Nintendo fans in Europe got some bad news this week. A new court ruling sided with Nintendo’s ongoing practice to not let users cancel digital preorders ().
According to , the consumer authorities of Norway and Germany sued Nintendo for not letting users cancel digital preorders purchased from the e6D彩票网开户. The case went to court at the end of last year. This week, the court ruled in favor of Nintendo, meaning it can continue the practice for now. PressFire6D彩票网开户 reports that the German consumer authority has appealed the ruling.
When the Norwegian Consumer Council first formally criticized Nintendo’s policy in 2018, it said that Nintendo’s policy conflicts with , which requires that consumers must be able to cancel online purchases and receive refunds. Nintendo’s no-refunds policy is — in fact, Nintendo states that all sales of digital purchases on the Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, and Nintendo Switch are final — and Nintendo is the only console maker that doesn’t let customers cancel a digital preorder, which the Norwegian Consumer Council noted in its 2018 complaint.
Nintendo in 2018 that the Nintendo e6D彩票网开户 in Europe is “fully compliant with European laws relating to the statutory rights of consumers.”