You’ve probably in a country which is not currently supported by Nintendo eShop, some of these country are Philippines, and etc. This restriction is not strictly implemented and you can by pass this restriction easily. When you open the Nintendo eShop, this error will pop up with an Error Code: 2813-0998 and it says “Nintendo eShop is not currently available in your country. Thank you for your interest in Nintendo eShop.” To bypass this restriction, what you only need to do is set your country to United States, Japan or other countries that is currently eshop is available. You can also select the country you’d like and of course, make sure the countries [...]
If you’re from a non-US country and want to purchase games in Nintendo eShop, you probably asked a US Zip Code before buying or entering the shop. Once you checkout, you notice there is an additional tax fee on the top of total price, ranging from 10% of its original price. Like for example in Legend of Zelda instead of paying $59.99 only, you end up paying $65.98 in total which includes $5.99 tax.
To avoid this additional fee’s when checking out, you must enter a Tax-FREE US Zip Code. Some state in the US don’t charge for additional tax in every digital purchase, and since you’re living outside the US you should have no problem with the [...]
If you’re trying to purchase digital games for your Nintendo Switch in Nintendo eShop, some folks couldn’t access it because some countries like The Philippines are restricted and unable to access this wonderful features of Nintendo. The only workaround to bypass this restriction is using the US as your country of origin. This way you can access the Nintendo eShop and purchase digital games even though you’re in the Philippines.
The only thing you need is a money or credit to purchase games in Nintendo eShop. Unfortunately, credit card in the Philippines is also useless here. What you need is a Nintendo eShop Prepaid Card which you can purchase online [...]