Epic adventures await with three new hardware bundles for New Nintendo 3DS, available from June 26th


06/05/2015

6th May 2015 – Nintendo today announces that three new hardware bundles for New Nintendo 3DS, themed around three blockbuster role-playing games, will be available in Europe from 26th June. Inspired by the critically acclaimed titles Xenoblade Chronicles 3D, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, each bundle includes everything a player could hope for with a New Nintendo 3DS system and game, plus options to customise their console with game-specific cover plates and a related HOME Menu theme.

Players who want to explore an enormous game world, filled with memorable characters and moments, could opt for the New Nintendo 3DS + Xenoblade Chronicles 3D Pack*. This bundle offering contains a black New Nintendo 3DS system with a physical copy of Xenoblade Chronicles 3D, black cover plates as well as Xenoblade Chronicles 3D cover plates, plus a download code for the Xenoblade Chronicles 3D: Mechonis HOME Menu theme. Xenoblade Chronicles 3D is built exclusively to take full advantage of the New Nintendo 3DS system’s features including improved controls, more comfortable 3D-viewing, enhanced processing power and built-in amiibo compatibility.

Players hungry for the thrill of the hunt could choose the New Nintendo 3DS + Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate Pack**. This bundle offering contains a black New Nintendo 3DS system with a digital copy of Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, black cover plates as well as black Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate cover plates featuring iconography from the game, plus a download code for the Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate Hunter’s Seal HOME Menu theme. Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is playable on all Nintendo 3DS family systems, but features enhanced camera controls using the C Stick when experienced on New Nintendo 3DS.

Players who are yet to experience the excitement of the latest Pokémon adventure could opt for the New Nintendo 3DS + Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Pack***. This bundle offering contains a white New Nintendo 3DS system with a digital copy of Pokémon Alpha Sapphire, white cover plates as well as Pikachu cover plates, plus a download code for the Pokémon: Pikachu Party HOME Menu theme.

Find out more about the features of our latest handheld consoles at our official New Nintendo 3DS website.

*Xenoblade Chronicles 3D is included as a physical retail copy as part of this bundle offering.

**Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is pre-installed on a 4 GB microSD card as part of this bundle offering.

***Pokémon Alpha Sapphire is pre-installed on a 4 GB microSD card as part of this bundle offering.

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