2

On Christmas I got a 3DS XL with new Super Mario Bros. 2 Gold Edition. I wanted to do a system transfer from my old 3DS. But after the transfer my Mario game was gone.

How should I get my game back?

2

If you did a system transfer, it should have transferred the downloaded game and/or any save data as long as you followed all of the instructions, and moved the SD card from the old 3DS to the new one.

You can try redownloading the game from the 3DS eShop, if you connected your Nintendo ID to it and that information transferred appropriately, and you had it as a downloaded game instead of the physical card, but your save will likely be gone.

|improve this answer|||||
  • If this answer doesn't work in your case, you can always try contacting Nintendo support either over the phone or with their online support chat. – Yuuki Jan 26 '15 at 3:43
0

When you get a new 3DS with a game pre-installed, and you transferred data to that 3DS, the game will be gone. Simply re-download it for free off the e-shop. Save data stays as I redownloaded games I already had digitally and all my progress stayed intact.

|improve this answer|||||

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.