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Topic: Confirmed $249.99 price and a release of March 27th thoughts

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RogueBologna

RogueBologna

1. Posted:

I am not really surprised by either.

Edited on by TingLz

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Xkhaoz

Xkhaoz

2. Posted:

YYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!! The price is just right, and the date is on a Sunday, so I can attend launch. Lemme hear you say YEEEEAAAAHHHH!!!!!

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HolyMackerel

HolyMackerel

3. Posted:

Good price. I trusted them to know the appropriate price range for the 3DS.

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sykotek

sykotek

4. Posted:

Amazon orders are up. Better hurry up and pre-order it now if you don't wanna buy the inevitable crap bundles from retailers or expensive ones from eBay, people are gonna buy them all up pretty soon to try to turn a profit, so it is better to pre-order one through a retailer if you can and if you change your mind before release, cancel it. You won't get charged at most places until anything ships anyways.

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Blue: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002I090AG/

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Token_Girl

Token_Girl

5. Posted:

As good a price as we could have hoped, given the Japanese price. I'm guessing we're mainly paying for 3D screen + extra touch screen. Not an instabuy for me though.

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HolyMackerel

HolyMackerel

6. Posted:

Token Girl wrote:

I'm guessing we're mainly paying for 3D screen + extra touch screen.

Actually I think the price is mostly derived from the 3D screen and the new processor inside the device. That thing is powerful and efficient for its size so it's definitely not cheap. The 3 cameras may also raise the price a bit too. Touch screens are so common these days that there's no way they're expensive.

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zezhyrule

zezhyrule

7. Posted:

I could do without some cameras nintendo, if it lowered the price n_n

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Rensch

Rensch

8. Posted:

Why do you get a price and are we still left in the dark. I hate that. That's a surprisingly low price BTW. I hope we will pay about the same in euros.

At least we get it before you guys.

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irken004

irken004

9. Posted:

My price guess was just about spot-on! Miiiight be able to get one as a late birthday gift. I hope...

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HolyMackerel

HolyMackerel

10. Posted:

Rensch wrote:

Why do you get a price and are we still left in the dark. I hate that.

I quote myself in the comments of the live text:
And the price being unannounced isn't a surprise. Each country in the EU will have a different price so announcing one at the event will just make people jealous of one another.

Rensch wrote:

I hope we will pay about the same in euros.

No chance. It definitely won't be the converted US price in Euros or GBP. It will likely be more expensive in the EU.

Rensch wrote:

At least we get it before you guys.

Well that's some small consolation. :P

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Yasume

Yasume

11. Posted:

No interesting launch games and probably being way too expensive means a no-buy from me (for now).

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Knux

Knux

12. Posted:

What the heck? Only three launch games!? :O I guess I'll just buy Super Street Fighter IV as a launch title. At least the price for the 3DS is reasonable.

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Magi

Magi

13. Posted:

I was correct on the price (iirc) but not the release date (off by several months).

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OverlordMao

OverlordMao

14. Posted:

YES! Birthday 3DS that's only $250!?
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SwerdMurd

SwerdMurd

15. Posted:

:) :) :)

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CanisWolfred

CanisWolfred

16. Posted:

So it comes out on my birthday huh? That's interesting.

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WolfRamHeart

WolfRamHeart

17. Posted:

I'm going to pre-order mine through Amazon so I won't have to pay tax and get free shipping!:D Now, I just have to decide if I want black or blue.

Update: I decided to go with Cosmo Black!:D

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bezerker99

bezerker99

18. Posted:

<----reads launch date and $250 price tag......**changes into fresh pair o' shorts**......

WINNN!!!! :)

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Arcanum

Arcanum

19. Posted:

Cool. The 3DS is getting released on my B-Day. :D

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Sanya

Sanya

20. Posted:

So...did they say exactly what the launch titles were?...Only thing that kinda worries me. And apparently the black 3DS doesn't have a mix of red in it anymore...ah well.

I love Erica (Strike Witches), Eureka (Eureka Seven), and Tenma (School Rumble), stay away from them. xD
Update: Also love Yukari and Mizore from Rosario + Vampire.
Another Update: Also Yuuki...from School Rumble...
Yet Another Update: Also Amber and Xiao Pai from Rune Factory 4.

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