Quick Answer: Are DS Games Still Being Made?

Do they still make DS games?

If the DSi and DSi XL are the only DS units that Nintendo still makes then that means that Nintendo no longer manufactures machines that can play GBA games.

The Nintendo 3DS and 2DS both play DS games, so even if the DS hardware is slowly fading away, the DS software line-up is still relevant.

Is the DS discontinued?

End of an Era: Nintendo DS Officially Being Discontinued Worldwide. The greatest handheld ever sold, arguably the best system of last generation, and indeed, all time is being discontinued. At the end of its lifespan, the Nintendo DS stood at 153.87 million units sold worldwide.

When did they stop making DS games?

Nintendo DS

A blue original Nintendo DS
Release dateNA: November 21, 2004 JP: December 2, 2004 AU: February 24, 2005 EU: March 11, 2005
Lifespan2004–2014
Discontinued2013
Units sold154.02 million worldwide (as of June 30, 2016) (details)

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Will there be a new DS in 2019?

The same could be said for the Nintendo DS before it, and the Game Boy Advance before that. It’s more than just a rumor, it’s entirely likely that Nintendo will release new iterations of the Nintendo Switch. And 2019 is said to be the year that we’ll see the first of those iterations.

Is the 3ds Dead 2020?

Nintendo’s 3DS support will continue into 2020. To that end, Bowser says that Nintendo doesn’t yet consider the 3DS, in The Verge’s words, a ‘dead platform’ and that its current plans see it supporting the “3DS this holiday and into 2020.”

Should I buy a 3ds or a switch?

There’s no getting around it: Nintendo’s 3DS is far less expensive than the Switch, by at least $100. If you’re looking at price alone, the 3DS is the better deal by a long shot. You can get the largest, newest version of the 3DS — aptly named the “New 3DS XL” — with a game included for somewhere in the range of $150.

Which DS model is the best?

For DS games. DSi XL is the best model to play. For 3DS it is either New 3DS XL/2DS XL.

What’s the newest DS out?

New Nintendo 2DS XL

Nintendo’s latest DS console is somewhat of a compromise between the other two – and as far as we’re concerned, it’s the best of the lot.

Is it worth buying a 3ds in 2019?

Even though the 3DS is preparing to perform its swan song, the console is still worth purchasing in 2019 for its excellent library. The 3DS is also much smaller than the Nintendo Switch, making it the most portable of Nintendo’s recent hardware.