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Nintendo 3DS XL

Three years in, the Nintendo 3DS handheld has become a seriously good game device -- especially for fans of Nintendo's classic gaming franchises -- and the XL is the one you should buy.

By Feb. 21, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Feb. 21, 2014
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Nintendo 3DS

The Nintendo 3DS successfully offers a glasses-free 3D experience that needs to be seen to be believed. A weak start out of the gate has been all but forgotten thanks to a bevy of compelling releases on online downloadables since launch.

By Mar. 16, 2011

3.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 16, 2011
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Nintendo 2DS

At $130, the 2DS offers a huge array of compelling software and makes for a great entry-level gaming system to the uninitiated first-time gamer. Just be sure to buy a protective case along with it, too.

By Oct. 2, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 2, 2013
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Nintendo Wii Mini

The bare-bones Wii Mini gets rid of many Wii features to just focus on playing disc games, but the stripped-down experience isn't worth the savings.

By Nov. 25, 2013

2.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 25, 2013
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Nintendo Wii (original, Wii Sports bundle)

If you don't mind the dearth of HD graphics, the Nintendo Wii's combination of motion-sensitive controllers, included Wii Sports titles, and emphasis on fun gameplay make the ultra-affordable console hard to resist.

By Nov. 13, 2006

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 13, 2006
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Nintendo Wii U

Despite some clever dual-screen gaming mechanics, the Wii U's lack of compelling exclusive software and an overall unpolished user experience make it tough to recommend in its current state.

By Nov. 17, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating Nov. 17, 2012
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Nintendo Land (Wii U)

Nintendo Land's varied attractions offer plenty of family-friendly fun and make great use of the Wii U's capabilities.

By Nov. 18, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 18, 2012

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A three-step plan to save Nintendo

Let's make this simple: Nintendo is suffering, but there's a logical solution. At the very least, please -- do this.

By Jan. 31, 2014

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Nintendo 3DS Circle Pad Pro

As ugly and cumbersome as it makes the 3DS, the Circle Pad Pro is actually a great-performing accessory that improves the control range of games that it's compatible with.

By Mar. 14, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating Mar. 14, 2012

MSRP: $19.99

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Nintendo: No plans to bring minigames to smartphones

Despite an earlier report that the company might offer free minigames on smartphones to promote console titles, Nintendo says it has no plans to make its software available on smart devices.

By Jan. 29, 2014