Monday, January 17th, 2022

Nintendo warned fans about fake websites impersonating the company and said it would take action

Nintendo has issued a statement warning consumers of fake web pages designed to look like its online store, emphasizing the dangers of submitting your details to such sites. increase.

The statement (Japanese) I will talk about a specific case that the company recently discovered. The fake website in question uses the Nintendo logo illegally, making it look real and offering Nintendo Switch products at a discounted price. Fake sites that are not linked are warned that they have nothing to do with Nintendo.

As many of you may know, purchasing a product from a fake site disguised as Nintendo can lead to loss of money or unauthorized acquisition of personal information. Nintendo advises fans to be alert, saying that whenever such a website is discovered, it will notify the relevant authorities.

For reference, the URL of Nintendo’s official website is as follows.

Not surprisingly, external links found here at Nintendo Life are thoroughly checked by our team before they are published, and only access to reputable sites and online stores. Take care!