Nintendo is offering a terrific Black Fridaydeal on the New Nintendo 3DS: The handheld will be available in the U.
for just $99.
99in two new special-edition designs, the company announced today.
This is the first time that any 3DS model— aside from the Nintendo 2DS, which got a price cut to $79.
99 in mid-May — has beenavailable for less than $100.
Nintendo will be marking the occasion by releasingthe handheld with a new design featuring Mushroom Kingdom artwork, with characters such as Marioand Toad and items like a Fire Flower.
It will be available in two colors, white andblack, starting Nov.
There’s no word on whether this is a temporarydeal for the Black Friday weekend, or a price cut for the holiday season.
Nintendo did notspecify an end date for the offer in its news release.
It’s also unclear if the $99.
99price applies only to the new special-edition hardware, or if all non-XL New 3DS systemswill be available under the deal.
We’ve reached out to Nintendo for clarification,and will update this article with any information we receive.
Update: A Nintendo representative told Polygonthat the $99.
99 price will be available at all U.
retailers, and only for these twospecial-edition models of the New Nintendo 3DS.