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Discussion in '3DS - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by BEACHBUM, Sep 29, 2016.

  1. BEACHBUM
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    BEACHBUM Will draw shitty works of art for likes

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    looking through target website for fun and I see this abomination of a new 3ds... Why did nintendo it, sure it has a cool inside color, but GALAXY?! WHY! I'm sorry just wanted to show this to people, even though this is probably really late news -.-
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  2. zoogie

    zoogie simple pimp tool

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    I have a hunch this was originally intended to market Metroid: fed force (spacey theme!), but since the game didn't do well, they just dumped it out as a limited edition system color.

    People who have it say it looks better in person.
     
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  3. Abcdfv

    Abcdfv What comes around goes around.

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    Not only that, they didn't even have the decency to port super Mario galaxy to 3DS
     
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  4. frogboy

    frogboy lacking both style and grace

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    if i were in the market for a n3dsxl, i'd buy it
     
  5. CeeDee

    CeeDee hm?~

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    What we really need is an Eevee n3DSXL. I'd buy three.
     
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    wolven9 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    The end of the world
    It goes with the space theme of Pokemon Sun & Moon
     
  7. grossaffe

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    Because space is cool.
     
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  8. McWhiters9511

    McWhiters9511 That's Rad Bro

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    cuz its cool. duh :P
     
  9. astrangeone

    astrangeone GBAtemp Addict

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    It looks better in person. Nintendo also used sparkly plastic on some bits of the Galaxy 3DS XL.
     
  10. Autz

    Autz GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    The weird thing is that i'm unable to find the small N3DS. On Amazon only appears the XL one.
     
  11. Viri

    Viri GBAtemp Maniac

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    My only complain is that the the front of the 3DS is blue instead of purple :/
     
  12. CeeDee

    CeeDee hm?~

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    What Amazon region do you shop from? It may vary.
     
  13. Autz

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    https://www.amazon.com/

    I only found Japan imports.
     
  14. CeeDee

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  15. person66

    person66 If it isn't edited, it isn't a true person66 post

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    I kinda like it to be honest...
     
  16. Autz

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    I miss those "default" versions like the old 3DS, but meh, thanks for this.
     
  17. CeeDee

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    Only ones released in NA regions are bundles.
     
  18. Supster131

    Supster131 (づ。◕‿‿◕。)づ *:・゚✧

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    It looks kind of appealing imo.
    I'd buy it if I were in the market for a n3DSXL.
     
  19. bahamut920

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    You're not "stuck" with the design you buy on the small n3DS; the Mario 3D Land design is on cover plates (back and front) that can be swapped. You can buy cover plates on ebay or Amazon or from Japanese importers. Otherwise, it's just a small n3DS with a game pre-installed.
     
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  20. Davidosky99

    Davidosky99 Eevee :3

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    I need this in my life
     
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