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Should you buy a 3DS or not?

Yes, definitely!
242
53.78%
Maybe
62
13.78%
Nope
71
15.78%
Later
75
16.67%
Total votes: 450
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Gumpy
No because you can play Pokemon and Ocarina of Time on your Computer.
Azure_Kite

Gumpyyy wrote:

No because you can play Pokemon and Ocarina of Time on your Computer.
I may have missed something but what does that have to do with anything? are you replying to the poll?
Gumpy

Azure_Kite wrote:

Gumpyyy wrote:

No because you can play Pokemon and Ocarina of Time on your Computer.
I may have missed something but what does that have to do with anything? are you replying to the poll?
Yes I am.
Blazevoir
For Australia and New Zealand people:

http://www.nintendolife.com/news/2014/0 ... t_november

Kwinii
I JUST WISH THIS STUPID 3DS DIDN'T HAVE THAT FUCKIN REGION LOCK GODDAMN THAT FUCKIN IWATA
Azure_Kite
So it seems in Japan KPP is the face of the New 3DS.

Blazevoir
Saw that earlier. Have ALL my wat /deja vu
Azure_Kite
Top Hat Link is fucking awesome though. Would buy Smash Bros. DLC costumes.
Jinxy
Finally got Layton vs Wright.

Game became real dark real fast, but so many new toys to play with in the courtroom~ Only problem is the whole "irrational witness" thing due the very nature of witch trials, so some parts did need some hand holding to get though

Haven't played a Layton game in ages too, so the soundtrack has been extra awesome especially when themes merge
Blazevoir
Just in case you weren't sure about getting a particular launch theme in the recent update:

Themes:


Music from themes:


For the second video, go to these times to hear the corresponding music:

0:01 - Ground Theme from Super Mario Bros. (NES Jumping Mario Theme)
1:28 - Elegance (Hanafuda Theme)
4:11 - Secret Course from Super Mario Sunshine (Stamped Felt and Branded Wood Themes)
6:55 - Chill Time (Chess Board, Stripes and Polka Dots Black & White Themes)
9:54 - Hyrule Main Theme (The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Theme)
13:00 - Summer Time (Polka Dots Gold & White Theme)
16:04 - Toad House from Super Mario 3D Land (Mighty Mushrooms Theme)
17:58 - Happy Time (Stars Black & Gold Theme)
21:48 - Rainbow Run from Super Mario 3D World (Completely Mario, Luigi, Yoshi and Peach Themes)

EDIT: We now get a pink dot notification whenever new Themes come out.

EDIT 2: We can now gift eShop games to others! (Please keep in mind you need a credit/debit card to be able to do so, though.)
AgrarianSkyX
I personally say, don't get the 3DS, get the 2DS! The 2DS is cheaper because it does have 3D (which I never use because it is very difficult to use), and it is a tonne more durable because it doesn't have hinges! I have a 3DS but I am very favorable over the 2DS.
Blazevoir
NotEvenDoomMusic

Blazevoir wrote:

Speaking of which: http://nintendoeverything.com/walmart-w ... ovember-3/
I have no idea if the topic about refurbished (officially from Nintendo) units has been tackled on this topic but i'll throw this in eitherways.
They're always at an all-time low price and there's tons of positive testimonials about how the refurbished ones are almost identical to a brand new unit with almost no visible flaws (very minor scratches and dents).

You can only order those in the US and Canada though, i have no idea why but i'll just toss this in:
Nintedo 2DS - 80$
Nintedo 3DS - 95$
Nintedo 3DS XL - 135$
Wii U Deluxe with Nintendo Land Bundle - 200$

Sometimes they even have special edition units in their storehouse, they cost as little as 5-15 bucks more.


Also, since i've been absent for such a long time i don't know if this again, has been tackled in either of the topics surrounding Nintendo:
Here's some good news for all Europeans

Nintendo of Europe has a promotion going if you're registering a 3DS or 2DS handheld with Super Smash Brothers 3DS or Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire you can get those games as a free download:

  • Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate
    The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds
    Yoshi's New Island
    Kirby: Triple Deluxe
    Mario Golf: World Tour
    Mario Party: Island Tour
    Pokémon Art Academy


It's eligable until the 12th of January 2015.
Also this promotion is running in those countries:
United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Austria, France, Spain, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands, Portugal, Switzerland, South Africa, or Russia.


Live in those parts of the world and wanna grab a free (good) game?
Tell your friends!
Trash Boat
The Legend Of Zelda: Majora's Mask will be released on 3DS(I'm surprised that nobody announced it before)
Blazevoir
Don't really care for it. The Wii U side of today's Nintendo Direct interested me way more.

Full recap:

BrokenArrow
I wanna buy a 3DS but I feel like this is the worst time to get one since the new model will be available soon
Also I'm not a fan of Nintendo's region lock policy they've been using over the past years which is why I never really got in touch with their products
Blazevoir
BrokenArrow
Thought so.
-Anime-
im buying a 3ds for x-mas cant wait!!!
_sparky_
There's a free sonic boom theme in the theme shop now...
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