Nintendo 3DS announcement (live blog)

Nintendo finally confirmed the price, availability, and launch titles for its hotly anticipated 3DS gaming console at a Manhattan press event.

Editor's note: This live event has concluded. For a brief rundown of what was announced, check out our summary post . You can also replay our live blog in the Cover It Live module below.

Nintendo released further details of its new Nintendo 3DS handheld today at a press event in Manhattan. The transcript of the live blog as it happened is available below.

Additional 3DS information is available here:

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