Announcement About BRAVELY Series Games on Nintendo 3DS

Thank you for your continued support of the BRAVELY series games.

As previously announced(Nintendo Support: Wii U & Nintendo 3DS eShop Discontinuation Q&A, Notice of End Purchases in Nintendo eShop for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS – Update April 2023 | Purchasing | Support | Nintendo), the Nintendo eShop service for the Nintendo 3DS series and Wii U will end on Tuesday, March 28, 2023, at 9:00 a.m. (JST).

We sincerely apologize to everyone still playing the games and appreciate your understanding.

See below for details on the shutdown schedule.


Tuesday, March 28, 2023, 9:00 a.m. (JST) – Nintendo eShop service ends
SP Drinks will no longer be available for purchase in the Nintendo eShop.

Wednesday, March 29, 2023, 16:00 (JST) to Monday, April 17, 2023, 16:00 (JST) – Network server maintenance
Network functions including Update Data and registering friends via the internet will be discontinued.

May 2023 – Announcement #2
We will provide details on the impact of the server shutdown.
⇒We have finished our investigation. Please check the following page for details.

Friday, June 30, 2023, at 12:00 p.m. (JST) – Network server shutdown


We plan to explain the impact of the network sever shutdown in announcement #2 in May, but we expect that Net Friend Invites and sending Nemeses will no longer be available.

Even after the server is shut down, the games themselves will be playable to their endings. StreetPass between 3DS players will also still be available.

Thank you for your continued support of the BRAVELY series.

-Tomoya Asano, BRAVELY Series General Producer