Nintendo’s New 3DS XL Is Heading To The U.S. February thirteen For $200

Nintendo’s New 3DS XL Is Heading To The U.S. February 13 For $200

Nintendo has revealed that it’ll deliver the brand new model of the 3DS XL to the U.S. on February thirteen, following its launch of the redesigned hardware in Japan final yr. The brand new model includes a second analog stick, in addition to two new shoulder triggers, microSD and NFC help. It additionally has enhancements to the 3D viewing system that makes for higher viewing from a variety of angles, which means the so-referred to as ‘candy spot’ for seeing the glassessless 3D impact on the higher display is far greater than earlier than.

New Nintendo 3DS XL is coming to the U.S. on 2/thirteen at a instructed retail worth of $199.ninety nine! #NintendoDirectNA pic.twitter.com/sAjWzoLEoL

— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) January 14, 2015

The brand new model of the Nintendo 3DS XL has been reviewed positively by many who’ve had entry to the unique Japanese model, however thus far video games that help the brand new buttons are restricted. Nintendo additionally introduced as we speak that a system replace for the brand new 3DS XL mannequin will activate Amiibo help, which means you’ll be capable of use Nintendo’s new collectible figurines with in-recreation interactive options with the system, beginning with Smash Bros. for 3DS, and coming quickly to the brand new Ace Fight recreation launching alongside the brand new system on February thirteen.

Nintendo particularly didn’t point out something a few North American launch of the New 3DS, which provides the identical C-stick analog controller, shoulder buttons and different options however on a type issue with proportions of the unique 3DS (smaller than the XL). The 3DS XL additionally apparently gained’t ship with an AC adapter within the field, based mostly on the idea many will have already got this accent from earlier system purchases. The 3DS XL may also be out there in a bundle with Monster Hunter four Final on Feb. thirteen, which is a recreation that makes good use of the brand new hardware controls.