The Nintendo 3DS debuts tomorrow in North America, March 27th. The launch 3DS systems will be available in Aqua Blue or Cosmo Black, at $249.99 each. Below is a round-up of where you can get the Nintendo 3DS first at midnight launch events beginning tonight, as well as some last minute pre-order deals to consider. Check below for a list of Nintendo 3DS launch games and accessories as well!
Midnight store openings and launch events:
Nintendo America’s main launch event is taking place at Best Buy in Union Square, New York City. The festivities begin at 9pm tonight. Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime will be there, and the first 300 customers in line will receive a special Nintendo 3DS carrying case. See more details from Nintendo here. Watch for or follow-up coverage here on GamingBits.com on Sunday as well!
Over 800 GameStop stores are opening at midnight to sell the Nintendo 3DS. About 2,700 more will open early Sunday morning at 9am. Check the link above to see if a GameStop store in your area is participating.
Nintendo 3DS online bonus deals:
Save $25 on a Nintendo 3DS game when you purchase a Nintendo 3DS system. View the offer here.
Get a Nintendo 3DS accessory of choice when you buy a Nintendo 3DS system. View the offer here.
Buy one Nintendo 3DS game, get $10 off a second 3DS game. View the offer here.
GameStop is offering a few bundles of the Nintendo 3DS online (see here), which include the following:
3DS Aqua Blue Super Street Fighter IV Bundle
3DS Cosmo Black Super Street Fighter IV Bundle
3DS Cosmo Black Samurai Warriors Chronicles Bundle
3DS Aqua Blue Starter Bundle
3DS Cosmo Black Starter Bundle
Save $5 on select Nintendo 3DS games, with free shipping:
Nintendogs + Cats French Bulldog and New Friends 3DS
Nintendogs + Cats Golden Retriever and New Friends 3DS
Nintendogs + Cats Toy Poodle and New Friends 3DS
Get a free 3DS Flex Case Bundle with the purchase of a Nintendo 3DS. View the offer here.
Walmart is offering a $100 credit trade-up to Nintendo 3DS from previous Nintendo DS systems (up to two systems may be traded in for $200 credit).
Check with your local Walmart store’s Electronic Department. The offer is available in select Walmart stores until April 30 or while supplies last.
Nintendo 3DS launch games:
Combat of Giants Dinosaurs
LEGO Star Wars III The Clone Wars 3D
Madden NFL Football 3DS
Nintendogs + Cats: French Bulldog and New Friends
Nintendogs + Cats: Golden Retriever and New Friends
Nintendogs + Cats: Toy Poodle and New Friends
Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 3D
Ridge Racer 3D
Samurai Warriors Chronicles
Super Monkey Ball 3D
Super Street Fighter IV: 3D Edition
The Sims 3
Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Shadow Wars
Nintendo 3DS accessories:
Nintendo 3DS Crystal Case
Nintendo 3DS Compact Case : Black
Nintendo 3DS EVA Travel Case
Nintendo 3DS EVA Travel Case : Blue
Nintendo 3DS EVA Travel Case : Pink
Nintendo 3DS Hard Pouch : Black
Nintendo 3DS Hard Pouch : Blue
Nintendo 3DS Leather Case
Nintendo 3DS Luxury Leather Case
Nintendo 3DS Metal Case
Nintendo 3DS Protector
Nintendo 3DS Silicone Protector : Black
Nintendo 3DS Silicone Sleeve : Black
Nintendo 3DS Silicone Sleeve : Clear
Nintendo 3DS Silicone Sleeve : Pink
Nintendo Official Core Starter Kit for 3DS
Nintendo Official Executive Case for 3DS
Nintendo Official Expedition Case for 3DS : Blue
Nintendo Official Expedition Case for 3DS : Gray
Nintendo Official Flex Case for 3DS : Black
Nintendo Official Flex Case for 3DS : Gray
Nintendo Official Mini Elite Transporter Case for 3DS : Black
Nintendo Official Mini Elite Transporter Case for 3DS : Blue
Various 3DS bundles and accessories:
3DS Stylus X-tend Pack : Rainbow
3DS Starter Kit : Black
Nintendo 3DS 5 in 1 Starter Pack : Black
Nintendo 3DS 5 in 1 Starter Pack : Blue
Nintendo 3DS 12 in 1 Adventure Pack
Nintendo 3DS 12 in 1 Adventure Pack : Blue
Nintendo 3DS 18 in 1 Premium Pack : Black
Nintendo 3DS 18 in 1 Premium Pack : Blue
Nintendo 3DS 22 in 1 Ultimate Pack : Black
Nintendo 3DS 22 in 1 Ultimate Pack : Blue
Nintendo 3DS Cartridge Storage Solution Box
Nintendo 3DS Game Card Case 24 : Black
Nintendo 3DS Game Card Case 24 : Blue
Nintendo 3DS Game Card Case 24 : Clear
Nintendo 3DS Hand Grip
Nintendo 3DS Inner Earphone : Black
Nintendo 3DS Retractable Metallic Touch Pen (4 pieces)
Nintendo 3DS Stylus Pack, 4 Pieces
Nintendo Official Clean and Protect Kit for 3DS
Nintendo Official Elite Transporter Case for 3DS
Nintendo Official Explorer Starter Kit for 3DS : Black
Nintendo Official Explorer Starter Kit for 3DS : Gray
Watch an overview video of the Nintendo 3DS below. For more details on the Nintendo 3DS, visit www.nintendo.com/3ds.