"A reader explains why she intends to make the 2DS her son’s first console, and why she’s so fed up of people berating Nintendo.
Why all the hate for the 2DS? As a mother of a toddler I’ve been thinking since day one when he was born what his first console should be. The requirements are of course centred around price and durability first and foremost, as a main console I have decided on Nintendo 64. It’s practically indestructible with a good controller for kids, none of those disc-based things – that’s asking for trouble – and modern consoles since the PS one seem far too delicate in general.", writes Metro.