3DS eShop will now be coming out in May

Nintendo Boss Satoru Iwata has raised a big question mark over their previous plan that 3DS eShop will be cominbg out in time for the handheld’s launch.

According to Nintendo’s previous claim, on the launch day of the handheld a system update will be made available to install eShop on it, however Iwata addressing investors said that the very first update for 3DS “is scheduled for late May, at almost the same time around the world.”

Nintendo 3DS

eShop is a new online game portal for Nintendo 3DS. The handheld launches in Japan on February 26, in Europe on March 25, and in North America on March 27, 2011.