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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