Nintendo is making moves to remain relevant in the shifting landscape of handheld gaming. That is, to some degree, what the Nintendo 2DS handheld console is all about.
Because this handheld is something of an oddity. Why? The clue's in the number of the name; the 2DS is the latest in the 3DS line, only it drops the key concept from the range: the 3D autostereoscopic display.