We provide more information below on what cookies (and similar technologies) (we’ll refer to them generally as “cookies”) are and why we use them. You have the right to decide whether to accept or reject cookies. You can exercise your cookie preferences by clicking on the appropriate opt-out links provided in the cookie table below.
What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user's device.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
What cookies does Nintendo use and why?
Nintendo uses two different types of cookies on this Website: functionality and performance cookies and analytics cookies. We provide more information about these cookies, and the purposes they serve, in the following table.
|Type of cookie||What it does||Source||Further information and how to block|
|Functionality and performance cookies||These cookies serve a variety of purposes related to the presentation, performance and functionality of this Website. Their overall purpose is to enhance visitors experience and enjoyment of this Website.
For example, these cookies help us remember details you entered on a previous visit to save you having to re-enter them. These cookies can also hold customer logins and preference settings specifically for the Website.
|Nintendo (or BD Network Limited)||Please see the instructions set out in 'How to control or delete cookies' below.|
|Analytics cookies||These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how the Website is being used or to help us customise the Website for you. We use this information to help run our Website more efficiently, to gather broad demographic information and to monitor the level of activity on our Website.||Nintendo (or BD Network Limited on Nintendo's behalf)
|You can block cookies served by Google Analytics through their opt-out.
Please also see the instructions set out in 'How to control or delete cookies' below for further information.
How to control or delete cookies
Most browsers are automatically set to accept cookies but you have the right to choose whether or not to accept cookies and we have explained how you can exercise this right below. However, if you do disable cookies, you may not be able to use all the functions of this Website.