History Says The 3DS is Doomed.......

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5 years ago#1
http://ds.ign.com/articles/118/1184980p1.html

Not my words.
But, from the professional writers of this site.

I'm not sure what to make of it. But, I wouldn't be surprised.
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5 years ago#2
The Nintendo DS only got a price drop after Nintendo released the DS Lite over a year and a half later.

Factually incorrect.

I think.
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5 years ago#4
History says Nintendo handhelds always do ridiculously well, last time I checked :\
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5 years ago#5
Maybe doomed has a new meaning.
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5 years ago#6
RPG_THEORlST posted...
Doom is far different from mediocrity, which the GCN and N64 achieved. And I would love for the 3DS to fail, but I don't see "doom" like the Virtua Boy.

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5 years ago#7
History says Mario Kart and platforming Mario do well over the holidays.

I don't think we've seen both in the same holiday season ever though
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5 years ago#8
cheeseyrox2 posted...
The Nintendo DS only got a price drop after Nintendo released the DS Lite over a year and a half later.

Factually incorrect.

I think.


I recall the price being cut to $129 just 9 months after launch. Even then, I don't think the system sold all that well, until Mario Kart DS and NSMB were released.
5 years ago#9
That's what I thought too. I thought the DS launched at $170 and then got a $40 price cut.

It's kinda hard to find stuff like that now though, and it's been a while, lol. But yeah, DS was launched in 2004. I didn't even really hear about it until 2006, after NSMBDS.
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5 years ago#10
To quote You're The Best, "History repeats itself, try and you'll succeed."
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