Nintendo 3DS Preview Event Overview

Discussion in '3DS - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by soulx, Jan 20, 2011.

  1. soulx

    soulx GBAtemp Legend

    Apr 4, 2009
    Nintendo 3DS Preview Event Overview

    Cost: $249.99 for NA. For Europe, Nintendo says it's letting the retailers set the price. The current average price as of the time of writing is £229.99.
    Release Date: March 27th, 2011 in NA. March 25th, 2011 in Europe.
    Where can I purchase it? Americans can get it from and GameStop. Canadians can get it from Europeans can purchase it from

    Launch Window Titles
    Reggie Fils-Aime today defined the 3DS' launch window as between March 27 and June 7. So far Nintendo is only naming 23 of them but there are 30 titles in total.
    • Pilotwings Resort
    • nintendogs + cats
    • Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor Overclocked
    • Super Street Fighter IV 3D Edition
    • Resident Evil: The Mercenaries 3D
    • Madden NFL Football
    • The Sims 3
    • Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 3D
    • LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars
    • Ridge Racer 3D
    • Dual Pen Sports
    • Super Monkey Ball 3D
    • Thor: God of Thunder
    • CRUSH 3D
    • Samurai Warriors Chronicles
    • Dead or Alive Dimensions
    • Asphalt 3D
    • Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Shadow Wars
    • Combat of Giants: Dinosaurs 3D
    • Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell 3D
    • Rayman 3D
    • Rabbids Travel in Time
    Other Info
    • The 3DS has universal friend codes. That means that a friend code is tied to each 3DS system.
    • The 3DS will launch in two colours - Aqua Blue and Cosmic Black. It'll ship with a 2GB SD card and a charging cradle.
    • Hotspot connections can deliver 3D videos, downloadable games & add-on content, & location-specific special offers/info. Sky and Eurosport will supply 3D content for Nintendo 3DS.
    • You can transfer DSiWare purchases from your DSi to the 3DS.
    • When two Nintendo 3DS friends are connected via local wireless, code swapping is instantaneous.
  2. DigitalDeviant

    DigitalDeviant GBAtemp Addict

    Feb 14, 2010
    United States
    Solar Federation
    cool stuff, so its confirmed that'll it'll cost the same price as wii at launch.
  3. Toni Plutonij

    Toni Plutonij *has TrolleyDave & tiny p1ngy on moderating shelf!

    Former Staff
    Dec 22, 2007
    Depths of Nuclear powerplant
    Ugh, it'll costa a small fortune by the time it's available in Croatia.
  4. Traversal

    Traversal Soooo cool!

    Oct 17, 2010
    United States
    Great overview, but you can also pre-order online at Gamestop's site in the U.S. Just something else to add to the list.