New Nintendo 3DS & New Nintendo 3DS XL to launch 21st November in Australia and New Zealand
In the first ever Nintendo Direct Australia broadcast today, it was announced that New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS XL will launch 21st November in Australia and New Zealand, at the suggested retail prices* of AU$219.95 and AU$249.95 respectively – AC Adapter sold separately (AU$14.95) or utilised from Nintendo 3DS/3DS XL/2DS/DSi/DSi XL systems. The consoles will be the newest members of the Nintendo 3DS family.
The new C Stick, ZL button and ZR button, which will enhance the play controls of the existing Nintendo 3DS hardware in compatible titles, have been added, and the new “super-stable 3D” function will provide players with a more comfortable 3D gaming experience. Furthermore, the new “NFC feature” built- in for these consoles will enable the use of amiibo™.
As for New Nintendo 3DS, the LCD screens are bigger than those of the existing Nintendo 3DS, and the exterior design of the hardware can be customised simply by exchanging the “cover plates” which will be sold separately.