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

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Nintendo confirms there are no more first-party games for Nintendo 3DS

Exactly one year ago from today, Nintendo held a briefing for investors to reaffirm that it would “continue the 3DS business” and that it was “preparing new software for release in 2019 and beyond.” However, during this year’s version of the same briefing, Nintendo revealed that there are currently zero first-party games on the schedule … Continue reading Nintendo confirms there are no more first-party games for Nintendo 3DS

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

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

Nintendo hopes to keep 3DS alive for at least four more years

The following excerpts come from a recent conversation between Kotaku Editor-in-Chief Stephen Totilo and Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime: He’s telling me that the 3DS/2DS is great “for the entry consumer, the parent with a five, six, seven year old. You’re not quite there yet. Soon you’ll be buying a 2DS or 2DS XL…” “You’ll still be … Continue reading Nintendo hopes to keep 3DS alive for at least four more years

New Team Aqua and Team Magma themes now available on Nintendo 3DS Theme Shop in Japan

Two brand-new Pokémon themes have been added to the official Theme Shop on Nintendo 3DS. Currently only available in Japan, 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 human members and … Continue reading New Team Aqua and Team Magma themes now available on Nintendo 3DS Theme Shop in Japan

New Pokémon: Ultra Beasts and Pokémon: Night Parade themes now available in the Nintendo 3DS Theme Shop in North America

Check Out Picturesque Pokémon Themes. Put even more of your Alola love on display with two new themes for your system in the Nintendo 3DS family. Add more Pokémon style to your system in the Nintendo 3DS family with two cool new themes, available now in Nintendo eShop. The Pokémon: Ultra Beasts theme features the … Continue reading New Pokémon: Ultra Beasts and Pokémon: Night Parade themes now available in the Nintendo 3DS Theme Shop in North America

New Pokémon: Night Parade and Pokémon: Ultra Beasts themes now available on Nintendo 3DS in Europe

Two brand-new Pokémon themes were recently released on the Nintendo 3DS Theme Shop in Japan – Pokémon: Night Parade and Pokémon: Ultra Beasts. Each one can be purchased via the handheld’s Theme Shop for 200 yen. The Pokémon: Night Parade theme displays Pokémon in a Japanese-inspired style in the form of Hyaku Poke Yako, with the Malie City (Night) … Continue reading New Pokémon: Night Parade and Pokémon: Ultra Beasts themes now available on Nintendo 3DS in Europe

New PokéNight and Ultra Beasts themes on Nintendo 3DS arrive in Europe tomorrow, November 2

Two brand-new Pokémon themes were recently released on the Nintendo 3DS Theme Shop in Japan – the Pokémon: PokéNight theme and the Ultra Beasts theme. Each one can be purchased via the handheld’s Theme Shop for 200 yen. The Pokemon: PokéNight theme displays Pokémon in a Japanese-inspired style in the form of Hyaku Poke Yako, with the Malie City … Continue reading New PokéNight and Ultra Beasts themes on Nintendo 3DS arrive in Europe tomorrow, November 2