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New Nintendo 3DS XL Pikachu Yellow Edition heading stateside in February

Nintendo's handheld gaming platform still has plenty of life left in it at retail, as a Pikachu-themed New Nintendo 3DS XL model is set to hit North American store shelves in February.
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Get ready to trade your Pokémon during the third global Sun and Moon mission

The first two Pokémon global missions have ended in disappointment, but a chance for redemption is almost here. The third global mission will involve trading, and will hopefully come with a more attainable goal.
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Fire Emblem series will get four new Nintendo games by 2018

Nintendo has announced four separate Fire Emblem games, and all of them are coming by 2018. Fire Emblem Heroes on mobile arrives in February, and will first appear on Google Play before coming to iOS.
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Nintendo’s upcoming ‘Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World’ boasts new features

Nintendo has announced the new content it has in store for its upcoming 3DS platformer Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World, revealing that players can expect all-new levels in addition to platform-specific gameplay modes.
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The 22 best Nintendo 3DS games

The 3DS is home to a large library, including some of the greatest games Nintendo has ever published. Thankfully, we've compiled this list of some of the best games currently available for the handheld, whether you're into role-playing…
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Nintendo issues 3DS exploit bounty for enterprising hackers

Nintendo has reached out to the hacking community with cash rewards for users who report vulnerabilities in Nintendo 3DS system security, revealing that it now plans to address software exploits before they become public knowledge.
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‘Pokémon Sun’ and ‘Moon’ are Nintendo of America’s fastest-selling games ever

Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon are now the fastest-selling games in Nintendo of America's history, breaking the company's previous regional sales records by a significant margin less than a month after launch.
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‘Pokémon Sun’ and ‘Moon’ will feature original ‘Red’ and ‘Blue’ trainers

Nintendo has revealed that the upcoming Pokémon Sun and Moon will feature playable trainer characters from the series' 1990s origins, Pokémon Red and Blue, who will return for a pair of high-stakes, late-game battles.
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‘Pokémon Sun,’ ‘Moon’ data miners extract new characters, Alolan forms from demo

A demo version of Nintendo's upcoming monster-battling role-playing games, Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon, unintentionally revealed dozens of new creatures, forms, and evolutions ahead of the planned November launch of the two…
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New color-swapped Nintendo 2DS units hit retail in November

Nintendo is introducing new color schemes for its Nintendo 2DS family of handheld gaming consoles, revealing that units featuring blue and red faceplate designs are due to launch stateside in time for the holiday season.
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‘Pokémon Sun’ and ‘Moon’ to get post-launch ‘Pokémon Bank’ support

The Pokémon Company revealed this week that the upcoming Nintendo 3DS RPG duo Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon will be upgraded with Pokémon Bank support following their retail debuts later this year.
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‘Mario Sports Superstars,’ ‘Picross 3D Round 2’ lead Nintendo’s new 3DS lineup

Nintendo outlined its upcoming 3DS release schedule as part of Thursday's Nintendo Direct presentation, revealing that the sports-themed minigame compilation Mario Sports Superstars will launch in the spring of 2017.