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News: Pokémon Yellow, Red And Blue 2DS Bundles Now Up For Pre-Order In The UK

Pokémon Yellow, Red And Blue 2DS Bundles Now Up For Pre-Order In The UK

Gotta pre-order 'em all?

The Nintendo UK store has opened pre-orders for the new Pokémon Yellow, Red & Blue 2DS bundles. Each one comes with a carry case of the appropriate colour (well, almost - the yellow system has a grey one), as well as a preinstalled version of the relevant game. The asking price is £79.99, while the yellow version of...

Nintendo Life Weekly: Twilight Princess HD amiibo Dungeon, Pokémon Yellow 2DS

Twilight Princess HD amiibo Dungeon, Pokémon Yellow 2DS

Model business

Another week, another look back and round-up in the form of a video. If you've been caught up in the tide of nonsense that many are currently calling January, you may well have missed some important Nintendo news. Thankfully, we've got the solution! This week we look at the rumour surrounding a new dungeon in The Legend of Zelda:...

News: Pokémon 20th Anniversary Celebrations to Include 2DS Bundles, New 3DS Cover Plates and Mew in Japan

Pokémon 20th Anniversary Celebrations to Include 2DS Bundles, New 3DS Cover Plates and Mew in Japan

Mew will arrive in games old and new

2016 is going to be an exciting year for Pokémon fans as the series gears up to celebrate its 20th Anniversary. Some promising promotions have now been announced for Japan and, naturally, we're hopeful these will also be coming to the West. All of the following are hitting Nintendo's homeland on 27th February,...

News: ​Parent Trap: Choosing The Right Nintendo 3DS For You And Your Family

​Parent Trap: Choosing The Right Nintendo 3DS For You And Your Family

Which 3DS is right for you? Family Gamer TV's Andy Robertson explains

The 3DS has had a long and winding history. Over the years it has developed a strong collection of games for families, but which version of the hardware is the best fit these days? Family Gamer TV works with a range of different families of varying shapes and sizes. They all play...

News: Yo-Kai Watch 2DS Bundle Coming To North America On November 6th

Yo-Kai Watch 2DS Bundle Coming To North America On November 6th

Comes with the game pre-installed for $99.99

Nintendo is releasing a new 2DS hardware bundle to mark the launch of Yo-Kai Watch in North America. The console - which comes with the game pre-installed - will launch on November 6th for $99.99, alongside the game's full retail release. Yo-Kai Watch is the first in a series which has taken Japan by a...

News: Nintendo's Official UK Store Promotes 2DS Price Cut

Nintendo's Official UK Store Promotes 2DS Price Cut

Lots of bundles for under £100

We're creeping towards the busiest shopping season of the year, and Nintendo like many other companies will be running promotions and bundles to tempt us into parting with our cash. One potential stocking filler for this year, particularly for younger games, could be the 2DS, and in the UK Nintendo's Official Store...

News: Nintendo 2DS Drops To $99 In North America

Nintendo 2DS Drops To $99 In North America

30 bucks off, Mario Kart 7 still included

Nintendo is slashing $30 off the recommended retail price of the Nintendo 2DS in North America. The price drop to $99.99 comes into effect on August 30th. The system still comes bundled with Mario Kart 7. Nintendo is hoping that the price drop will boost the sales of Little Battlers eXperience, which...

News: Amazon UK and Tesco Now Flogging Wii U Premium Pack Bundles for £189

Amazon UK and Tesco Now Flogging Wii U Premium Pack Bundles for £189

Cheap 2DS and 3DS options, too

With Wii U hardware sales generally struggling, certainly in comparison to fellow 'current gen' rivals PS4 and Xbox One, we've often seen retailers slashing prices to shift stock. This certainly happens a lot in the UK, where brief promotions offer tempting opportunities for those yet to take the plunge. In a year...

News: GAME is Selling a 2DS + Mario Kart 7 for £79.99

GAME is Selling a 2DS + Mario Kart 7 for £79.99

Perfect for little 'uns, or young-at-heart big 'uns

Though the New Nintendo 3DS is now just a few weeks away, it won't be the perfect option for everyone. The 2DS - with its tablet design and 2D-only screen - is targeted at young children, or those that fancy a change from Nintendo's clamshell systems. For those in the UK that have been...

News: Nintendo Black Friday Deals Reveal New 3DS and 2DS Hardware Options

Nintendo Black Friday Deals Reveal New 3DS and 2DS Hardware Options

Get ready for some savings

With Black Friday now less than a month away, some of the deals set to hit store shelves on 28th November — or in the surrounding days — have begun to leak through to the public. For those unfamiliar with the day, Black Friday is an annual shopping extravaganza started in North America. It's renowned as a day of big...

News: New Wii U and 2DS Bundles Announced, Rolling Out in North America this Fall

New Wii U and 2DS Bundles Announced, Rolling Out in North America this Fall

Shaping up for the holiday season

It may seem a little anticlimactic after today's big news, but for those happy to stick with trusty, old, familiar hardware, Nintendo have lined up a couple of decent bundles for this Fall. If you're in North America, you can expect some new Wii U and 2DS bundles to arrive on your shores just in time for the...

News: Nintendo UK Gets Help from Boy Band The Vamps to Advertise Tomodachi Life

Nintendo UK Gets Help from Boy Band The Vamps to Advertise Tomodachi Life

Vamping up the gameplay

Indie pop group The Vamps have teamed up with Nintendo in order to promote the less-than-usual life simulator Tomodachi Life for 3DS. The campaign will show the band's exploits with the game and shows off the wacky experiences that can be had on your island. Nintendo aims to appeal to a younger female audience with this...

Feature: The Ten Best 3DS Games For Your Kids This Summer

The Ten Best 3DS Games For Your Kids This Summer

Child's play

Nintendo's 3DS family of console owes its success to its uncanny ability to appeal to players of all ages, but like so many of the company's products, the core of the range is designed around appealing to the younger end of the spectrum. Like the DS before it, the 3DS — and its sibling, the 2DS — is proving to be the perfect...

News: Nintendo UK Details The 3DS & 2DS "Made For Play" Tour 2014

Nintendo UK Details The 3DS & 2DS "Made For Play" Tour 2014

Climb Bowser’s Castle and meet Mario, Luigi and Pikachu

Nintendo UK has released details on its 3DS & 2DS Made For Play Tour 2014, which will visit five UK cities this summer and give both parents and their children the chance to see the latest games and take part in fun activities. The tour will feature themed sections — such as Mario's...

News: "Play Nintendo" Tour Rolling Through the U.S. this Summer

"Play Nintendo" Tour Rolling Through the U.S. this Summer

Play 2DS/3DS games! Sit in Yoshi eggs! Poke Kirby!

To "play Nintendo" was once a phrase attributed to the use of just about any electronic entertainment device. Not so much anymore, with the wider variety of choices out there, but Nintendo is bringing the term back somewhat with a 12-city summer tour. The Play Nintendo Tour, running from 6th...