Tag: Nintendo 3DS

The Nintendo 3DS Is On Its Dying Breath, It Seems

During its latest briefing, Nintendo didn't mention the future of its 3DS business, and there haven't been any announcement of new games. This could be the sign that the handheld console is nearing its end.

Video Games April 28, 2019

New Nintendo Switch, 3DS Games Coming This March: 'Yoshi's Crafted World,' 'Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn'

Nintendo has announced the release dates of 'Yoshi's Crafted World' and 'Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn' for the Switch and 3DS. The new games are coming this March.

Video Games January 8, 2019

Nintendo Switch And 3DS Games Are Now Available On The Humble Bundle Store

The Humble Bundle Store is now selling Nintendo Switch and 3DS games. Titles such as 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' and 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' are up for grabs.

Video Games January 8, 2019

The Nintendo 3DS Is Here To Stay, Reiterates Nintendo of America Boss Reggie Fils-Aime

Nintendo of America President and COO Reggie Fils-Aime reiterated that the Nintendo 3DS end of life is not coming soon in an interview at E3 2018. More games for the portable console will be announced over the coming months.

Video Games June 21, 2018

Massive Nintendo eShop Sale: Save Up To 50 Percent Off On These Switch, 3DS Titles

Nintendo’s having a massive sale now through June 21 in celebration of ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.’ Get 50 percent off on a number of Switch and 3DS titles.

Video Games June 15, 2018

This Special Nintendo 3DS Explains That Obscure Joke From ‘Rick And Morty’ — Yours For $1,000

You can now buy a limited edition Legend of Zelda Nintendo 3DS XL from Justin Roiland for $1,000. Nerds, heads up: it comes with a ‘Rick and Morty’ illustration drawn by Roiland himself.

Video Games May 26, 2018

More Nintendo Switch Units Sold In 10 Months Than Wii U In 4 Years; 3DS Still Going Strong

The Nintendo Switch, in 10 months, has outsold the lifetime sales of the Wii U. Meanwhile, the 3DS, sales of which were expected to be cannibalized by the hybrid console, is still going strong.

Video Games January 21, 2018

Detective Pikachu Game Coming To US With Giant-Sized Amiibo

The Japan-exclusive Nintendo 3DS title 'Detective Pikachu' is making its way to U.S. players. The title will arrive with an exclusive larger-than-normal 'Detective Pikachu' amiibo figure.

Video Games January 13, 2018

Nintendo Switch Tips And Tricks: 12 Things Every New Owner Should Know

The Nintendo Switch is the hottest gaming console on the market right now. These top 12 tips, tricks, and hidden features will help gamers maximize on their new console.

Video Games December 27, 2017

Holiday Cheer: High School Kids Gift Student New Nintendo 3DS After His Was Stolen

A heartwarming moment is caught on camera as a group of high school students gift another student a Nintendo 3DS after his previous console was stolen.

Viral December 25, 2017

Best Nintendo Switch, 3DS Cyber eShop Deals: Discounts On ‘Axiom Verge,’ ‘LEGO City Undercover,’ And More

Nintendo has now unveiled its eShop Cyber Deals for 2017, offering discounts for Switch, 3DS, and even Wii U titles. If you’ve been wanting to buy '1-2-Switch,' now’s the perfect time.

Video Games November 26, 2017

Here Are The Best Black Friday Deals For Nintendo Fans

The Black Friday madness has officially begun, and there are extremely good deals for gamers right now. If you’re a Nintendo fan, though, expect to be disappointed.

Video Games November 22, 2017

The Nintendo Miiverse Is Gone Forever: Why Was The Popular Social Network Shut Down?

The Nintendo Miiverse, a social network for Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo 3DS gamers, has officially ended. The online communities provided by the service were a special place on the internet for its users, so why was it shut down?

Video Games November 8, 2017

Nintendo Outs Its Best-Selling Switch Games, And The Number 1 Title Isn't Surprising To Anyone

The numbers are in, and Nintendo's best-selling Switch games have been revealed. As expected, 'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' is at the top.

Video Games October 31, 2017

Game Freak Confirms ‘Pokémon Ultra Sun’ And ‘Ultra Moon’ Are The Last Pokémon RPGs On The 3DS

Game Freak has confirmed that after 'Pokémon Ultra Sun' and 'Ultra Moon,' there will be no more RPG 'Pokémon' titles in development for the 3DS, signaling the end of an era. The company might be pivoting to the Nintendo Switch.

Video Games October 20, 2017

First ‘Fire Emblem Warriors’ DLC Drops Later This Year, Bundled In 3-Part Season Pass: What’s Included

Koei Tecmo has officially confirmed that 'Fire Emblem Warriors' DLC will be parsed into three, to be released later this year through winter 2018. Players may buy a Season Pass to get them all.

