Nintendo Badge Arcade for Nintendo 3DS

Decorate your home menu with

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It's free to download!

It's free! Download now on the Nintendo eShop.

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Badge Fossil

Welcome to Nintendo Badge Arcade

Badge Mario in Car

Check out the Nintendo Badge Arcade, a fun-filled, free-to-start, crane machine game.* Try to collect badges from popular titles and use them to customize your Nintendo 3DS home Menu like never before.

*Game credits are required to play the game. Credit can be won in the practice machines or purchased at $1.00 for five credits.

Badge Arcade screenshot

You can collect a wide variety of badges by switching to different crane games between turns. Get a grip and pick up your reward!

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Gameplay screenshot

This is the cute little shop assistant who works at the Badge Arcade. He doesn't talk much, but he's secretly a big-time video game expert!

Badge Princess Peach

How badges work!

Badge Cat

Badges are decorative icons for the home Menu screen which are only available in Nintendo Badge Arcade. You can easily place and move them using your stylus.

You can use some badges as an icon to start up a program. They come in all shapes and sizes. Don't worry, we've always got a wide variety of badges in stock to choose from!

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Different crane games every day!

Super Mario Bros.

Super Mario Bros. screenshot Super Mario Bros. screenshot Badge Super Mario Badge Koopa

Mario Kart 8

Mario Kart screenshot Mario Kart screenshot Badge Yoshi Badge Mushroom

Animal Crossing: New Leaf

Animal Crossing screenshot Animal Crossing screenshot Badge Owl Badge Dog
Badge Mario

Use badges with Themes to
decorate your home Menu

Badge Banana

By combining badges with different Themes, you can create your very own, one of a kind home Menu screen. There will be some original themes that will only be available by winning them in Nintendo Badge Arcade*.

*Must have game credits to play. Credits can be won in the practice machines or purchased at $1.00 for five credits.

Find out more about Themes



Your very own HOME Menu

Nintendo 3DS Badge Arcade screenshotNintendo 3DS hardware

Play for free

Play for free!
Download on the Nintendo eShop.

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