U.S. SNES-inspired Nintendo 3DS XL will be released in North America next month

Chunky Power/Reset buttons sadly inoperable

Nintendo are to release a New Nintendo 3DS XL console, visually designed to reflect the look of the U.S Super Nintendo. The console is expected to launch on November 27 as an Amazon exclusive release.

As a bonus gift, the handheld will come with a digital copy of 1992 classic Super Mario Kart, which an be downloaded for the SNES Virtual Console. The retro-looking unit also features the American violet and lavender colour scheme for its buttons.

The Nintendo New 3DS XL – Super NES Edition is available for pre-order on Amazon, priced at $200.

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