Video Games September 25, 2017

Want To Buy Nintendo Switch, 3DS, And Wii U Games With PayPal? Here's How

Attention, Nintendo fans: At long last, you can now buy Switch, 3DS, and Wii U games with PayPal, thanks to the latest integration with the eShop.

Video Games August 23, 2017

Monster Hunter Stories For Nintendo 3DS To Launch On Sept. 8: Demo For The 'Monster Hunter' RPG Spin-Off Coming Soon

'Monster Hunter Stories,' a turn-based RPG spin-off of the 'Monster Hunter' franchise, will launch for the Nintendo 3DS on Sept. 8. To give players a closer look at its art and gameplay, a free demo will be released next week.

Video Games August 1, 2017

The Nintendo Switch Will Soon End An Era For Nintendo: Two-Gadget Strategy To Dissolve Soon

Nintendo has long used a two-gadget strategy, with one home console and one handheld gaming device in the market. However, the success of the Nintendo Switch, a hybrid console, will likely make the company move away from that approach.

Video Games July 22, 2017

Here's When You Can Download Shovel Knight, Shantae For Free In 'Blaster Master Zero'

Inti Creates has now officially announced that it’s bringing two playable characters over to 'Blaster Master Zero': Shantae and Shovel Knight. Players will be able to download both for free, but only for a limited time.

Video Games July 5, 2017

Why Is 'Metroid: Samus Returns' Coming To The Nintendo 3DS And Not The Nintendo Switch? Reggie Fils-Aime Explains

Why is 'Metroid: Samus Returns' not coming to the Nintendo Switch? Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime explains, while 'Metroid' producer Yoshio Sakamoto and developer MercurySteam's Jose Luis Márquez share more details about the title.

Video Games June 16, 2017

Samus Aran Blasts Into E3 2017: 'Metroid: Samus Returns' For Nintendo 3DS, 'Metroid Prime 4' For Nintendo Switch Unveiled

Nintendo unveiled 'Metroid: Samus Returns' for the Nintendo 3DS and 'Metroid Prime 4' for the Nintendo Switch at E3 2017. Players longing to once again see bounty hunter heroine Samus in action finally have their wishes granted.

Video Games June 13, 2017

Capcom Publisher Sale Kicks Off With Discounts On 3DS, Wii U Games; Nintendo Bans Hacked 3DS Devices

Nintendo 3DS and Wii U owners are in for a treat, as Capcom's Publisher Sale is up and running. However, the same can't be said for those who hacked their 3DS devices, as Nintendo has swung the ban hammer.

Video Games June 2, 2017

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows Of Valentia Tips And Tricks In Playing The New Nintendo 3DS Title

'Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia' has now been released for the 3DS, one of the most anticipated games for the handheld. Here are some tips and tricks to get you started.

Video Games May 20, 2017

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga Release For The Nintendo 3DS Could Happen Soon, Dataminer Says

A recent datamine suggests that Nintendo is bringing 'Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga' to the 3DS. But whether it’s going to be a souped-up version, a sequel, or a port, is up for speculation.

Video Games May 2, 2017

Nintendo 3DS: Support To Continue Into 2018, Data Transfer To New 2DS XL Confirmed

Despite popular belief, Nintendo won’t kill the 3DS yet. That’s according to Reggie Fils-Aimé, Nintendo of America’s boss, who said that it’ll still announce 3DS games at E3 in June, and long after.

Video Games April 29, 2017

Nintendo Switch Sales Revealed And It's A Hit: 2.74M Units Sold Already, 10M Expected Next Year

Nintendo released its earnings report for FY2016 and the Switch console is off to a strong start. Nintendo reports 2.74 million Switch units sold already and expects to sell 10 million units next year.

Business Tech April 27, 2017

Capcom’s ‘Monster Hunter Stories’ Is Heading West This Fall To Nintendo 3DS

Capcom is bringing its popular monster-slaying franchise to the United States this fall with ‘Monster Hunter Stories.’ This is a spinoff RPG that was released in Japan in 2016 on Nintendo 3DS.

Video Games April 14, 2017

Nintendo Direct: Nintendo Announces New Games For 3DS, Proving It’s Not Dead Yet

Fear not, gamers: the Nintendo 3DS isn’t dead just yet, even with the Switch steadily becoming popular. Nintendo just revealed a number of new and upcoming titles for the handheld.

Video Games April 13, 2017

Upcoming Nintendo 3DS Games To Be Hyped For: 'Fire Emblem Echoes,' 'The Snack World,' And More

There are still upcoming 3DS games to be excited for, in spite of the Switch, Nintendo’s promising new hybrid console. Here are the titles to keep an eye out for.

Video Games April 4, 2017

Reggie Fils-Aime: Nintendo Will 'Have A Big E3 This Year,' Confirms 3DS And Switch Titles Coming

According to Nintendo of America’s president, Reggie Fils-Aime, the company is in for a big presentation at this year’s E3. Titles for both the Switch and 3DS will be part of the show, according to him.

