Nintendo 3DS North American Launch Details Revealed
At a press-event in New York City on Wednesday, Nintendo revealed the 3DS will retail at $249.99 on March 27th, 2011, for North America.
Nintendo also announced what will be bundled with the system at the event, which includes:
- 2 GB SD Card
- Charging Cradle
- 6 Augmented Reality Cards (“AR Cards”)
Three first-party games will be available at launch: Pilotwings Resort, Nintendogs + Cats, and Steel Diver. No launch dates have been confirmed for the new Kid Icarus, or Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D remake.
The system will also come with built-in software, including an internet browser, a virtual console for the system with Game Boy and Game Boy Color games available to purchase and download, a 3D camera, a built-in “Nintendo Sound” mp3 player that allows you to listen to music saved on an SD card, and more.
A complete listing of the 3DS software and hardware specs can be found on their newly launched 3DS website, HERE.