Is the eshop down??

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2 years ago#1
So I bought a $35 eshop card and put it in my 3DS just fine. I went to buy Luigi's Mansion and add the last funds, but I kept getting an error 005-5698 which tells me to try again and shut off my system. I tried adding funds and nothing would work. I even tried changing my region and that didn't work. I can download updates for my ambassador games just fine though.

So my question is this: is the eshop down for maintenance? This says it is. Does anyone else have this issue?

http://www.nintendo.com/consumer/network/en_na/network_status.jsp
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2 years ago#2
April Fools
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2 years ago#3
Just got another error code: 005-5688

If it were a April fool's joke, I'd be really really angry
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2 years ago#4
Is there anything I can do? :(
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2 years ago#5
Reset to factory settings and reformat the Sd card.
2 years ago#6
Go into your data settings and delete "Eshop Extra Data"
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2 years ago#7
I'm getting the same 2 errors right now.

This morning when I got off work (~10 hours ago) when I tried to add funds, it constantly told me I had an invalid expiration date across every debit card I tried, as well.

So yes, I believe the eShop is down.
2 years ago#8
MCantrell posted...
I'm getting the same 2 errors right now.

This morning when I got off work (~10 hours ago) when I tried to add funds, it constantly told me I had an invalid expiration date across every debit card I tried, as well.

So yes, I believe the eShop is down.


I'm getting that message now too!!! Absolutely infuriating. Also, to the other commenters, I really don't want to format my SD card. I have all my ambassador stuff on their and what is the extra eshop data?
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2 years ago#9
Bump
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If history is to change, let it change. If the world is to be destroyed then so be it. If I am to die, I must simply laugh!
2 years ago#10
It worked for me when I put in my $35 dollar card around noon. I'm not sure whats going on
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