Nintendo eShop downtime scheduled for this Thursday

Pokémon X and Y servers offline too.

Nintendo's eShop will be unavailable for several hours this Thursday, 13th March while maintenance is performed.

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The downtime will last from 8pm until midnight UK time, Nintendo announced via its official site, and will affect both the 3DS and Wii U eShop channels.

There's no word on what Nintendo might be changing, but its servers for the latest Pokémon titles will also be affected this week.

Pokémon X and Y online play and rankings will be unavailable from midnight tonight (10th March) UK time until 2pm tomorrow afternoon.

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