New Nintendo 2DS XL includes a C Stick and ZL/ZR Buttons, giving expanded control options in compatible games. The C Stick allows for sensitive controls depending on how hard you press.
Near-field communication (NFC) is built into the lower screen. If you touch an amiibo (sold separately) against it while enjoying compatible software, you can read and write data on the amiibo and enhance your games in surprising new ways!
New Nintendo 2DS XL plays all existing Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo DS games* in 2D, including New Nintendo 3DS titles such as Super Nintendo Virtual Console games.
Enjoy improved performance that allows for faster download speeds and software loading times.
It's easy to expand the storage with microSD cards, giving you even more space to store downloadable games.
Head out on a hilariously quirky quest with your favourite Mii characters in Miitopia for Nintendo 3DS family systems! Who will you take with you? Read more
Discover the tiny world of the Pikmin on Nintendo 3DS family systems in Hey! PIKMIN, a charming side-scrolling adventure game. Read more
Animal Crossing: New Leaf - Welcome amiibo
The official Nintendo of Europe website for Animal Crossing: New Leaf. Start a new life as mayor of your own town and create the perfect place to live, only on Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo 3DS XL! Read more
Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World
Join Yoshi in a dyed-in-the-wool platformer that's bursting with crafty colours and textures in Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World for Nintendo 3DS! Read more
New Super Mario Bros. 2
New Super Mario Bros. 2 on Nintendo 3DS. Mario returns in a side-scrolling action adventure, packed with great power-ups and crammed with coins! Read more
Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon
In Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon for Nintendo 3DS family systems, there's a new world, new Pokémon, and new adventures to discover! See more
Please note: the stylus and microSDHC memory card are stored in the system out of the box.
*All Nintendo 3DS software can be played on New Nintendo 2DS XL, including New Nintendo 3DS software, in 2D. Software from other regions cannot be used. It is not possible to play Nintendo DS games that require accessories.
08/03/2018 | Nintendo 3DS XL, Nintendo Switch, New Nintendo 2DS XL
Nintendo Direct presentation highlights many upcoming games for Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS family systems
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