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


12:45 PM on 02.10.2014



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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