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Wii points query

gimmeabargain Avatar
7y, 4m agoPosted 7 years, 4 months ago
I have 500 points on my wii account on my wii, got them on cards and transferred them to the wii. I no longer require them, as I am planning on taking Game up on their kind offer.

I was planning on selling them on here, as I heard you could 'gift' them to someone, but I had a quick look this morning and couldn't find the option.

Is there a way to gift my points to someone, if so what options do I go for? Thanks!
gimmeabargain Avatar
7y, 4m agoPosted 7 years, 4 months ago

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game no longer offer £120 - it's back down to £90.
...as of yesterday.

Yeah, I just noticed, couldn't find the original thread, may still sell anyway as never use it. So if anyone knows a way....
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You can't gift the points, but you can buy a game with them and send it as a 'gift' to someone, rather than downloading it yourself. You would need the friend code for the person you are sending it too.

Here's a link showing how to do it:

Thanks Dan, rep given. Also can a mod clarify, am allowed to sell a wii game bought with my points as a gift? I know the rules have recently changed and I don't know if this is allowed...thanks.
i doubt very much you will be able to sell the game on, but have reported this thread for you for a response
The answer is no unfortunately, as per their T&Cs :

Article 4: Wii Points

The Wii Shop Channel Service allows you to use Wii Points you have purchased to license Content or purchase Products. Wii Points have no cash or monetary value and are non-refundable.

Wii Points are for your own personal use. Once Wii Points are placed into your Wii Shop Channel Account, you may not withdraw or transfer them to another person.


(4) It should go without saying, NO prohibited, classified or illegal items. This includes fake/counterfeit goods, copied media, ANY console cards 'TTDS', 'DSTT' or 'Pandora' batteries etc., cable TV boxes 'NTL' or 'Virgin Media' etc., any promotional material unless bundled with original item, money swapping' such as bank transfers of £xx paid in to others PayPal account for £xx amount, Google Adwords, group specific discount codes such as 'student card numbers' for example, weapons of any kind, alcohol, tobacco products or illegal substances, age restricted products (eg. pharmaceuticals), gaming accounts such as 'Steam' which are non transferable and any similar trades will be expired and closed. NO voucher sales such as Amazon or High Street store, only like for like trades.

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