St, Windsor SL4 1LP. On this page we use the terms 'Nintendo', 'we', 'our' and 'us' to refer to Nintendo UK, acting in its capacity as a branch of Nintendo of Europe GmbH.

Access to the Website

We permit access to the Website on a temporary basis, and reserve the right to withdraw or amend the Website and the services we provide through it without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

From time to time, we may restrict access to some services, parts of the Website, or the entire Website, to users who have registered with us.

Certain features or services offered on or through the Website may require you to open an account. You must treat your account information as confidential, and must not disclose it to any third party. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account information, including your password, and for any and all activity that occurs under your account. Please notify us immediately in case of any unauthorized use of your account or password, or any other breach of security. We will treat all acts performed through your account as being performed by you. You therefore accept responsibility for all acts done using your account, and may be held liable for losses incurred by us or any other user of or visitor to the Website caused by someone else using your account.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Website. If you are responsible for the internet connection through which you access the Website (i.e., you arranged it or pay the bill), you are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access the Website through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.

Use of the Website

You must only use the Website for lawful purposes. You must not misuse the Website by introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Website, the server on which the Website is stored or any other server, computer or database connected to the internet. You must not attack the Website via a denial-of-service attack, distributed denial-of-service attack, or similar.

By breaching this provision, you may commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990 or other applicable law. We may report such breaches to the relevant law enforcement authorities and will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of a breach by you, your right to use the Website will cease immediately without further notice.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage to your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material arising out of your use of the Website or your downloading any material posted on it (or on any website linked to from it).

Intellectual Property

All rights, including copyright and other intellectual property rights, in and to the Website are owned by or licensed to Nintendo. You may not, without our prior written consent:

(i)copy, reproduce, use or otherwise deal with any content on the Website;
(ii)modify, distribute or re-post any content on the Website for any purpose;
(iii)reproduce, crawl, frame, link to or deep-link into this Website on or from any other website; or
(iv)commercially exploit the content of the Website.

Accuracy of Content

To the extent permitted by applicable law, Nintendo disclaims all responsibility and liability for the accuracy or completeness of the content and information displayed on the Website, and for any loss or damage arising due to reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to the Website, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

Whilst we aim to update our site regularly, some material on the Website may occasionally be out of date at any given time.

Links to Other Websites

Any links on the Website to other websites and resources provided by third parties are provided for your information only. We have no control over the content of these websites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Exclusions of Liability

We exclude all representations, warranties, conditions and terms (whether express or implied by statute, common law or otherwise) to the fullest extent permitted by law. We accept no liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with the Website, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it.

Nothing in these Website Terms is intended to exclude or limit our liability for personal injury or death caused by our negligence, for fraud or for any other liability that we are not permitted to limit or exclude under applicable law.


You may not assign or sub-contract any of your rights or obligations under these Website Terms to any third party unless we agree in writing.

We may assign, transfer or sub-contract any of our rights or obligation under these Website Terms to any third party at our discretion.


If any provision of these Website Terms shall be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable then that provision shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.

Entire Agreement

These Website Terms together with our Privacy Policy and our Terms and Conditions of Sale (if relevant) set out the entire agreement between you and us and supersedes any and all prior terms, conditions, warranties and/or representations to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Law and Jurisdiction

Any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with these Website Terms or your use of the Website shall be governed by English law and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Third Party Rights

Only you, Nintendo or Nintendo of Europe GmbH shall be entitled to enforce these Website Terms. No other person shall be entitled to enforce any of these Website Terms, whether by virtue of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) act 1999 or otherwise.

Changes to these Website Terms

We reserve the right to change and update these Website Terms from time to time and recommend that you revisit this page regularly to keep informed of the current Website Terms that apply to your use of the Website. By continuing to access, browse and use the Website, you will be deemed to have agreed to any changes and updates to our Website Terms.

Privacy Policy

Information about the collection, use and privacy of information that you provide to us or that we collect about you when you use the Website can be found in our Privacy Policy which can be viewed by clicking here.