A few months ago, there was an occurrence in the gaming community that you don’t see very often these days. Near universally shared joy. It was right around E3 2010 when the 3DS was announced, then was enhanced big time during late 2010 when Nintendo announced major details about the new handheld – The release date and price in Japan, specs were leaked, amazing games were revealed, developers were raving with excitement. The majority of the gaming world was impressed, and happy, and anticipatory.
Now, fast forward a few months to a sudden and very negative change.