Video Games March 27, 2017

Nintendo Boss: No Plans For 3DS Successor, VR For The Switch A Possibility

Nintendo has no 3DS upgrades in mind amid the impending release of the Switch, which is believed to replaced it, a new interview has revealed. The forthcoming hybrid, however, could support VR experiences down the line.

Video Games February 8, 2017

'Pokémon Sun' And 'Moon' Are Now The Fastest Selling Nintendo Games In History: Beat That, Switch

'Pokémon Sun' and 'Pokémon Moon' have claimed the title as fastest-selling games in Nintendo's history. The milestone revealed that the Nintendo 3DS is as popular as ever, increasing the pressure on the upcoming Nintendo Switch to meet expectations.

Video Games January 23, 2017

Nintendo Switch Not Replacing The 3DS: Two Consoles To 'Coexist Just Fine,' Boss Says

The Switch, Nintendo’s home and handheld hyphenate, will not usurp the best-selling handheld today, the 3DS, Reggie Fils-Aime confirmed. Just for comparison, the DS also wasn’t supposed to replace the Game Boy Advance.

Video Games January 16, 2017

Most Anticipated Nintendo 3DS Games Of 2017: 'Lady Layton,' 'Pikmin,' And More

The Nintendo 3DS is almost seven years old, but is still slated to receive a number of exciting and engaging titles this 2017. Take a look at the most anticipated titles for the system this year.

Video Games January 2, 2017

'Dragon Quest XI' Video Shows Off Combat, Camping, And Dragon Riding: Coming Soon To PS4, Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch

New footage for 'Dragon Quest XI' revealed several gameplay aspects, including combat, camping, and riding on dragons. The game is set to be released next year for the PlayStation 4, Nintendo 3DS, and the upcoming Nintendo Switch.

Video Games January 2, 2017

'Super Mario Maker' For Nintendo 3DS Review Roundup: Portable Version Of The Wii U Hit Good Or Bad?

Reviews for 'Super Mario Maker' for Nintendo 3DS have started echoing, with the bulk of its acclaim deterred by one major flaw. Will the said flaw prevent 'Super Mario Maker' from being a great game?

Video Games December 1, 2016

'Pokémon Sun' And 'Moon' Guide: How To Transfer Ash-Greninja To The Full Game From The Demo

'Pokémon Sun' and 'Pokémon Moon' are out today. For those who have completed the special demo version released a month ago, here's a guide on how to transfer your Ash-Greninja to the full game.

Video Games November 18, 2016

Need Help Building The Perfect 'Pokémon Sun' And 'Moon' Team? This Tool Helps You Strategize Ahead Of Official Launch

An unofficial tool that determines the strength of your potential Pokémon team has surfaced ahead of the 'Pokémon Sun' and 'Pokémon Moon' release date. The games come out Nov. 18 but you can now try the tool for yourself.

Video Games November 11, 2016

Target Black Friday 2016 Deals: Xbox One And PS4 Bundles Sale, iPad Pro And 3DS Discounts

Target's Black Friday 2016 deals are making the rounds, and the ad reveals there are going to be some sweet discounts for Xbox One and PS4 bundles, iPad Pro and the New Nintendo 3DS, to name a few.

Gadgets November 9, 2016

Nintendo Black Friday 2016 Deals: You Can Buy New 3DS For $100

Nintendo has announced a Black Friday special-edition 3DS handheld console for $99.99. The 3DS will be available in black and white with Mushroom Kingdom characters and imagery on the case.

Video Games November 8, 2016

Final Evolutions Of 'Pokémon Sun and Moon' Starters Officially Revealed

After months of leaks, fans at long last can get an official look at three of 'Pokémon Sun and Moon's' most powerful pocket monsters.

Video Games October 27, 2016

Nintendo Switch Won't Have Backward Compatibility Support For Physical 3DS, Wii U Games: Digital Is Our Only Hope Left

Nintendo has confirmed that its new upcoming home console, the Nintendo Switch, won't support backward compatibility for 3DS and Wii U games. Nintendo promised to talk more about the Switch's specs as its March 2017 release draws nearer.

Video Games October 23, 2016

'Pokémon Sun' And 'Moon' Alola Form: Dugtrio Rocking Long Blond Surfer Hair

'Pokémon Sun' and 'Moon's' demo reveals Dugtrio's Alolan form. The once bald, burrowing, round, brown, pink-nosed set of Diglett triplets grew long blond hair in the Alolan region and now looks like a surfer.

Apps/Software October 19, 2016

Data Mine Of 'Pokémon Sun & Moon' Demo Reveal Final Evolutions (And Types) Of Starters, New Alola Forms

Christmas has come early for Pokémon fans.

Video Games October 18, 2016

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