Nintendo Confirms 3DS Will Co-Exist With Switch.
With the launch of the Switch ($299.99 at GameStop) , Nintendo is attempting to cater to both home and portable gaming markets using a hybrid device.
Can you connect 3ds to Nintendo switch?
Link your Nintendo Network ID to your Nintendo Account using a PC or smart device. Select Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch HOME Menu to launch the Nintendo eShop. Select the account you want to use. Select Merge Funds from Nintendo 3DS/Wii U.
Can you transfer 3ds games to switch?
No. Nintendo 3DS and Wii U games purchased through Nintendo eShop do not carry over to Nintendo Switch. The Nintendo Switch is an all-new way to play, and does not include backwards compatibility with digital or physical games designed for other systems.
Can I transfer Pokemon from 3ds to switch?
Unfortunately, there’s no way to transfer Pokemon from the Pokemon video games on the Nintendo 3DS, such as Pokemon X and Pokemon Y, Pokemon Omega Ruby and Pokemon Alpha Sapphire, Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon, and Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon, to the Nintendo Switch.
Can I use my 3ds account on switch?
The short answer is that an NNID is used to make purchases on the Wii U and 3DS, while a Nintendo Account is used to make purchases on the Switch. The main reason to link your NNID with your Nintendo Account is to merge your eShop funds.