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08.19.12
PSA: Nintendo 3DS XL now available in US, AC adapter included
08.19.12

PSA: Nintendo 3DS XL now available in US, AC adapter included

That Japan-exclusive Pikachu clamshell might be slightly out of reach for US buyers, but starting...

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06.21.12
Nintendo announces $199 3DS XL with 4.88-inch top screen, available August 19th
06.21.12

Nintendo announces $199 3DS XL with 4.88-inch top screen, available August 19th

Folks holding their breath for a "3DS Lite" might want to exhale -- Nintendo has decided to go a d...

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06.04.12
Nintendo may have supersized 3DS with 4.3-inch screen in store for E3, Mario never looked bigger (update: Nintendo response)
06.04.12

Nintendo may have supersized 3DS with 4.3-inch screen in store for E3, Mario never looked bigger (update: Nintendo response)

Nintendo might have more up its E3 sleeve than just final Wii U hardware and a boatload of franchi...

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02.20.12
Nintendo 3DS hits 5 million units faster than DS, the world goes 'huh?'
02.20.12

Nintendo 3DS hits 5 million units faster than DS, the world goes 'huh?'

While it had a rocky moment in the middle, some heavy price-cutting and top-drawer games helped th...

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11.12.11
3DS to beat out original DS' first year sales, land killing blow during holiday season
11.12.11

3DS to beat out original DS' first year sales, land killing blow during holiday season

First 3DS sales were great, then not so much, and now things seem to be evening out somewhere aro...

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10.28.11
Nintendo's eShop plans: premium DLC, game demos, smartphone shopping, relevancy
10.28.11

Nintendo's eShop plans: premium DLC, game demos, smartphone shopping, relevancy

Nintendo's latest earnings report may be a litany of woe, but at least the outfit's semi-annual f...

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08.04.11
Sony PlayStation Vita handheld will miss Christmas in US and Europe
08.04.11

Sony PlayStation Vita handheld will miss Christmas in US and Europe

How can this be? Sony's new handheld console already passed through the FCC and was even leaked o...

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06.27.11
Xbox COO sees dedicated handheld market as a 'red ocean,' will let Sony and Nintendo swim in it
06.27.11

Xbox COO sees dedicated handheld market as a 'red ocean,' will let Sony and Nintendo swim in it

Dennis Durkin is COO and CFO for Microsoft's Interactive Entertainment Business. He's also a dude th...

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06.13.11
Nintendo finally sells millionth 3DS unit in Japan, lives in the shadow of older brother
06.13.11

Nintendo finally sells millionth 3DS unit in Japan, lives in the shadow of older brother

A million in (Japanese) sales is a far cry from failure, but even big daddy Satoru Iwata admits t...

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