Quick Answer: Is The 3ds Dead 2020?

Is the 3ds being discontinued?

3DS will not be discontinued this year, confirms Nintendo President. Calls for the 3DS to be offed have been loud pretty much since the Switch was first revealed. So, Nintendo doesn’t really have any reason to ditch the handheld completely until it starts losing the company money.

What 3ds games are coming out in 2020?

10 Upcoming 3DS Games of 2019, 2020 & Beyond

  • Shakedown Hawaii. A game that’s been a long time coming has finally confirmed a release.
  • Timespinner.
  • Shovel Knight: King of Cards.
  • Super Mighty Power Man.
  • The Great Ace Attorney 2.
  • League Of Evil.
  • RISE: Race The Future.
  • 0000.

How much longer will the 3ds be supported?

That’s eight years of support, which is no small number for any game machine. The 3DS came out in early 2011, which means it’s going to tie the DS’ lifespan soon—then surpass it. “We are even preparing new software for release in 2019 and beyond,” Nintendo’s then-president Tatsumi Kimishima said in April.

Are Nintendo 3ds still being made?

In June 2019, Nintendo confirmed that first party game development had ceased but that the system would continue to be supported through the near future. In November 2019, Nintendo announced it would continue to support the 3DS through 2020.

Are DS games still being made?

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.

Should I buy a Nintendo switch or 3ds?

One massive advantage the Switch has over the 3DS: It’s a home console and a portable console. The Switch is the perfect mix of Nintendo’s two greatest strengths in gaming hardware. The 3DS, by comparison, feels tremendously limited. Games don’t look as good, and it can only be played in handheld mode.

Is Nintendo discontinuing the 2ds?

The Nintendo 2DS is a handheld game console produced by Nintendo. The Nintendo 2DS was discontinued in North America on February 8, 2020, leaving the New 2DS XL the only 3DS model to still be in production worldwide.

Why did Nintendo discontinue 3ds?

Nintendo discontinued the production of the New 3DS and N3DS XL systems because they came out with the New 2DS XL. They did this 80% because the Switch was already out, 10% because many players complained that tHe 3D hUrTs mY EyEs, and 10% because developers quit making their games support stereo 3D.

Does 3ds online still work?

There’s no need to overreact! Nintendo haven’t announced anything about the 3DS’s online services being closed. If the Wii Shop can last from 2006 until 2019, I think that at least the 3DS eShop, if not the whole online service for the system will last until about 2021-2022 at the earliest.