AceGamez writes: "Until now, much of the hype surrounding the 3DS has (quite rightly) focused upon the handheld’s unique stereoscopic capabilities — the system’s ability to take two-dimensional images and transform them into mind-blowing 3D. However, as our recent hands-on with the device proved, the 3DS is a powerful piece of kit indeed. How, then, does the 3DS compare to its older brother, the DS? And does it still impress once stripped of its sexy 3D? AceGamez investigates…"