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Photos of the Nintendo 2DS

Take a look at some photos showing off the new Nintendo 2DS and boxart. (3DS)

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Donnieboi  +   333d ago
What about the 2nd analog stick attachment? How, after making the XL and now this version, could they STILL forget to add a 2nd analog stick? Especially on this one, since the analog attachment that's currently already available for 3ds won't likely fit on this one? Really should have put another stick.
MasterCornholio  +   333d ago
"STILL forget to add a 2nd analog stick?"

Nope they didnt forget. Cant you see what Nintendo is trying to do? They want people to buy the CPP accessory.
darthv72  +   333d ago
you can see the design would have allotted the 2nd analog pad to be on the lower right side if they moved the start/select to the left.

in any case, that looks so obscure that it could be worth buying just to have. It could become a rarity like the wii-mini and the snes jr or top loading nes.
SilentNegotiator  +   333d ago
Hint: they're trying to make it CHEAPER and barely succeeded at getting a significant reduction as is. What do you think adding a second analog stick would do?

Plus, they're saving a standard second analog stick to pretend they have some revolutionary changes for their 9th gen handheld.
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duducus  +   333d ago
Maybe because this design is for younger casuals?...
MattyG  +   333d ago
If Nintendo's intended audience with this is children, I don't think many of them will care about a second analog stick. Kids will be playing Animal Crossing and Pokemon with this, not Monster Hunter.
Bhuahahaha  +   333d ago
2ds is fugly
lol gonna w8 for 2ds xl.....

official Nintendo 2DS - Introduction
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Rowdius_Maximus  +   333d ago
My eyes are throwing up
ElementX  +   333d ago
lol, funny mental image
StraightedgeSES  +   333d ago
They should have just announced the 2DS XL.
Bhuahahaha  +   333d ago
lol w8 around 6 months and they will definitely announce 2ds xl
ElementX  +   333d ago
This is the first I've heard of the 2DS at first I thought it was an Onion article.
HexxedAvenger  +   333d ago
... Wow...
MasterCornholio  +   333d ago
Like i said before.

Eeeeeeeeeeeeeewwwwwwwwwwwwwww wwwwwwwwww

Edit: For some reason it reminds me of a toaster.
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ErryK  +   333d ago
solidjun5  +   333d ago
That's a lot of plastic. It reminds me of those old Tiger handheld games.
AceBlazer13  +   333d ago
Um think I'll keep my eyes set on the 3ds
jonboi24  +   333d ago
Oh god at first I thought this was a late April's Fools joke but WTF Nintendo, this is just stupid. What is the point of this?
SonyNGP  +   333d ago
A cheaper 3DS for the kids. At the $130 price tag that it has, it will sell like hotcakes. Especially since it comes out on the same day as Pokemon X and Y.

Smart business move.
jonboi24  +   333d ago
But the design is just stupid. Your screen will get f*cked up. Why don't they just drop the price of the original 3ds to 130 and add a parental restrictions to turn if the 3d feature for kids 7 and under.
Thisisjuju  +   333d ago
Go home Nintendo. You're drunk.
CaptainPunch  +   333d ago
Nintendo has no idea how to design their products.
nevin1  +   333d ago
This is clearly for kids.
Whitey2k  +   333d ago
Whats different about nintendo 2ds? when they have the Nintendo DS? or are they just looking for money?
iwatch  +   333d ago
Nintendo Door Stopper
Lord_Frieza  +   333d ago
its not very portable is it?
duducus  +   333d ago
This is funny, but the reactions are just as funny...
AceBlazer13  +   333d ago
so basically a ds with forward compatibility

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