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Pikachu-themed 3DS XL coming to North America

Nintendo reveals $200 system with 4GB SD card launching later this month at Walmart, Target, Toys R Us, and GameStop.


Nintendo today announced a special Pikachu-themed 3DS XL system will launch at North American retailers March 24 for $200.

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The bundle includes a 4GB SD card and will be available the same day 3DS-exclusive Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity launches at retail in the United States.

The Pikachu 3DS XL system will be available at Walmart, Target, Toys R Us, and GameStop. According to Nintendo, quantities are "limited."

Nintendo yesterday lost a 3DS patent infringement lawsuit over the glasses-free technology used in the portable. The Mario maker was forced to pay former Sony inventor Seijiro Tomita $30.2 million in compensatory damages as a result.

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