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Have an issue with your 3DS? We can help you fix it with these common solutions

The Nintendo 3DS has seen its fair share of issues since it launched in 2011, including poor battery life and fragile Circle Pads. Here are some of the most common, as well as the steps you can take to solve them.
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Nintendo 2DS XL vs. Nintendo 3DS XL: Which handheld reigns supreme?

The 3DS family of systems hasn't shown any signs of letting up in the age of the Nintendo Switch. With the New Nintendo 2DS XL in the picture, let's compare the newcomer to the New Nintendo 3DS XL.
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‘Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth’ for Nintendo 3DS arrives to U.S. in June

Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth for the Nintendo 3DS will arrive to the US on June 4. The game, which will feature characters from Persona 3, Persona 4, and Persona 5, will also come in a Showtime Premium Edition.
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This 87-year-old grandma eats, sleeps, and breathes ‘Animal Crossing’

Is there such a thing as too much Animal Crossing? The answer to that is a resounding no, and one 87-year-old grandma knows that. She has logged a ridiculously inspiring 3,580 hours in Animal Crossing: New Leaf over the past four years.
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Nintendo announces new Animal Crossing, Final Fantasy ports, and more

Major announcements were made today during the previously postponed Nintendo Direct that included a new Luigi's Mansion game, a new Animal Crossing game, and more details on Nintendo's upcoming Online Membership.
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Grab the new Pikachu 2DS XL and score a free game and Poké Ball power bank

If you can't get enough Pokémon, this Nintendo 2DS XL deal is for you. This Walmart-exclusive bundle lets you score the new Pikachu-themed 2DS XL, along with a copy of Fire Emblem Warriors and a Poké Ball power bank (a $60 value).
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Nintendo filed a patent for a curious trading card set that uses Amiibo tech

This trading card set seems to be more traditional than other Amiibo products. It is aimed mainly at collecting and trading cards digitally, it does bear some resemblance to the Animal Crossing Amiibo cards.
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Discover one Pokémon’s love of coffee in ‘Detective Pikachu’ for Nintendo 3DS

Detective Pikachu is coming to North America on March 23, bringing a gruff, coffee-obsessed, non-Danny DeVito Pikachu to Nintendo 3DS. A special, super-sized Pikachu Amiibo will be released alongside the game.
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Data miners unearth rare beasts from ‘Pokémon Ultra Sun’ and ‘Ultra Moon’

Ahead of Pokémon Ultra Sun and Moon's launch, data miners found the names of multiple Ultra Beasts, a mythical Pokémon, and a whole bunch more new details, if you absolutely cannot wait until November 17.
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Target is giving away a free Pokémon for 'Pokémon Sun and Moon' players

Add the powerful Level 50 Charizard to your Pokémon Sun or Moon collection with a free download code, part of a Pokémon promotion through Target. You have a limited time to visit the store, so get out there and get hunting!
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‘Fire Emblem Warriors’ gets a release date — and a special edition

Fire Emblem Warriors gives many reasons for fans to be excited. The game officially releases on October 20 alongside a special edition. The special edition includes three CDs, character art, and more.
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'Metroid' users can access 'hard' mode, but its hardest mode is behind paywall

Metroid: Samus Returns is a remake of Metroid II: Return of Samus. In this 3DS update, the game has been given new visuals, mechanics, and difficulty levels. The hard difficulty, called Fusion Mode, is locked behind an amiibo paywall.
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Six must-have Nintendo 3DS games you can score for $20 or less

Since its 2011 launch, the Nintendo 3DS has built up an awesome library of must-have titles and now is a great time to score ones you might have missed. These are our six favorite games you can get right now for $20 or less.
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Where can you find a Nintendo 3DS? Here’s where to buy

The Nintendo 3DS has been around for more than half a decade, but it's almost impossible to find at times. Here's where to look, whether you prefer to shop online or in-store.
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‘Pokémon Stars’ may have been teased with new line of merchandise

A new line of Cosmog-centric merchandise may have just accidentally revealed the Switch-exclusive Pokémon Stars. Rumors of the game began back in November but have remained mostly quiet ever since.
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Mario and company play soccer, golf, more in new 'Mario Sports Superstars' trailer

The latest trailer for Mario Sports Superstars offers a look at all five sports that are set to be contested by the citizens of the Mushroom Kingdom; soccer, baseball, horse racing, tennis, and golf.
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‘Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS’ seems great for players, less so for creators

'Super Mario Maker' for Nintendo 3DS brings nearly everything from the Wii U, but leaves creators somewhat stranded.
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Time to upgrade your 3DS SD card: 'Pokémon Sun,' 'Moon' need more than 3GB each

Looking forward to downloading digital copies of Pokémon Sun and Moon for your Nintendo 3DS next month? You may need to upgrade your external storage, as Nintendo confirmed that Pokémon Sun and Moon are large enough to max out a stock 3DS…