Osaka elementary schools to require Nintendo DS for every student

Believe it or not, there are some schools in Japan that actually require their students to own a Nintendo DS.

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poindat2967d ago

Oh you know those Japanese, always one step ahead of the rest of the world.

Mikerra172967d ago

the sales will just keep going up and up

Bnet3432967d ago (Edited 2967d ago )

Not surprising, I just got that game where it teaches you how to speak english for my mom. DS is a wonderful little device that can teach you things. If you do not have one, you suck. :)

FarEastOrient2967d ago

Gotta brainwash the kids some how! >_>

ThanatosDMC2967d ago

Wouldnt a tablet be better for writing and learning? Sure it's portable but you can only write so much in that little amount of surface area. Not to mention people are lazy and would sneak games onto their DSs.

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swiftshot932967d ago

DS is really good. Has some freaking fantastic games. I love nintendo for it, but i wish for the wii to die. IMO the wii is the worst console of all time.

Bnet3432967d ago

QFT. DS is good, Wii is garbage.

Microsoft Xbox 3602967d ago

Gaming just got serious. lol.

Kulupoo2967d ago

Gaming is always srs bznz, haha
I wish my university require everyone to have a DS...

Kevin McCallister2967d ago

Makes sense. There are tons of Katakana, Hiragana, and Kanji DS games that teachers could implement into their curriculum, along with other educational games.

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