Nintendo isn’t abandoning the 3DS and neither should you
With the launch of the Switch, Nintendo has almost entirely moved on from the disappointing Wii U. But the same can’t be said of the Nintendo 3DS. The Switch may occupy a place that straddles the line between a home console and a portable, causing some overlap with the 3DS line. Even still, the future for the handheld looks surprisingly bright, at least in the near term. This month sees the launch of not just a new hardware iteration with the New Nintendo 2DS XL, but also a handful of exciting releases, the kinds of games that feel ideally suited to the dual-screened handheld.
Here’s what Nintendo fans have to look forward to on July 28th and beyond.
New Nintendo 2DS XL
Quite possibly the last revision of the aging hardware, the 2DS XL…