Nintendo Day 2016


This Friday is Nintendo Day at retailers across the country – with a range of launches and deals to get Canadians excited for a very Nintendo holiday season.

November 11th marks the launch of the NES Classic Edition, a completely digital mini replica of Nintendo’s original console. For $79.99, the system comes pre-loaded with 30 beloved NES games.

Also launching November 11th is the New Nintendo 3DS XL inspired by Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon. The New Nintendo 3DS XL Solgaleo Laluna Black Edition is a limited-edition system customized with artwork from the video games, featuring both new Legendary Pokémon. The system, available at a SRP of $239.99, arrives just one week ahead of the Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon games, which hit store shelves on November 18th.

In addition to these new arrivals, Nintendo fans can also enjoy a range of exclusive offers from Canada’s top retailers:

  • EB Games will be holding a special amiibo offer. Between November 11th and November 17th, buy any 2 amiibo and get 1 Animal Crossing amiibo free.
  • Looking to add to a growing amiibo collection? From November 11th to 17th, save $6 on amiibo purchased through, or head to Toys“R”Us for a buy 2, get one 1 free amiibo offer (valid until November 17th).
  • Also at Toys “R” Us, save $20 on the purchase of any New Nintendo 3DS XL until November 17th.
  • Finally, prepare for the launch of Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon at Best Buy or – get $5 off Pokémon games.

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