China to Receive Exclusive Mario-Themed 3DS XL Models

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What exclusive 3DS XL themes would you want released in your country?

  1. Starfox

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  2. Zelda

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  3. Kirby

    1.9%
  4. Mario

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  5. Pokemon

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  6. Metroid

    20.8%
  7. Donkey Kong

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  8. Kid Icarus

    3.8%
  9. Other

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  1. Densetsu
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    Image Credit: iQue

    iQue are releasing exclusive Mario-themed 3DS XLs in three different flavors. They will come pre-installed with Super Mario 3D Land and Mario Kart 7. There is no word on a suggested retail price, yet. Click the source for more details and close-up images of each design.



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    Thanks to mtpeaceful for the tip!


    So Japan gets two Pokemon-themed 3DS XLs [1, 2], and an Animal Crossing one, while China gets three Mario-themed ones. I wonder if we'll get any love out in the West?

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    Apparently the [p] tag doesn't work on XenForo.
     


  2. TwinRetro

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    Why, Nintendo, do you tease me so?
     
  3. porkiewpyne

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    The Charizard one is lottery-allocated so it's super limited. But yea I suppose you could count it in still.

    And IIRC Europe is getting the Pikachu one as well.
     
  4. Hyro-Sama

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    Mario Red Gold is the most enticing to me.
     
  5. chartube12

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    The pirating capital of the world getting an exclusive? This doesn't seem right
     
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  6. Just Another Gamer

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    Doesn't seem like a big deal really I mean a crystal case and some paint and you can have a really unique 3DS that looks a whole lot better than that.
     
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  7. porkiewpyne

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    LOL Maybe since the 3DS is still uncrackable so they want to get them to commit while they still can? :P I dunno.
     
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  8. Ethevion

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    Metroid or Megaman would be my picks. That Charizard one is pretty cool too.
     
  9. Jiehfeng

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    Woohoo! I'm going to China on monday!
    (Not that I'm gonna get that :lol:)
     
  10. porkiewpyne

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    Well at the risk of sounding like a broken record, I'd really like an Ace Attorney and or PLvsAA one.

    And a Monster Hunter one would be awesome too. Just like the white and red one for the regular 3DS.

    Or like the Fire Emblem one.
     
  11. Zetta_x

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    That and it's kind of hard to pirate hardware
     
  12. suppow

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    and the lesson is, if you pirate enough you might get a treat from nintendo lol
     
  13. Hyro-Sama

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    Excuse me?

     
  14. Gahars

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    I see how it is, China. First special 3DS models, then the world!
     
  15. Zetta_x

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    I retract my statement, it's not as hard as I thought to pirate hardware. Anyone have the torrent file to 3d print a coke?
     
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  16. Parasite X

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    I love it the sweet taste of a new bundle man what an exllent flavor.All nintendo needs to do now is take off the region lock.
     
  17. loco365

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    I want the Charizard one so much. I hope they do draws in North America as well. Even if I could get entered in the Japanese draw, that'd be cool.
     
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    shh you/me never saw this

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  19. Strength

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    I had no idea that consoles get released in china,,considering it's the land of pirates.
     
  20. suppow

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    nintendo's got a licensing deal with iQue, not that long ago.
    they released a semi-flash/download version of the n64,
    also the DS and cant remember what else.
     
  21. TwinRetro

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    All I see is an easy way to pirate the outer shell, and other plastic parts of the 3DS. I assume what he meant by hardware is the actual internal electronics.
     
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