The 3DS has officially been discontinued by Nintendo, manufacturing of the entire Nintendo 3DS family of systems has ended

Nintendo has confirmed that the Nintendo 3DS family of systems has been discontinued. The company is no longer producing any more products of the handheld. The following notice was recently posted on the official Nintendo website: Nintendo 3DS Family Dive straight into Nintendo franchises such as The Legend of Zelda, Mario, Animal Crossing and much … Continue reading The 3DS has officially been discontinued by Nintendo, manufacturing of the entire Nintendo 3DS family of systems has ended

Nintendo confirms it will continue supporting Nintendo 3DS “as long as consumer demand is there”

Nintendo has reconfirmed that it isn’t ending support for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems despite the launch of Nintendo Switch Lite. The following statement comes from Nintendo of America president Doug Bowser: “We continue to look at the 3DS family, both hardware and games, as a strong entry point for some consumers. And we’re … Continue reading Nintendo confirms it will continue supporting Nintendo 3DS “as long as consumer demand is there”

Nintendo confirms Nintendo 3DS isn’t being replaced by Nintendo Switch Lite

In a video yesterday, Nintendo introduced Nintendo Switch Lite, a device designed specifically to play Nintendo Switch games in handheld mode. The Nintendo Switch Lite system launches Sept. 20 at a suggested retail price of $199.99 and will be available in three different colors: yellow, gray and turquoise. A carrying case and screen protector set for … Continue reading Nintendo confirms Nintendo 3DS isn’t being replaced by Nintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo 3DS sales forecast slashed from 4 million to 2.6 million, nearing the end of its lifecycle

Nintendo has slashed the sales forecast for Nintendo 3DS from 4 million to 2.6 million from April 2018 to March 2019. This suggests that the handheld console is finally nearing the end of its lifecycle. The following comes from video games analyst Daniel Ahmad: Big story during the holiday quarter for Nintendo was the Switch … Continue reading Nintendo 3DS sales forecast slashed from 4 million to 2.6 million, nearing the end of its lifecycle

Nintendo Holiday message features Super Smash Bros. Ultimate near Christmas tree

Nintendo has shared several holiday-themed messages for the 2018 season, featuring Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, an Inkling amiibo, Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer, a Super Mario Christmas tree and WarioWare Gold. You can check them out in the embedded posts below. To view The The Pokémon Company's holiday 2018 tribute, click here. Source: Nintendo of America … Continue reading Nintendo Holiday message features Super Smash Bros. Ultimate near Christmas tree

Video: Nintendo Holiday message features Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer and Super Mario Christmas tree

Nintendo has shared a special holiday-themed message for the 2018 season, featuring Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, an Inkling amiibo, Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer and a Super Mario Christmas tree. You can check it out in the embedded video below. To view The The Pokémon Company's holiday 2018 tribute, click here. Source: Nintendo of America … Continue reading Video: Nintendo Holiday message features Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer and Super Mario Christmas tree

Check out the new Pokémon: Team Aqua and Pokémon: Team Magma themes, available now on Nintendo 3DS

Two brand-new Pokémon themes were recently added to the official Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS. Available now in Japan, North America and Europe, the Pokémon: Team Aqua theme features Team Aqua human members and various iconic Pokémon, such as Mega Sharpedo, Mightyena, Muk, Carvanha, Grimer and Primal Kyogre. Meanwhile, the Pokémon: Team Magma theme displays … Continue reading Check out the new Pokémon: Team Aqua and Pokémon: Team Magma themes, available now on Nintendo 3DS

New Team Aqua and Team Magma themes now available on Nintendo 3DS Theme Shop in North America and Europe

Two brand-new Pokémon themes have been added to the official Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS. Available now in Japan, North America and Europe, the Team Aqua theme features Team Aqua human members and various iconic Pokémon, such as Mega Sharpedo, Mightyena, Muk, Carvanha, Grimer and Primal Kyogre. Meanwhile, the Team Magma theme displays Team Magma … Continue reading New Team Aqua and Team Magma themes now available on Nintendo 3DS Theme Shop in North America and Europe