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Yoshi's New Island getting a limited 3DS console bundle

12:45 PM on 02.10.2014 // Steven Hansen
  @dtoidsteven

Et tu, Yoshi?

Not that I'm complaining, but I am starting to get a bit confused at just how many limited edition 3DS's Nintendo plans on releasing. Is it to plant a "collect 'em all" mentality? Are the nostalgia mainlines every few months a business strategy to recapture old fans or prompt sporadic double dip purchases from existing 3DS players? 

Japan just got a nice Theatrhythm: Final Fantasy one, while a Yoshi's New Island console (bundled with the game, of course) popped up sans pictures on a retailer's website and subsequently had its veracity confirmed by IGN.

The bundle will be priced at $200, same as the Link Between Worlds 3DS XL, and available in North America on March 14, when Yoshi's New Island is expected. Don't have a 3DS yet but like Yoshi's Island so much that this is the system for you, sight unseen?

Yoshi's New Island 3DS XL Bundle Leaked [IGN]




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destructoid's previous coverage:
Yoshi's New Island


  Jul 21

Best Buy is doing buy one, get one for 3DS games this week

It's a mostly good selection of games, at that


  Mar 13

Review: Yoshi's New Island

'New' is going a bit too far


  Mar 11

This live action Yoshi commercial is bonkers

Yoshi wrecks this kid's backyard, what an asshole


  Mar 03

See 19 minutes of Yoshi's New Island for yourself

Play them all at once and see how long the overlapping music takes to drive you insane.


  Feb 27

Meet Yoshi's New Island, same as the old island

I landed on Yoshi's New Island & knew just what I'd Yo-see


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