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Nintendo DS December 2011 Archive


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50% Off Select Nintendo DS, 3DS Games at Amazon.com

Friday December 30, 2011
One of your New Year's Resolutions is to play more video games, right? Right? Amazon.com has you covered with a massive "End of Year" sale. Most games, including Nintendo DS ... Read More

'Pushmo' Review Now Available

Wednesday December 28, 2011
Mallo, a little red sumo wrestler, joins the likes of the Tetris blocks and the Bejeweled gems as an icon for addictive puzzle gaming. Read my review of Pushmo for ... Read More

Fire Emblem 3DS Will Offer Paid DLC (Downloadable Content)

Monday December 26, 2011
Fire Emblem 3DS (unofficial name), which is coming to Japan next March, will allow users to purchase added downloadable content (DLC). Typically, Nintendo doesn't add DLC to its games. The company ... Read More

My Nintendo 3DS Friend Code +About.com Twitter Account+ Merry Christmas!

Saturday December 24, 2011
Merry Christmas! Happy Hanukkah! Etc! I hope your holiday and coming year are wonderful. Thanks for visiting About.com's Guide to the Nintendo 3/DS, and for offering constant support. A few things before ... Read More

'Mario Kart 7' Review Now Available!

Saturday December 24, 2011
If you've got time on your hands this holiday, make sure you grab Mario Kart 7 for the Nintendo 3DS. You can play alone, or better yet, play with some ... Read More

'SwapNote' Now Available at the Nintendo 3DS eShop

Thursday December 22, 2011
Good news, chatterboxes! The latest Nintendo 3DS eShop update (which includes the original Game Boy version of Tetris--talk about nostalgia, I received that very game for Christmas when I was ... Read More

New Trailer (and Picture of Sephiroth!) for Nintendo 3DS's 'Theatrythm Final Fantasy'

Tuesday December 20, 2011
Theatrhythm Final Fantasy is a Final Fantasy-themed rhythm game that will be available on Japanese Nintendo 3DS units come February 16. No word on a North American release date yet, but ... Read More

Game Boy Advance Games Finally Arrive for Nintendo 3DS Ambassadors

Friday December 16, 2011
If you're a Nintendo 3DS Ambassador, rejoice: your retro ship has come in. 3DS Ambassadors received their ten free NES games earlier this year, and now their ten promised Game ... Read More

Nintendo 3DS Circle Pad Pro Coming to U.S. GameStop Stores

Wednesday December 14, 2011
The Circle Pad Pro, aka the Slider Pad, aka the Frankenstick (not its official name), is a lightweight accessory that adds a right analogue stick and an R2 button to ... Read More

Nintendo Unveils First Quarter 2012 Releases for Nintendo 3DS and the eShop

Tuesday December 13, 2011
It's been a busy holiday season for the Nintendo 3DS, and the good news is that Nintendo doesn't plan to end the fun any time soon. Earlier today, the company ... Read More

Shigeru Miyamoto's "Retirement:" What it Means for Nintendo

Friday December 9, 2011
There was a bit of a ruckus raised in the online gaming community earlier in the week when legendary game developer Shigeru Miyamoto told Wired.com that he'll be "retiring." In his ... Read More

2011 Nintendo DS/3DS Holiday Gift Guide Now Available

Thursday December 8, 2011
Perhaps you haven't noticed, but the holiday shopping season is in full swing! Need suggestions for Nintendo DS and 3DS games that would make great gifts? This year's Holiday Gift ... Read More

Nintendo 3DS System Update Now Available

Thursday December 8, 2011
The latest Nintendo 3DS system update endured a titch of a delay, but now it's large and in charge. Learn how to perform a Nintendo 3DS system update. So, what's new ... Read More

Trailer for 3D Classics 'Kid Icarus' Now Available

Saturday December 3, 2011
Kid Icarus: Uprising will be hitting the Nintendo 3DS in 2012. Somewhere near the start of the coming year, you'll have a chance to whip yourself into shape by ... Read More

Nintendo 3DS Firmware Update Delayed Until December 8

Thursday December 1, 2011
The Nintendo 3DS was supposed to receive its next major firmware update in November, but as you've likely deduced, the November update isn't happening. Fear not; the 3DS update has hardly ... Read More

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