[Nintendo Switch] Palia Coins, Purchasing, and Balance Information

Palia offers a seamless cross-platform experience, allowing players to explore the magical world on both Nintendo Switch and PC. In this guide, we'll delve into the intricacies of Palia Coins, specifically how they function on the Nintendo Switch, and how they differ from the PC platform.


Purchasing Palia Coins on the Nintendo Switch

You can access the Premium Shop from the general inventory menu.

  • From this menu, press - yellow Store button in the top right. 2023-12-08 11_22_40-Palia.png
  • If you want to purchase Palia Coins, you can click the + button in the top right. 2023-12-08 11_24_20-Palia.png
  • You can select the amount of coins you would like to purchase on this page.
  • From here, you will be redirected to the Nintendo eShop to complete your purchase.

Important notes about Palia Coins Purchased from the Nintendo eShop

  • Palia Coins purchased on Nintendo Switch are exclusive to the Switch platform.
  • Coins bought on PC cannot be used on the Switch, and vice versa.
  • Coins from both platforms cannot be combined.

Checking Your Coin Balance

  • You can check your current Palia Coin balance by logging into the platform you want to review.
  • Only the balance from the platform you are currently logged into will show.

Unlocked Content Accessibility

  • Despite the platform-specific nature of Palia Coins, any content purchased with these coins becomes universally accessible across all platforms.
  • This means that once you acquire an item on the Switch, you can use it seamlessly on PC and vice versa.


  • All refund requests for Palia Coins purchased on the Nintendo Switch should be directed to Nintendo Support.
    • You can access Nintendo Support for your specific region by going to this link, selecting your region from their list, and then selecting the support button on the top right of the page.
  • Palia Coins purchased on the Switch are subject to Nintendo's refund policies.


I purchased Palia Coins in the Nintendo Switch eShop, but I don't see them in my account.
It can sometimes take a little while for your coins to show. Please try fully logging out of Palia, and logging back in again. 

I'm trying to purchase Palia Coins in the Nintendo eShop but I'm getting an error.
Please try logging out of Palia and back in. Sometimes a fresh session in the game will help with this error.

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