Another 3DS stolen, hardware disassembled

Another 3DS system has been stolen. New photos which have surfaced show the system's innards for the first time.

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dkblackhawk502933d ago

Okay Nintendo..buff up that damn security!

HolyOrangeCows2933d ago

I'm starting to think that it's a publicity stunt. I mean, come on. Do you really think that they would allow the hardware to keep getting stolen? Even conceivably if the first was taken off of a conveyor belt....Nintendo would have bumped up security and kept better track of each one if they really cared.

What do you think would get more attention and publicity, though? "Nintendo reveals guts of 3DS!" or "3DS Stolen! Disassembled and leaked!"?

Sigh2933d ago


EXACTLY. I think Nintendo learned a lot from Sony's PS3 slim "leaks". Unique way to advertise.

AAACE52933d ago (Edited 2933d ago )

Did you ever consider that a few of them were stolen at the same time and now that the thief has had his/her fun, they sold them off or something!

The good thing is, now that the innards have been leaked, we don't have to wait so long for the Psp2/Phone! Now Sony can just get right to the copying of the tech, put a spin on it and call it their own!

hay2933d ago

Well, it free from of advertising, wouldn't be surprised, I also wouldn't be surpried if it'd be hacked month before release...

fatstarr2932d ago

all the jail break news making the site depressing.

go to the ds page, see actual news.

*gets giddy inside *

:D i love when nintendo launches consoles.

pedrami912933d ago

I keep getting worried the 3DS might get hacked for "homebrew" now that the 3DS hardware got leaked and all.

MGRogue20172933d ago (Edited 2933d ago )

Oh, it will no doubt get hacked.. Eventually

I can assure you of that.

dkgshiz2933d ago

This thing will be hacked. Mobile devices are like childs play when it comes to hacking them.

Baka-akaB2933d ago (Edited 2933d ago )

the moment nintendo announced that it would be region locked for games , the temptation of hacking it probably tripled anyway

lizard812882933d ago

Region locking is gay. all the more reason to hack it

fatstarr2932d ago

no need to fear. its just hardware
if theres no os on it hackers cant do anything yet.
how can you crack something that doesnt exist.

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Otheros002933d ago

How are they able to keep stealing 3ds? Shouldn't unreleased hardware have heavy security in the companies that make them, so they don't get leaked?

Trunkz Jr2933d ago

Big Guard + Sexy Girl Distraction = Free 3DS

Otheros002933d ago

By the way it keeps getting leaked, the 3ds would be hacked way before it comes out.

wiggles2933d ago

screw hacking...the way these things are going, Nintendo won't have anyone to actually sell the product to lol

Neo Nugget2933d ago


When was the first stolen?

ApexHell2933d ago

like a week and a half ago

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