Nintendo Rolling Out New 3DS Software Update, New Streetpass Games

Nintendo is rolling out a new system software update for its popular handheld gaming console, the Nintendo 3DS. This new update, apart from system stability improvements and improved usability, brings a bunch of changes to Streetpass Mii Plaza, and new Mii Plaza games.

Version 6.1.0-12U available via wireless Internet connection includes the following improvements:

Changes to StreetPass Mii Plaza:

    • The option to updateStreetPass Mii Plaza is now available from the Streetpass Mii Plaza menu
        • Updating StreetPass Mii Plaza will provide new features, such as the ability to change your Mii character's expression and the ability to purchase new StreetPass Mii Plaza games*

*The ability to update within StreetPass Mii Plaza and purchase paid content is only available to users in regions where the full version of the Nintendo eShop is available.

Improved system stability and usability:

  • Further improvements to overall system stability and other minor adjustments have been made to enhance the user experience