Nintendo Introduces Crystal Red and Crystal Blue Nintendo 2DS Systems

In a press release sent to Gaming Cypher this morning, Nintendo introduced the Crystal Red and Crystal Blue Nintendo 2DS systems.

Nintendo News: The Choice This Holiday Season is Crystal Clear: Nintendo Introduces Crystal Red and Crystal Blue Nintendo 2DS Systems

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– With a durable design and lower price point, Nintendo 2DS is a great first-time system for kids or anyone new to portable gaming. Its unique combination of video game fun and value will become even clearer on Nov. 21 when Nintendo launches new Crystal Red and Crystal BlueNintendo 2DS systems at a suggested retail price of $99.99 each. Kids will love the slick semi-transparent design, and gamers of all ages will enjoy having access to a library of more than 3,000 games, including the recently launched Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and other great games like Mario Kart 7 and Animal Crossing: New Leaf.
On Nov. 21, Nintendo launches new Crystal Red and Crystal Blue Nintendo 2DS systems at a suggested r ...
On Nov. 21, Nintendo launches new Crystal Red and Crystal Blue Nintendo 2DS systems at a suggested retail price of $99.99 each. (Photo: Business Wire)

The Crystal Red and Crystal Blue systems are launching alongside Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, the next great Pokémonadventures coming to retail stores, Nintendo.com and the Nintendo eShop at a suggested retail price of $39.99 each.

The Nintendo 2DS system plays all Nintendo 3DS games in 2D, is backward compatible with a huge library of Nintendo DS games and also offers the ability to download games from the Nintendo eShop. The system maintains many of the same hardware and connected features as Nintendo 3DS such as touch-screen controls, StreetPass, Miiverse and online multiplayer functionality. Without any hinges, Nintendo 2DS is an affordable, durable gaming system and offers a great entry point into the Nintendo hand-held experience.

What did you think? Will you be getting getting the new 2DS for this Holiday?

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Source: Press Release