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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.

February 21, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating February 21, 2014
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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.

October 2, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 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.

November 25, 2013

2.5 stars Editors' rating November 25, 2013
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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.

November 18, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating November 18, 2012
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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.

November 17, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating November 17, 2012
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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.

March 16, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 16, 2011
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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.

March 14, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating March 14, 2012

MSRP: $19.99

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Nintendo Wii Remote Plus

Nintendo has finally released a remote with Wii Motion Plus tech built in, and it's indistinguishable from the classic Wii Remote--in a good way.

November 10, 2010

4 stars Editors' rating November 10, 2010
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Nintendo DSi

While not all previous DS owners should upgrade, the DSi is an ambitious and solidly designed portable gaming system.

April 3, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 3, 2009
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Nintendo Wii Mario Kart Bundle (Spring 2011)

For families and lovers of casual games, the even more affordable Wii still represents the best console bundle value in terms of dollars spent, but it's also the system that's first on deck to be outdated. With the announcement of the Wii U, the Wii is a declining console. Still, its sizable and often unique back library of games is still worth playing.

August 23, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 23, 2011